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Visit | Trip Advisory  | 08.06.21

Roscosmos’ Company Offered Space Tourists Flight to ISS for 30 Days


The Joint Stock Company “Glavkosmos” which is a subsidiary of the “Roscosmos” state corporation has opened a section on its website with information about space tourism, TASS reports. The basic programme includes medical examination, training, flight, stay on the ISS, return, and post-flight rehabilitation.   It is noted that among the additional proposals for future tourists

Recommended | Business | Technology | Videos  | 02.06.21

Live Stream: Russians in Outer Space [Video]


Russian cosmonauts went into outer space, RIA Novosti reports. As it was previously reported, Oleg Novitsky and Pyotr Dubrov will stay there for approximately 6 hours and 50 minutes.   The Russian members of the ISS crew have to prepare the docking compartment before the arrival of the ‘Nauka’ multifunctional laboratory module and replace the

Events | Visit  | 20.05.21

Russian Cosmonauts to Go Into Outer Space for Almost 7 Hours


The spacewalk of Russian ISS crewmembers, Oleg Novitsky and Pyotr Dubrov, on June 2, 2021, will last approximately 6 hours and 50 minutes, TASS reports with reference to the press service of the ‘Roscosmos’ State Space Corporation.    It is specified that the crew will exit the hatch of the “Poisk” small research module at

Culture | Visit  | 10.05.21

Immortal Regiment: Russian Cosmonaut Joined Online Action From ISS


The Roscosmos cosmonaut, Oleg Novitsky, who is currently aboard the International Space Station (ISS) has joined the “Immortal Regiment” campaign.   Бессмертный полк на борту Международной космической станции — уже семейная традиция! Вечная память! pic.twitter.com/bU6mUBZKTn — Oleg Novitskiy (@novitskiy_iss) May 9, 2021 “The immortal regiment aboard the International Space Station is already a family tradition! Memory

Recommended | Business | Technology  | 04.05.21

Female Cosmonaut to Become Russian Crew Member


The only woman in the Russian cosmonaut corps, Anna Kikina, joined the crew for a flight to the ISS in 2022, RIA News reports with reference to a source in the rocket and space industry.   “Crews are scheduled for the flight in 2022. Oleg Artemyev, Denis Matveev, and Sergey Korsakov will be preparing for the

Recommended | Events | Visit | Videos  | 18.04.21

Three ISS Crew Members Returned to Earth [Video]


The descent vehicle of the Soyuz MS-17 manned spacecraft with three crew members of the International Space Station (ISS) landed in the Kazakh steppe southeast of the city of Zhezkazgan. The landing was broadcast on the Roscosmos official website.   It is specified that Russian cosmonauts Sergey Ryzhikov and Sergey Kud-Sverchkov, as well as American

Recommended | Events | Fun | Music | Videos  | 12.04.21

Russian Cosmonauts Send Congratulations on Cosmonautics Day From ISS [Video]


Roscosmos cosmonauts, Sergey Ryzhikov, Sergey Kud-Sverchkov, Oleg Novitsky, and Pyotr Dubrov, who are onboard the International Space Station (ISS), congratulated everyone on the 60th anniversary of Yuri Gagarin’s flight into space, the state space corporation’s press service reports.    On April 12, the world celebrates Cosmonautics Day. In 2021, it is 60 years since the

Recommended | Events | Visit | Videos  | 09.04.21

Russian Rocket Launched From Baikonur [Video]


Today, on April 9, 2021, at 10.42 am Moscow time, the Russian Soyuz-2.1a carrier rocket with the manned spacecraft Y. A. Gagarin (Soyuz MS-18) was launched from the launchpad No. 31 of the Baikonur cosmodrome, the press service of the ‘Roscosmos’ State Space Corporation reports.   The Soyuz-2.1a launch vehicle launched the spacecraft into orbit

Recommended | Business | Technology  | 06.04.21

Carrier Rocket With Gagarin Ship to Be Launched From Baikonur


The ‘Soyuz-2.1a’ launch vehicle was installed on the launch complex of site No. 31 (“Vostok” launch complex) of the Baikonur cosmodrome to launch the ‘Y. Gagarin’ (Soyuz MS-18) manned spacecraft with three crew members on board, TASS reports.   It is noted that the rocket bears a sticker with the official emblem of the 60th anniversary

Recommended | Culture | Visit | Videos  | 08.03.21

Russian Cosmonauts Congratulated Women on March 8 [Video]


Russian cosmonauts, Sergey Kud-Sverchkov and Sergey Ryzhikov, congratulated Russian women on March 8 from the International Space Station. The video was published on the Roscosmos official website.    “Dear women, lovely mothers, grandmothers, sisters, dear wives and daughters! We congratulate you on the beginning of spring! Spring is a time of renewal, awakening, and flourishing

Fun | Movies  | 05.03.21

Casting for ISS: Moscow Girls to Be Filmed in Space


Almost three thousand Russian girls took part in the casting announced by Channel One for the lead role in the first feature film to be shot in space, TASS reports with reference to the channel’s general director Konstantin Ernst.   It is noted that about three thousand girls have already taken part in the casting.

Events | Visit  | 10.02.21

Roskosmos Confirmed Russian Rocket Launch to ISS


The launch of the Soyuz-2.1a carrier rocket, which will launch the Progress MS-16 transport and cargo vehicle into orbit is scheduled for February 15, 2021, from the Baikonur cosmodrome.  It is noted that specialists from RSC Energia and specialized enterprises of Roscosmos have already docked Progress MS-16 with the transition compartment of the third stage

Recommended | Business | Technology  | 04.02.21

Space Robots to Appear in Russia 2023-2024


The Scientific Production Association (NPO) “Android Technology” plans that the first robots that can intelligently interact with cosmonauts will appear in 2023-2024, TASS reports.  It is noted that the blocks that are being developed now will allow robots to interact with cosmonauts in an intelligent mode. The NPO employees clarified that certain blocks of artificial