RSC Energia: MTV Soyuz MS-04 has passed the leak tests
March 23, 2017
RSC Energia: MTV Soyuz MS-04 has passed the leak tests Specialists of RSC Energia and Space Center Yuzhny at the Baikonur Cosmodrome successfully completed the leak tests of manned transport vehicle (MTV) of a new modification Soyuz MS-4.
The purpose of testing space technology in a vacuum chamber using a helium-air medium in volumes to be checked at present is the most objective method for a leak check in ground conditions ensuring a check of the given strict requirements for leak-proofness.
The launch of the Soyuz MS-04 MTV with the crew of the next long-term expedition to the International Space Station is scheduled for April 20, 2017 from the Baikonur Cosmodrome.

RSC Energia has opened Russias first Space Coworking Center
March 23, 2017
RSC Energia has opened Russia’s first Space Coworking Center The first Coworking Center (collective office) has been opened in the rocket and space industry at RSC Energia on the initiative of the Committee for Innovative Youth Projects (CIYP).
This Coworking Center is a working space with all the necessary infrastructure, located outside the regime territory of the Corporation.
- We are waiting for not only the best specialists of the Corporation at the Coworking Center, but the best representatives of the science city youth. We have everything we need to enable them to implement their potential, - RSC Energia General Director Vladimir Solntsev said at the opening of the Coworking Center.

RSC Energia: Presentation of the film Age of Pioneers RSC Energia: Presentation of the film Age of Pioneers
March 17, 2017 More...

Today, on March 17, RSC Energia (which is a part of State Corporation Roscosmos) held a presentation of a few clips from the new feature film Age of Pioneers.
The movie Age of Pioneers is produced by Timur Bekmambetov and Yevgeni Mironov. This is a true story of the legendary mission of Alexei Leonov and Pavel Belayev, set against the backdrop of the space race between the two superpowers. The scientific consultant of the film was a chief specialist of RSC Energia Victor Blagov.

RSC Energia: Soyuz -04 being prepared for leak tests RSC Energia: Soyuz -04 being prepared for leak tests
March 17, 2017 More...

RSC Energia and SC Yuzhnyi specialists are preparing a transport manned vehicle of the new modification Soyuz MS-04 for leak tests in the vacuum chamber at Baikonur cosmodrome.
So far, the testing cycle of space hardware in a vacuum chamber using a helium-air medium in tested volumes is the most objective method of leak check in ground conditions, ensuring verification of the specified stringent pressurization integrity requirements.

RSC Energia and Fund Talent and Success became partners RSC Energia and Fund Talent and Success became partners
March 16, 2017 More...

Rocket & Space Corporation Energia and Educational Fund Talent and Success concluded a long-term cooperation agreement.
The document was signed by the General Director of Corporation, Vladimir Solntsev, and the Fund manager, Elena Shmeleva.
The agreement provides for close cooperation between the Corporation and the Sirius Educational Center aimed at supporting gifted children and young people, popularizing engineering, research and project activities among the students.

RSC Energia declares contest for pupils
March 14, 2017 More...

The participants of scientific and technical cosmonautics projects contest "Future engineer school can be 7-10 form pupils of general educational establishments of Korolev, Mytishchi, Ivanteyevka, Pushkino and other cities of the Moscow Region.
In order to participate in the contest it is necessary to file an application and to prepare a project concerning Cosmonautics on one of the stated topics. The application and the developed project should be sent to email address: Application period is till April 1, 2017.

Important Anniversaries of the Corporation

April 19, 2017 - 35 years since the launch of the Salyut -7 permanent orbital station, being a second-generation station. Four prime crews and five visiting crews worked aboard the station.

April 9, 2017 - 30 years since docking of astrophysical module Kvant to the Mir orbital complex.

March 31, 2017 - 30 years since the launch of special-purpose astrophysical module Kvant for docking to the Mir orbital complex.


April 20, 2017
The launch of LV Soyuz-FG with SC Soyuz MS-04 is planned
February 22, 2017
Soyuz-U LV with Progress MS-05 SC is launched.

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