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18.06.2019
Glavkosmos and MXSpace sign a memorandum of cooperation
On June 18, 2019, Director General of Glavkosmos (part of Roscosmos State Corporation) Dmitry Loskutov and Director General of the Mexican association “Iniciativa Espacial Mexicana MXSpace A.C.” Jose Humberto Torres España signed the Memorandum of Understanding on Cooperation at the 53rd international aviation and aerospace exhibition Le Bourget-2019. The document is aimed at the development […]
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08.05.2019
Glavkosmos and ILS: joint work on the international market
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29.04.2019
Russia and China discussed cooperation in Space
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25.04.2019
Glavkosmos took part in GLEC-2019
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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.