Russia will seek US clarifications on plans to deploy weapons to space
Moscow would like Washington to clarify its plans to station weapons in space, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov told reporters on Thursday.
"The possibility that weapons will be …
US ban on using Russia’s space launch services may concern European companies
The Pentagon’s decision to prohibit the use of Russia’s commercial space launch services may affect European companies that use US-made parts and components in their space apparatuses, the …
Yamal-601 satellite successfully delivered to orbit
The Yamal-601 satellite has separated from the Briz-M upper stage and was delivered to the target orbit, the Roscosmos press service said on Friday.
"The Proton-M carrier rocket with the Briz-M upper …
Pentagon bans use of Russia’s space launch services as of 2023
US Department of Defense has included Russia in the list of countries whose services cannot be used after December 31, 2022 in carrying out space launches.
A notification to this effect was uploaded …
Lightning hits Soyuz carrier rocket during launch from Plesetsk spaceport
Lightning struck a Soyuz-2.1b carrier rocket with a Glonass-M navigation satellite during its blastoff from the Plesetsk Cosmodrome in north Russia, Chief of the Plesetsk Cosmodrome Major-General …
Proton-M carrier rocket with Yamal-601 satellite to be rolled out on launch pad on May 27
Russia’s Proton-M carrier rocket with Yamal-601 communications satellite will be rolled out on a launch pad at the Baikonur Cosmodrome on May 27, a source in the Russian space industry told TASS …
Putin urges heavy upgrade of Russian space industry
Russia needs to heavily upgrade its space industry and improve the sector’s management model, Russian President Vladimir Putin said at a Security Council meeting on Tuesday, TASS reported.
Some NATO countries interested in Russian rocket engines, says Roscosmos chief
Some NATO countries have expressed interest in purchasing Russian engines for space vehicles, the head of the space corporation Roscosmos Dmitry Rogozin, said on Friday, TASS reported.
"There are …
Saudi prince to visit Moscow on April 17 for talks on space cooperation — source
Saudi King Salman's son Sultan bin Salman bin Adbulaziz Al Saud will visit Moscow on April 17 for talks with Roscosmos head Dmitry Rogozinon cooperation in space, a source in the rocket and space …
US astronaut lauds Russian spaceship's record travel time to ISS
On Friday, NASA Astronaut Nick Hague hailed the record time the Progress MS-11 resupply ship took to cover the distance to the International Space Station (ISS) calling it impressive, TASS …