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Roskosmos: visa denial to Chub threatens his safety on ISS

Roskosmos: visa denial to Chub threatens his safety on ISS

The safety of Russian cosmonaut Nikolai Chub's stay on the ISS during a flight planned for 2023 is called into question due to the US refusal to issue him a visa, Roscosmos announced on Saturday. "The current situation calls …

Lunar race heats up

Lunar race heats up

India, Japan, Russia, and South Korea will also launch their respective moon missions in 2022

On Monday Russia to see the first New Year's meteoric shower

On Monday Russia to see the first New Year's meteoric shower

On Monday, January 3, the residents of Russia will see the first New Year's meteoric shower. This is stated in a message posted on the website of the Moscow Planetarium. According to astronomers, one will be able to see up to …

Iran refuses to stop its space program

Iran refuses to stop its space program

Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Said Khatibzade addressed today the West's dissatisfaction with the launch of the Simorgh vehicle that delivered research equipment to the orbit of Earth. He recalled that Tehran is not prohibited from …

"James Webb": "I'll lead you to the very edge of the Universe"

"James Webb": "I'll lead you to the very edge of the Universe"

The $10bn James Webb telescope has left Earth on its mission to show the first stars to light up the Universe. The observatory was lifted skyward by an Ariane rocket from the Kourou spaceport in French Guiana. A signal confirming a …

Erdogan and Elon Musk hold video call

Erdogan and Elon Musk hold video call

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Elon Musk, the founder of electric carmaker Tesla and space exploration company SpaceX, held a video call on Thursday and spoke on a range of issues including digital economy and Turkey's National …

Soyuz MS-20 crew enters ISS

Soyuz MS-20 crew enters ISS

Cosmonaut Alexander Misurkin, Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa and his associate Yozo Hirano left the Soyuz MS-20 spacecraft and stepped aboard the International Space Station. The newcomers were met by Roscosmos cosmonauts Anton …

Russia hopes to continue cooperation with U.S. in outer space

Russia hopes to continue cooperation with U.S. in outer space

Russia hopes that Moscow and Washington will continue their mutually beneficial cooperation in outer space, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov said on Wednesday. "I would like to express the hope that our practical …

Rogozin discussed space cooperation with Turkish counterparts

Rogozin discussed space cooperation with Turkish counterparts

A delegation of Roscosmos and organizations of the rocket and space industry, headed by the Special Representative of the President of the Russian Federation for International Cooperation in Space, CEO Dmitry Rogozin arrived in Turkey on a …

Russia and the United States agree on a mission to Venus

Russia and the United States agree on a mission to Venus

Russia and the United States will send a joint mission to explore Venus. This was announced by Dmitry Rogozin, CEO of Roscosmos on the YouTube channel "Soloviev Live". According to him, the joint mission has already been …

China and Russia cooperate on rival to GPS

China and Russia cooperate on rival to GPS

State space corporation Roscosmos will install a satellite ground-monitoring station in Shanghai this year and China will place equivalent stations in Russia

Film crew arrives in Moscow after their space mission

Film crew arrives in Moscow after their space mission

The plane with Russian cosmonaut Oleg Notitsky and members of the film crew, actress Yulia Peresild and folm director Klim Shipenko, who returned from the International Space Station (ISS) earlier on Sunday, onboard has landed at the Chkalovsky …

Russian Crew Return to Earth After Filming First Movie in Apace

Russian Crew Return to Earth After Filming First Movie in Apace

A Russian actress and a film director returned to Earth Sunday after spending 12 days on the International Space Station (ISS) shooting scenes for the first movie in orbit, The Moscow Times reported. Yulia Peresild and Klim Shipenko …

Russian film crew to fly to ISS to shoot feature film

Russian film crew to fly to ISS to shoot feature film

The launch vehicle Soyuz-2.1a carrying the Soyuz MS-19 manned spacecraft will be launched from the Baikonur Cosmodrome on Tuesday. Roscosmos cosmonaut Anton Shkaplerov, as well as actress Yulia Peresild and director Klim Shipenko, who …