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  • Russia and China envision joint space exploration

    Tomasz NowakowskiJuly 23rd, 2016

    Russia and China are discussing broad cooperation in the field of space exploration. Both countries have said they are willing to collaborate in a wide range of areas, including joint missions to the Moon and Mars.

  • Russia establishes State Corporation Roscosmos

    Tomasz NowakowskiJuly 18th, 2015

    Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a federal law establishing the State Corporation Roscosmos, the Kremlin press service reported on Monday, July 13: “The Federal Law aims to improve the management system in the space sector and maintain and develop the space and rocket industry’s scientific and production potential in the interests of strengthening Russia’s defense […]

  • ‘Old deficiency’ in engine design caused Proton-M crash, says Russian deputy PM

    Tomasz NowakowskiMay 27th, 2015

    According to Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin, the Proton-M rocket crash on May 16 was caused by a long-standing flaw in the design of the engines.

  • Vostochny report part 3: Hunger games

    Tomasz NowakowskiMay 3rd, 2015

    “We have worked four months without a paycheck! Save the workers! We want to work!” More than 500 people including fitters, welders, and crane operators claim they have not received any money for four months. That was two weeks ago, but earlier in April, 100 workers went on strike and 26 started a hunger strike. […]

  • Vostochny report part 1: all the right people

    Tomasz NowakowskiMarch 9th, 2015

    Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin tours the progress at Vostochny cosmodrome construction site every month. On Feb. 27, he went to inspect the facilities, and then held a working meeting with representatives of the Russian Federal Space Agency Roscosmos and Federal Agency for Special Construction Spetsstroy.

  • Report: Former Energia head – ISS could remain on orbit through 2028

    Jason RhianJanuary 1st, 2015

    After a year’s worth of statements that, among other things, Russia would cease its involvement with the International Space Station (ISS ) and that it was going to field its own space station by 2017 – a former member of Russia’s aerospace industry has stated Russia could stay with the ISS as long as 2028, or, at […]