Tag: Rocosmos

NASA And Roscosmos Issue Joint Statement Addressing ISS Air Leak

NASA and Roscosmos discussed the recent air pressure leak onboard the International Space Station during a teleconference. A committee to investigate the source of the mysterious hole has been created.

Space September 16, 2018

Russia To Send FEDOR Humanoid Robots To Space Station

Russia's Roscosmos space agency reportedly approved plans to send two humanoid robots to the ISS. The FEDOR robots were trained to fire pistols using both arms, operate a drill and drive a car.

Robotics July 22, 2018

Russia Grounds Proton Space Rockets For 3.5 Months Over Faulty Engines

Following the crash of the Progress MS-04 in December, Russia is grounding all its Proton-M rockets. Investigations at the plant where Proton-M and Soyuz rocket engines are built revealed quality and safety issues.

Space January 29, 2017

ExoMars 2016: Schiaparelli Lander Separates From Mothership For Historic Mars Landing

The Schiaparelli Mars Lander has separated from its mothership, the Trace Gas Orbiter, on Sunday. It could become the first European lander to land on Mars.

Space October 16, 2016

NASA stops collaboration with Russia due to Ukraine crisis, ISS operation unaffected

NASA has announced that they will stop their collaboration with the Russian Federation due to the current crisis in Ukraine. However, the agency has stated that the current operations onboard the ISS will not be affected.

Space April 3, 2014

Soyuz spacecraft with US-Russian team successfully links with International Space Station

Following an engine problem that delayed the docking of a Russian spacecraft with the ISS, the three man Expedition 39 crew has finally boarded the space station. The crew’s space flight experienced a two day delay.

Space March 28, 2014

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