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20.06.2019
Glavkosmos held several talks at the Le Bourget Aerospace Show
Glavkosmos is taking part in the 53rd International Aerospace Show in Le Bourget, France as part of the joint Roscosmos delegation. On the sidelines of the Show, Glavkosmos representatives have had several talks with the companies and entities from France, Italy, Belgium, Germany, Turkey, the United Arab Emirates, Malaysia, Korea, Mexico, and the United States, […]
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18.06.2019
Glavkosmos and MXSpace sign a memorandum of cooperation
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14.06.2019
Pre-launch processing of 33 secondary payload satellites at Vostochny
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08.05.2019
Glavkosmos and ILS: joint work on the international market
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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.
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On April 4, 2019, Glavkosmos JSC, under a contract with Arianespace, launched four communication satellites of O3b Networks, a subsidiary of Luxembourg-based satellite communications operator SES. The name O3b stands for “Other 3 billions”, which refers to the world's population, where broadband Internet is not available right now. Thanks to the O3b satellites, the Internet will come to them.
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Soyuz-2.1a became the first rocket launched from the new Russian space center Vostochny. The historical launch was conducted on April 28, 2016.