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Business | Technology  | 15.07.21

Russia Started Testing Super-Fast Flight to ISS


The superfast scheme that allows crews to get to the International Space Station (ISS) in an hour and a half, began to be tested during the flight of the Progress MS-17 cargo vehicle, RIA Novosti reports with reference to the press service of the Roscosmos space corporation.   It is specified that the Progress MS-17 spacecraft

Fun | Movies  | 15.07.21

Space Explorers: Documentary Series Nominated for Primetime Emmy Award


The “Space Explorers” documentary series in virtual reality format by the Canadian company Felix&Paul Studios has been nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award in the “Outstanding Interactive Programmes” category, according to the official website of the Russian state space corporation (Roscosmos).   The series tells about human space exploration and includes both terrestrial episodes about the

Business | Technology  | 14.07.21

Roscosmos Presented Science Module Emblem


Roscosmos has published the emblem of the Multifunctional Laboratory Module (MLM) “Science” which is to leave for the ISS on July 21, 2021. The emblem has a look typical of the style of Russian manned missions, TASS reports.  The Science module is intended for the implementation of the Russian programme of scientific and applied research

Recommended | Business | Technology  | 15.06.21

Russia to Launch About 300 Civil Satellites


Russia is going to launch about 300 civil spacecraft by 2030 to provide global communications and the Internet of things, as stated in the presentation by the First Deputy General Director of the Federal State Unitary Enterprise Space Communications, Alexander Ganin, presented at the International Navigation Forum in Moscow, TASS reports.  It is planned that

Recommended | Business | Technology  | 10.06.21

Roscosmos to Create Uniform for Russian Bikers


The state corporation Roscosmos plans to consider the possibility of creating a domestic engine for a motorcycle and a protective uniform for bikers at one of its enterprises, TASS reports with reference to the general director of the state corporation Dmitry Rogozin.   “Protective uniform for motorcyclists is a whole science. We will give instructions to

Recommended | Business | Technology  | 09.06.21

Russian Space Station Can Stay in Orbit Forever


The promising Russian orbital service station will have an open architecture, which will allow it to stay in orbit forever, TASS reported with reference to the general director of Roscosmos Dmitry Rogozin.  The general director noted that the corporation’s specialists plan to make an open architecture, which means the possibility of replacing a module that

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

Recommended | Business | Technology | Videos  | 26.04.21

Russian Rocket Launched From Vostochny Cosmodrome [Video]


The launch of the Soyuz-2.1b rocket from the Vostochny cosmodrome took place today, on April 26, 2021, the press service of the ‘Roscosmos’ state space corporation reports.   The Soyuz-2.1b rocket was launched from the Vostochny cosmodrome at 1.14 am Moscow time. It is noted that all 36 British ‘OneWeb’ satellites have been successfully launched into