The 2-nd Corporate Championship Young Professionals of ROSCOSMOS – 2017 opened in Samara
June 26, 2017
The Championship of cross-industry professions by professional skills according to WorldSkills standards opened in Samara at the Litvinov Creative Palace. More than 700 people took part in the ceremony: participants, experts, guests of the Championship and others.
ROSCOSMOS, RSC Energia and RT: Space 360 Project is the US International Film & Video Festival winner
June 21, 2017
General Director of ROSCOSMOS State Corporation Igor KOMAROV in a video greeting wished the participants of the Championship success in a fair fight. He emphasized that without our youth the development of national cosmonautics is impossible.
Space 360 project video clip of the international information TV channel RT prepared together with the State Corporation ROSCOSMOS and RSC Energia, received the major award of the US International Film & Video Festival under the notion of Documentary: video in 360° format.
Energia will participate in the second industry championship Young Professionals of Roscosmos in Samara
June 21, 2017
Space 360 is a unique innovation project which has already gathered more than 22 millions of views in Facebook social network and on YouTube video hosting. Everybody interested in space visited the ISS modules, learned about the appointment of each of them, and also celebrated the New Year together with the cosmonauts in weightlessness and went in for sport with them.
Employees of the Energia Corporation will take part in the second corporate championship of cross-industry working professions by professional skills Young professionals of Roscosmos according to WorldSkills standards. It will be held in Samara on the base of TsSKB Progress from June 24 – 29. It will be attended by 28 teams from enterprises of rocket–space industry.
RSC Energia: Progress ÌS-06 delivered cargo to the ISS
June 16, 2017
The goal of the championship is to update the mechanisms of the personnel supply of rocket–space industry on the basis of International Standards using effective instruments for developing human resources and an end-to-end system for monitoring the personnel training quality.
Today on June 16, the new-series cargo transport vehicle Progress ÌS-06 developed and manufactured by RSC Energia successfully docked to the International Space Station (ISS).
Buran and Clipper are sent to Sirius (VESTI - TASS)
June 16, 2017
The cargo vehicle delivered to the ISS 1311 kg of dry cargo, 620 kg of propellant in the refueling system tanks, 420 kg of water in Rodnik system tanks, as well as 23 kg of compressed air and 24 kg of bottled compressed oxygen.
Video is available by reference: http://www.vesti.ru/videos/show/vid/720113/cid/1/.
RSC Energia: RoboCup competition is to have a Space League
June 15, 2017
RSC Energia is launching a new project to establish a Space League in the RoboCup competition. The aim of the project is to train specialists in robotics and promote the Competition initiative in the region.
RSC Energia: Cargo Vehicle Progress ÌÑ-06 was launched from Baikonur
June 14, 2017
The work is conducted under a strategic partnership agreement, which was concluded between Energia and Tomsk State University of Control Systems and Radioelectronics (TSUCSR) in April of this year. The document envisages development of educational, scientific and cultural cooperation. One of the most important educational initiatives is a high-school robotics competition in Korolev.
Today, on June 14, new-series transport cargo vehicle (TCV) Progress ÌÑ-06 developed and manufactured by RSC Energia was successfully put into low Earth orbit by launch vehice Soyuz-2.1a and is headed for the International Space Station (ISS).
RSC Energia: Receiving module of a new communications system will be installed on the ISS RS before 2017 is out
June 13, 2017
On June 14, 2017 at 12:20:13 Moscow time the launch vehicle with the cargo spacecraft was launched from Site No. 31 of the Baikonur cosmodrome. According to telemetry data, the vehicle separation from the third stage of the launch vehicle occurred on schedule. The deployment of antennas and solar array panels was detected. The vehicle was taken under control and started a classical four-orbit rendezvous with the ISS.
Ground tests of the receiving module, which is a part of the user equipment for broadband data transmission intended for the Russian Segment of the International Space Station (ISS), will be completed in September 2017.
ROSCOSMOS. Meeting of the Intergovernmental Commission on the Baikonur Complex
June 13, 2017
The module will be sent to the ISS onboard cargo transportation spacecraft Progress MS-07 in October 2017. A set of the receiving equipment is to be installed on the outer surface of the ISS before 2017 is out during one of the spacewalks of Russian cosmonauts, the date and time of which will be determined later.
On June 13, 2017 in Baikonur (Kazakhstan) the fifth meeting of the Russian-Kazakh Intergovernmental Commission on the Baikonur complex was held chaired by Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Dmitry ROGOZIN and First Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan Askar MAMIN with the participation of General Director of State Corporation ROSCOSMOS Igor KOMAROV, Chairman of Kazcosmos Erkin SHAIMAGOMBETOV and Heads of leading enterprises of rocket-space industry of Russia.
RSC Energia: The launch vehicle with Progress MS-06 logistics vehicle is erected at the launch pad
June 11, 2017
Medium capacity launch vehicle Soyuz-2.1à with new-series logistics vehicle Progress ÌS-06 was carried out from the integration and checkout facility and erected at the launch pad of Launch Site No.31 of Baikonur cosmodrome.
RSC Energia: the launch vehicle with Progress MS-06 is admitted to installation on the launch pad
June 10, 2017
Specialists from RSC Energia and other ROSCOSMOS enterprises involved in the prelaunch processing are performing final processing operations at the launch site. Prelaunch tests of the rocket and space complex systems and assemblies are being conducted, the onboard systems and ground equipment interfaces are being checked, and telemetry is being analyzed.
The representatives of the Technical Management and State Commission on Baikonur cosmodrome issued a decision on readiness of the rocket and space complex consisting of new-series transport cargo vehicle Progress MS-06 and launch vehicle Soyuz-2.1à for roll-out and erection at the launch pad.
Vladimir Solntsev awarded the Badge of Service to the Moscow Region, 3rd Class.
June 9, 2017
Today, the final integration of the rocket and space complex has been successfully completed. In the course of the day the nose assembly with the vehicle was mated to the third stage of the rocket at the integration and checkout facility of launch vehicles.
On the eve of the Day of Russia, the Governor of the Moscow Region Andrei Vorobiev decorated the General Director of RSC Energia Vladimir Solntsev with the Badge of Service to the Moscow Region, 3rd Class.
RSC Energia: Progress MS-06 logistics vehicle has been transported for integration with the launch vehicle
June 9, 2017
The award ceremony took place in the Moscow Region Government House on June 9. Invited to the meeting were families with many children, people of science and art, workers in the regional fire and rescue service, representatives of industrial companies, public organizations, clergy, doctors, teachers.
The new-series logistics vehicle Progress ÌS-06 within the orbital module was transported for final integration with launch vehicle Soyuz-2.1à.
RSC Energia: Designers’ inspection of Progress MS-06 cargo vehicle
June 7, 2017
The transportation was performed by rail. A set of processing activities for final integration will be conducted at the integration and checkout facility of the launch vehicles within the processing operations.
The launch of Progress MS-06 under the International Space Station (ISS) program is scheduled on June 14, 2016. The vehicle will deliver to the ISS about 2.5 tons of various cargo, including ”dry” cargo, propellant in the combined propulsion system and refueling system tanks, water and compressed gases.
RSC Energia (being part of ROSCOSMOS) specialists working at the Baikonur launch site have conducted designers’ inspection of the new-series cargo transport vehicle Progress MS-06 and performed the encapsulation of the medium launch vehicle Soyuz-2.1à.
RSC Energia: Cargo Vehicle Progress ÌS-06 is Mated to the Transfer Compartment
June 5, 2017
The vehicle preparations for the launch are being performed at the spacecraft processing facility at the Baikonur launch site.
According to the prelaunch processing schedule in coming days the orbital module with Progress ÌS-06 will be transported from the spacecraft processing facility to the launch vehicle integration and checkout facility for final integration with the launch vehicle.
Specialists from RSC Energia (being part of SC ROSCOSMOS) successfully performed a set of processing operations at Baikonur cosmodrome relating to the cargo transport vehicle Progress MS-06 mating to the transfer compartment.
RSC Energia: the crew of space vehicle Soyuz ÌS-03 returned to the ground
June 2, 2017
The vehicle prelaunch processing under the International Space Station (ISS) program is in progress in the spacecraft Assembly and Testing Facility (SC ATF) at Baikonur cosmodrome. Per the preparatory work schedule for the nearest week the designer’s inspection of the vehicle, encapsulation of the fairing, transportation of the payload module with Progress ÌS-06 from SC ATF to the launch vehicle integration and test facility (LV ITF) for final assembly with launch vehicle are planned.
Today on June 2 the crew of manned transport vehicle Soyuz MS-03 successfully returned to the ground after completing the 51st long-duration Expedition to the International Space Station (ISS).
TV channel 360: Dmitry Medvedev visited children science park Quantorium in Korolev
June 2, 2017
The crew consists of ROSCOSMOS cosmonaut Oleg NOVITSKY and ESA astronaut Thomas PESQUET.
The Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Dmitry Medvedev visited the first in the Moscow Region children science park Quantorium.
Dmitry Medvedev visited children science park at Korolev
June 2, 2017
Quantorium is a new approach to education in Russia. The first and the only children science park in the Moscow Region was opened in Korolev in the end of 2016th.
On Thursday, June 1, the Chairman of the RF Government Dmitry Medvedev visited children science park Quantorium at gymnasia No.11 of Korolev, which was built with support of RSC Energia (included in the State Corporation ROSCOSMOS). The visit was timed to the Children Protection Day.