Russian cosmonauts complete spacewalk to examine Soyuz hull damage
Russian cosmonauts Oleg Kononenko and Sergei Prokofyev have completed their spacewalk on Wednesday more than an hour behind schedule, TASS reported.
"The cosmonauts successfully completed procedures …
India, Russia to create working group on cooperation in manned cosmonautics
India and Russia will create a joint working group on cooperation in manned cosmonautics, the press service of the Indian government reported on Friday, TASS reported.
The Indian cabinet of ministers …
Rogozin to visit US as Roscosmos head and presidential envoy
Dmitry Rogozin is scheduled to visit the US in early 2019 as Director General of the Roscosmos State Space Corporation and Presidential Envoy for International Space Cooperation, the Roscosmos press …
Russian spacecraft with new crew gets into near-Earth orbit
The manned Soyuz MS-11 spacecraft with three crewmembers of the new expedition to the International Space Station (ISS) has entered the near-Earth orbit and started its autonomous flight to the …
Moonbound Cyborgs? Robots to run Russian lunar base
Robots will carry out the bulk of the work on a Russian base, which is set to be built on the surface of the Moon, and people will visit it to set up equipment, Lev Zelyony, Deputy Chairman of the …
Russian Progress MS-10 cargo spaceship docks to ISS
Russia’s Progress MS-10 cargo spaceship has docked to the International Space Station (ISS) after a two-day flight, a spokesman for the mission control center said on Sunday.
"The Progress …
Russian space firm to build 2nd Angara-5 heavy carrier rocket by April 2019
An Angara-A5 heavy carrier rocket is expected to be built by April 2019 for a second test launch from the Plesetsk Cosmodrome in north Russia and the Khrunichev Center (the rocket’s manufacturer) is …
Ovchinin, Hague remain under care of doctors after failed rocket launch
Two crew members of Soyuz MS-10 remain under the care of doctors after the Soyuz booster’s failure, Russian cosmonaut Alexei Ovchinin told Rossiya-24 TV channel on Tuesday, TASS reported.
Russian deputy prime minister dismisses rumors US astronauts damaged Soyuz
Groundless allegations US astronauts might be responsible for causing damage to the Russian spacecraft Soyuz MS-09, attached to the ISS, are extremely dangerous and absolutely unacceptable, …
Russia's contract with US on astronauts’ delivery to space station to expire in 2019
Russia’s contractual obligations for delivering US astronauts to the International Space Station (ISS) will expire in April 2019, Russian Deputy Prime Minister Yuri Borisov told reporters on …