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Russia Can Engineer Gateway Module for Near-Moon Station
29.06.2017 19:43
Russia Can Engineer Gateway Module for Near-Moon Station
Model of spacecraft "Federation"

Rocket and Space Corporation Energia can also develop a runway module and a device for descending astronauts to the lunar surface.


As a contribution to the near-moon space station, the Rocket Space Corporation Energia has offered engineering a lock chamber for launching astronauts s into outer space, a vehicle for descending to the lunar surface and a spaceship for delivering crews to the Moon. This was reported by the General Director of RSC, Vladimir Solntsev, at the aerospace salon "Le Bourget 2017".


"We are offering the Federation spacecraft, which can have an autonomous flight for about 30 days; besides, we are working on a lock module and on the runway module. We are looking for new technological solutions," he said. 


Author: Vera Ivanova

Tags: Moon Space Exploration Rocket and Space Corporation Energia   

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