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20.02.2019
Official contradiction
Glavkosmos reports that in the article published on Geospatialworld.net on February 19, 2019, a typo was made in the paragraph “Creation of a new human spaceship, Federation, is underway. The ship is expected to be ready by the test campaign of the new Soyuz-5 launcher, the flight tests of which are scheduled for 2023”. The […]
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18.02.2019
DMITRY LOSKUTOV: “THE MIDDLE EAST COUNTRIES ARE PROMISING PARTNERS FOR THE RUSSIAN SPACE COMPANIES”
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13.02.2019
Glavkosmos expands the social networks presence
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01.02.2019
Glavkosmos took part in a business mission in France
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Interesting facts 1/3
On July 15, 1975 Soyuz-19 spaceship was lifted aboard Soyuz-U launch vehicle. It was the first international space flight with the docking of Apollo, a US spaceship. The famous Soyuz-Apollo docking was a historical event and a symbol of rapprochement between the two superpowers in the period of détente during the long-lasting Cold War.
Interesting facts 2/3
Soyuz spaceship was used for the first commercial space flight coordinated by Glavkosmos. In December 1990, a Japanese journalist Toyohiro Akiyama became a member of the crew delivered to MIR space station.
Interesting facts 3/3
Soyuz-2.1a became the first rocket launched from the new Russian space center Vostochny. The historical launch was conducted on April 28, 2016.