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17.09.2019
GLAVKOSMOS AT THE WORLD SATELLITE BUSINESS WEEK: NEW IDEAS AND PROSPECTS FOR COOPERATION
From September 9 to 13, 2019, representatives of Glavkosmos (part of Roscosmos) took part in the annual conference, the World Satellite Business Week, in Paris. On the sidelines of the event, the Glavkosmos delegation met with representatives of the leading companies in the industry from Asia, South America, and the Middle East. The topics discussed […]
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04.09.2019
Glavkosmos and Exolaunch have signed a contract for deploying a cluster of small satellites
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29.08.2019
GLAVKOSMOS HAS BECOME A SINGLE OPERATOR FOR THE INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS OF ROSCOSMOS
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28.08.2019
Glavkosmos and Sberbank signed a cooperation agreement
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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.