Made in Ukraine – proposition for replacement of RD-180 from SSAU

Is it possible that Ukrainian space industry, which recently passed through rough time and was strongly affected with economic crisis, will beat Russian competitor on American market? Millions of USD granted for research and development to American companies surely will finally resolve lack of American rocket engine with comparable parameters to RD-180. But what is […]

Vostochny ready for first launch and for the long holidays

Vostochny cosmodrome, most impressive investment of Russian space industry in recent years, at last became┬áready for the first launch. Unfortunately it will be first and last launch before over one year┬áperiod of suspending launches from Vostochny. It seems that Vostochny Cosmodrome will be fully operational not in 2016 but in 2017 or even 2018. First […]