A Meeting of the Council of Chief Designers on Space Rocket System Soyuz-5 held at Baikonur
May 30, 2019
A Meeting of the Council of Chief Designers on Space Rocket System (SRS) Soyuz-5 was held at Baikonur chaired by General Director of RSC Energia Nikolai Sevastianov. Reports were delivered by heads of companies belonging to State Corporation Roscosmos.
Russian crew of the ISS successfully completed EVA-46
May 30, 2019
A delegation of representatives of rocket and space industry of Russia and Kazakhstan visited the processing facility and the launch pad of SRS Zenit-M, which are to be used as a base for testing and operating the launch vehicle SRS Soyuz-5. The Council of Chief Designers were given a demonstration of the operation of the processing equipment, systems and hardware that would be used for SRS Soyuz-5.
On May 29 there was a spacewalk under the Russian program. EVA-46 has been successfully completed by Roscosmos cosmonauts Oleg Kononenko and Alexei Ovchinin.
Spacewalk on May 29
May 29, 2019
All the main tasks have been successfully completed by the Russian crew: within the framework of the Test experiment, exposure units were dismantled and samples were taken in order to evaluate possible micro-damage to the station shell, pressure and deposition monitoring unit was re-oriented, and unused cables and measuring units were dismantled.
Taking place on May 29, 2019 will be a spacewalk by Russian cosmonauts Oleg Kononenko and Alexei Ovchinin. They are to perform a number of activities to install equipment on the outer surface of the International Space Station.
Young professionals of Energia to take part in an industry-wide WorldSkills-compliant Championship
Getting under way on Friday in Korolev is the WorldSkills-compliant Fourth Corporate Championship of professional skills Young Professionals–2019, taking part in which is the RSC Energia team.
Energia was given an award for the development of human resources
May 28, 2019
RSC Energia will be represented by ten participants who, supported by ten experts, are going to vie for leadership in several areas of skill of the Championship: “Prototype Manufacturing”, “CAD Engineering Design”, “Internet Marketing”, “Recruiter”, “Network and System Administration”, “Electronics”, “Production Engineer”, “CNC Turning”, “CNC Milling”, “Welding”.
The ceremony for awarding winners of annual competition Leaders of Russian Business: Dynamics, Efficiency, Stability – 2018 which is held by the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs was conducted in Moscow. RSC Energia won the first place in nomination For the development of human resources.
The Chief Designers Board for the Soyuz-5 RSC was created
May 24, 2019
In order to implement general technical management of work, for coordination and making a collective decision of scientific and technical issues related to the creation of the Soyuz-5 rocket-space complex (RSC) by order of Director General of S.P. Korolev RSC Energia on May 20, 2019 the Chief Designers Board (CDB) for the Soyuz-5 RSC was formed.
Roscosmos. The President of Russia awarded Heroes of Space
May 24, 2019
The ceremony of presenting state awards of the Russian Federation was held today in the Kremlin Catherine Hall. Outstanding Russians, including cosmonauts from the Roscosmos cosmonaut corps. received awards, medals and breastplates for honorary titles.
RSC Energia:The Council of Chief Designers has held a meeting on flight tests of Upper Stage DM-03 for for the launch of spacecraft Spektr-RG
May 22, 2019
“The space industry always opens advanced innovations in science and technology – Vladimir Vladimirovich Putin said. - It is promoted by dedicated people. Many of them participate in orbital flights, perform complex tasks. The cosmonaut's profession has become usual but still remains, without any doubt, heroic”.
On Friday, May 17, RSC Energia (a part of State Corporation Roscosmos) held a meeting of the Council of Chief Designers on flight tests of the Upper Stage (US) DM-03 for the launch of spacecraft (SC) Spektr-RG.
RSC Energia trained rescuers
May 22, 2019
Based on the results of the meeting the Council of Chief Designers has approved the authorization to proceed with the US fuelling and further activities under the plan of the integrated launch vehicle processing for launch of the SC Spektr-RG.
RSC Energia completed training of rescuers from the Federal Air Transport Agency, Federal Bio-Medical Agency (FBMA) and Institute of Bio-Medical Problems of the Russian Academy of Sciences.
RSC Energia: Soyuz ÌS-13 has been transferred to a storage mode
May 21, 2019
On May 21, they received vocational training certificates.
The initial phase of prelaunch processing of the Crew Transportation Spacecraft Soyuz ÌS-13 has been completed in Baikonur cosmodrome.
RSC Energia: Tests of CTS Soyuz MS-13 in vacuum chamber started
May 14, 2019
Upon completion of the leak test of the spacecraft systems and compartments in the upgraded vacuum chamber Soyuz MS-13 was transported and installed in the test bench where final checks of the spacecraft systems were performed. After that, the spacecraft was transferred to a storage mode until the beginning of the final processing.
Today on May 14 specialists from RSC Energia and SC Yuzhnyi transported Crew Transportation Spacecraft Soyuz ÌS-13 to the vacuum chamber at Baikonur cosmodrome for further leak tests.
Roscosmos: preparations started for the launch of manned spacecraft Soyuz MS-15
May 7, 2019
As of today the vacuum chamber test cycle for space vehicles using helium-air medium in tested volumes remains the most objective leak check method used under ground conditions, ensuring verification of the specified strict pressurization integrity requirements.
Work has started at the Baikonur launch site to prepare for launch the manned spacecraft Soyuz MS-15. In the processing facility of Area No.112, rocket stages of Soyuz-FG were unloaded from rail cars.
The launch of Soyuz MS-15 to the International Space Station is scheduled for September 2019. The crew consists of: Roscosmos cosmonaut Oleg Skripochka, NASA astronaut Jessica Meir and UAE astronaut Hazza Al Mansouri.