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"Roskosmos" lied with the "Science"

The multifunctional laboratory module "Science" will receive the fuel tanks of the upper stage "Frigate". This was reported to TASS by a source in the rocket and space industry following a meeting held in the Rocket and Space Corporation Energia with the participation of Dmitry Rogozin, Director General of Roscosmos. “It was decided to produce […]

"Roskosmos" eliminates the "ballast" of land and people

The Moscow site of the “Khrunichev Center” occupies a “vast territory”, part of which “is a certain ballast”, said Alexey Varochko, general director of the Roscosmos enterprise, to the Kommersant publication. According to the manager, “this should be boldly spoken about, part of the territory has not been used since 1986”. “Sometime since 1994, construction […]

Medvedev called "Roskosmos" the worst performer of the Federal Target Program

The government has questions for the implementation by Roscosmos of the federal targeted program (FTP), Interfax reports a statement by Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev. “24 FTPs, most of which, according to the Ministry of Economic Development, are generally performed quite effectively. Questions remain on the implementation of only one federal targeted program for which Roskosmos […]

"Roskosmos" will continue to perforate in zero gravity

After drilling a hole in the housing of the domestic compartment of the Soyuz MS-09 manned spacecraft, traces of metallic dust remained, reports RIA Novosti with the statement of Roskosmos CEO Dmitry Rogozin. According to him, the state corporation has not yet decided on the reasons for “why the chips were found in certain places […]

"Roskosmos" sent the fastest "Progress" to the ISS

Roscosmos launched the Progress MS-11 transport cargo ship from the Baikonur cosmodrome. The broadcast was conducted on the website of the state corporation. The launch of the Soyuz-2.1a launch vehicle took place on April 4 at 14:01 Moscow time. Sending will take place on an ultrashort scheme, in which the spacecraft will make only two […]

"Roskosmos" tore the release of "Angara"

Omsk "Flight" (a branch of the Moscow "Center Khrunichev") tore the timing of the release of the second light and third heavy rockets of the Angara family, RIA Novosti reports. According to the order signed by the director of Polet, Viktor Shuliko, the delay in the production of carriers in 2019 ranges from three months […]

NASA pointed out the unreliability of "Roskosmos"

The American side has suspended the production of matrix receivers for the promising Russian orbital telescope "Spektr-M" ("Millimetron"). This was reported to RIA Novosti by the head of the Astro-cosmic Center of the Physical Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences (FI RAS or LPI) Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences Nikolai Kardashev. The […]