Add to favorite
 
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

New Russian Rocket to Take off Next Year
27.02.2015 00:07
New Russian Rocket to Take off Next Year
http://www.kp.ru/daily/26305.5/3183721/

Russia plans to launch the new heavy-class Angara-A5 carrier rocket in 2016, Andrei Kalinovsky, the acting head of the Khrunichev State Research and Production Space Center, said on Wednesday.

      "We will finish the rocket's additional construction this year, and it will be ready for the launch scheduled for 2016", Kalinovsky told the press.

      The test launch of Angara-A5 took place in December 2014. The rocket's first flight has become quite successfull - it launched a dummy payload into orbit as it was planned.

      The Angara rockets and other space-launch vehicles are made to provide lifting capabilities of between four and 35 metric tons, which it can launch into low Earth orbits. It has been in development since 1995. In the future the rockets are expected to ensure Russia's independent access to outer space.


Sources: http://ria.ru 


Author: Julia Alieva

Tags: Russia in space Russian space rockets Russian spacecrafts space exploration  

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:

Neurodata Lab Technologies have Entered the World Top Three
14.10.2019
Scientists Explore Ancient Settlements on the White Sea Coast in Karelia
24.02.2019
22nd Moscow International Inventions and Innovative Technology Salon "Archimedes"
24.03.2019
Ural Pupils Achieved Material Capable of Purifying Water from Oil
21.02.2019
Russia is Among the Most Attractive Countries for Foreign Students
22.01.2019







Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

search on the map
TAGS:
Saint Petersburg Metro  Russian politicians  Exhibitions in Moscow  Festivals in Moscow  Russian regions  Cars  Georgi Daneliya  Russian sport  biology  online banking  FC CSKA  Russian tourism  Russian business  3D Printing  Street Art  World Bank  economics  Restored Films  List of Moscow Museums  Russian Cinema  Nanomaterials  Norilsk  Christmas Tree price  Satellites  air tickets to Russia  Russian political parties  Russian Handicrafts  Stavropol Territory  G20 Summit  Arkhangelsk  space  Arts and Crafts  Shigeru Yoshida  Locomotive Team  Adygea  Moscow Kremlin   Igor Grabar  Archaeology  International space station  active holidays in Russia  Cancer  Belgorod  Visa   music  Republic of Bashkortostan  St. Petersburg  Moscow  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Nenets Autonomous Okrug  travel to Russia 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites