RSC Energia. Check of the Progress MS-13 solar arrays has been completed
November 12, 2019
The prelaunch processing of the Progress-MS-13 cargo transport spacecraft is in progress at the Baikonur Cosmodrome.
Felix Sergeevich Vlasov passed away
November 7, 2019
Specialists of RSC Energia and Space Center Yuzhny completed the check of the spacecraft solar arrays (SA) with control illumination.
On November 2 Felix Segeevich Vlasov, Chief Designer of NII Argon died.
RSC Energia held the Scientific and Technical Council for the Space Rocket Complex of a Super-Heavy Class
November 5, 2019
Felix Sergeevich Vlasov was born on November 17, 1937 in Baku, Azerbaijan Soviet Socialist Republic. In 1960 he graduated from Ryazan Radio Engineering Institute. From 1963 at enterprises of NIITsEVT, NII Argon Vlasov was engaged in the development of highly reliable onboard computers. He is an author of over 50 scientific works and 30 certificates of authorship. He is decorated with four medals, Order of Honour, and a badge of Honourary Radio Operator.
On November 1 S.P. Korolev RSC Energia (which is included in State Corporation Roscosmos) held an expanded Scientific and Technical Council to review Conceptual Design for the Space Rocket Complex of a Super-Heavy Class (CD SRC SHC).
TsAGI completed a test phase of crew transportation spacecraft Orel
October 29, 2019
It was attended by representatives of RSC Energia and other associate contractors: RSC Progress, TsENKI, NIISK, KB Motor, KBTKhM, RSC, M.V. Khrunichev GKNPTs, NPTsAP, NVK Kosmosoft, as well as by representatives of leading research organizations: TsNIImash, NPO Tekhnomash, SSC Keldysh Center and the Agat Organization.
Zhukovsky TsAGI (Central Aerohydrodynamic Institute, which is a part of the Scientific Research Center “Zhukovsky Institute”) has completed a phase of testing on the Crew Transportation Spacecraft (CTS) Orel, which is being developed at the Korolev RSC Energia (which is a part of the State Corporation Roscosmos).
Completion of the 27th International Space Olympics for schoolchildren
October 28, 2019
The 27th International Space Olympiad for high-school students in the town of science Korolev is now complete. Taking part in it this year were more than 130 high-school students representing Russia and Belarus.
RSC Energia rescuers take part in training sessions for cosmonauts recovery at sea
October 25, 2019
The ISO competitive program included several types of activities: review of creative projects, academic competitions in technical disciplines and humanities, as well as practical teamwork on space-themed cases.
The training of Roscosmos cosmonauts and astronauts at sea take place in Sochi based on the Imeretinsky general-purpose sea terminal. The training is participated by RSC Energia specialists.
Yu.A. Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center holds training sessions at sea for the first time over a period of 12 years. Prior to that, the training was held at the base of the Ministry for Emergency Situations near Noginsk, however, the working conditions of cosmonauts at sea are close to real ones.