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

Russia will Resume Moon Exploration with Moon Rovers
23.10.2016 18:56
Russia will Resume Moon Exploration with Moon Rovers

Following the decision taken by the Space Council of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia will revive the program of exploring Moon by means of Moon rovers.

      The new spacecraft will be based on the Soviet developments. Work on the project will be started this year, with 18 million rubles allocated for it. The same entities, which created Moon rovers in the 1960s will be project participants. The Institute of Space Exploration will head the works assisted with the TsNIIMash, the Lavochkin Scientific and Industrial Association, and others.

      According to the research supervisor of the Space Policy Institute, Ivan Moiseyev, the new vehicle can be equipped with the best devices and made lighter thanks to using enhanced materials. He pointed out that the natural satellite of Earth still remains little  studied. The launch of the new Moon rover should be expected towards the late 2020s.

       


Sources: https://regnum.ru http://izvestia.ru 

Author: Vera Ivanova

Tags: Moon Flights to the Moon Moon Rovers   

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:

Law on Stem Cell Therapy Comes into Effect in Russia
12.01.2017
Crew of New Expedition Delivered to ISS by Soyuz MS-03
21.11.2016
1st Climate Forum to Be Held at Moscow Manege in August
22.03.2017
Scientists: Amur Tiger Population Increased Over Last 10 Years
28.07.2016
International Space Station is Flying over Russia Now
07.02.2017



comments powered by Disqus




Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

Russian Parliament in Action

search on the map
TAGS:
Transportation  Museums  Russian Cinema  Siri   Scrap Metal  visa center  Empresses of Russia  Kaliningrad  Modern Art Festival in Botanic Garden  Moscow  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week   Stage Design  The Arctic  EXPO  Exhibitions in Moscow  Repressions  Russian opera  Chechnya  Russian Literature  Russian judiciary  Music Festivals  Painting  Russian culture  Archeology  Raisa Shabanova  Russia international  Karelia   Armen Dzhigarkhanyan  Russian International  Suzdal  Russia-US  Russian tourism  global exchange market  Russian business  Ryazan  eco-tourism  Oggi  Lokomotiv plane crash  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Russian economic policy  Altai  Russian history  Chelyabinsk Region  Sculpture  Private Museum Of Russian Icon  Sochi 2014  Zakamensk  Russian courts  Arkhangelsk Region  Natural Science Exhibitions 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites