Russian lunar base under development !

Roscosmos seems to not abandoning plans for Moon exploration. One of the main research and development institutions in Russian space industry, Central Research Institute of Machine Building (TsNIIMash) announced about starting preliminary research of lunar base for 12 cosmonauts. These plans are not something new in the history of Russian space program. Ambitious goals for creating […]

New task for TsNIIMASH !

Russian Central Research Institute of Machine Building (TsNIImash) will start developing next stage of the new system for early warning for Near Earth Objects with trajectories potentially colliding with Earth. On Friday, June 3, 2016, ”Izviestia” announced that Russian company managed by state corporation Roscosmos, TsNIImash, will continue development of ASPOS early warning system to help in protecting […]

“FEDERATION” scheduled for 2025 to the first Moon mission

New Russian spacecraft “Federation” will probably start regular manned missions from 2025. According to TASS news agency Roscosmos is planning to start regular flights to Moon orbit from 2025 with new “Federation” spacecraft. “Federation” is under development since 2008, when Russia cancelled participation in joint project of new spacecraft with ESA. New spacecraft will replace in […]