NASA publishes Soviet space star engineers memoirs — RT

 

NASA has published the final volume in the memoirs of renowned Soviet rocket engineer, Boris Chertok.

The four-volume book, called “Rockets and People,” is now freely available on NASA’s website. It is dedicated to the history of the Soviet space industry.

For thirty years, Chertok designed control systems for spacecraft that are still […]

RSC Energia Turns 65

Dear employees of the company, our dear veterans, We heartily congratulate you on the 65th anniversary of the S.P. Korolev Rocket and Space Corporation Energia!

Our company, founded by an outstanding engineer, scientist, manager, the farther of space flight academician Sergei Pavlovich Korolev has a glorious history and lasting traditions, and has always […]

Rus-M technical project

Update: October 25, 2010 – Moscow

Soyuz replacement vehicle program RUS-M, by Energia

Technical project

A new phase in the development of the Rus-M launch vehicle started on Oct. 22, 2010, with the Russian government’s announcement of a federal tender for the work on the so-called “Technical Project.” The Technical Project is a Russian equivalent […]

Russia Will Test New Launcher At Baikonur

Oct 1, 2010 By Frank Morring, Jr., Michael A. Taverna, AVIATIONWEEK.COM

PRAGUE — Russia will use the leased facilities at Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan to test the proposed Rus M launch vehicle that is expected to replace the venerable Soyuz rocket, and although the Rus M will eventually be launched from a new facility on […]