Technologies of space exploration

Kontur-2 Experiment


Test of procedures of on-planet robot remote control from orbital spacecraft to perform the investigation tasks of the Solar system planets.


  • Holding 14 sessions of robotic objects control provided that the communication zone during flyby over WHM ground station (Germany) is stable.

Used science hardware:

  • Device kit including:
    • control manipulator;
    • external memory unit.
  • cables;
  • mechanical adapter;
  • communication unit (CUP).

Used Flight Equipment:

  • Laptop RSK-2 Lenovo T61p.

Experiment results:

The result of the experiment session is the session log-file transmitted through RITS (radio information transmission system) channel.