June 25, 2014

Works on space head assembling for the future launch of Soyuz-2.1b booster with Meteor-M satellite and small space devices started at Baikonur spaceport.

The specialists carry out operations on space devices integration into the space head. The satellites are installed on the special truss of Fregat upper stage they are going to separate from  reaching the final orbit.

Yesterday evening joint operational crews of space industry and the ordering party completed operations on installing SkySat-2 small space. MKA-FKI space device is already installed.

Today the specialists are going install M3MSat space device.

Soyuz-2.1b booster launch with Fregat upper stage, Meteor-M satellite and small satellites is scheduled for July 8, 19.58 Moscow time.

More from this category:
June 21, 2013

Fragments of a Russian cargo spacecraft that undocked from the International Space Station (ISS) last week splashed down in the Pacific Ocean on Wednesday, mission…

full story
September 3, 2014

On September 3, 2014 ISS main and back-up crews started complex examination trainings in GCTC. The back-up crew comprising Roscosmos cosmonauts Gennady Padalka and Mikhail…

full story
February 28, 2019

On February 28 at 00:37 (Moscow time) from the Guiana Space Center the first OneWeb-pilot spacecrafts were launched with a “Soyuz-ST-B” rocket with an upper…

full story
March 21, 2016

Russian Cargo vehicle Progress M-29M will undock from the ISS on March 29 and will be performing free-flight for about a week playing a part…

full story
September 4, 2013

JSC “Kuznetsov” specialists finished another stage of firing tests of NK-33 rocket engine, – enterprise’s press-office reports. “This time the engine was tested alongside with…

full story
September 2, 2013

In the nearest future European Space Agency (ESA) and Roscosmos will sign agreements on joint implementation of scientific experiments onboard the ISS for 2017-2018, the…

full story
October 2, 2019

Expeditions EP-19 and ISS-60 are completing work at the International Space Station. The crew of the “Soyuz MS-12” spacecraft (cosmonaut Alexey Ovchinin, astronaut Nick Hague…

full story
January 31, 2019

The Institute for Biomedical Problems of the Russian Academy of Sciences continues preparations for the SIRIUS-19 international isolation experiment. Start of the experiment is scheduled…

full story