From the Baikonur Cosmodrome launched the Russian ship Progress M-10M

To the International Space Station from the Baikonur Cosmodrome today launched the second this year, the Russian ship "Progress" with cargo and packages for astronauts. This was reported in the Mission Control Center near Moscow.

Similarly, at the estimated time at 17:05 MSK, with the first, "Gagarin" launch pad was launched rocket "Soyuz-U" with a cargo ship "Progress M-10M", which carries into orbit more than 2.6 tons of cargo. After two days, "truck" delivers the ISS crew food, water, fuel, equipment, parcels from their families.

In addition to standard cargo ship will bring a new

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At the Baikonur Cosmodrome held general assembly Soyuz-U / THC Progress M-10

At Baikonur launch site the preparations continue for the launch of the spacecraft "Progress M-10M". Today, specialists of Russian Federal Space Agency held general assembly "Soyuz-U" / THC "Progress M-10". Launching of a space rocket "Soyuz-U" cargo ship "Progress M-10M" is scheduled for 17.05 MSK 27 April 2011. "Progress" to deliver to the International Space Station is about 2.5 tons of cargo.

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The upper stage (RB) Frigate delivered to Baikonur

The upper stage (RB) "Frigate" delivered to the airfield "Jubilee" Baikonur cosmodrome. NPO Lavochkin behalf manufactured booster (RB) "Frigate". Carrier rocket "Soyuz-FG" with the upper stage "Fregat" will be launched into space Russian spacecraft "Canopus-V" and the Belarusian satellite. Russian satellite launch "Canopus-B" and the Belarusian spacecraft is planned for the first half of 2011. Spacecraft are used for remote sensing of the Earth. The weight of each spacecraft is about 400 kilograms. The right to enter into a state contract for the transportation of Belarus "Frigate" was defined in an open competition announced by the Federal Space

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Soyuz TMA-21 has successfully passed the pre-flight tests at Baikonur

MOSCOW, March 10 — RIA Novosti. Manned spacecraft "Soyuz TMA-21", which will go to the International Space Station (ISS) on March 30, has successfully passed the preflight vacuum tests at the Baikonur Cosmodrome, the press service of the Russian Space Agency. "Ninth of March, following successful completion of the vacuum test" Soyuz TMA-21 "was transferred from vakuumkamery electrical tests on the stand for further training," — said in a statement.

Earlier, the head of the Federal Space Agency Anatoly Perminov, the ship got its own name "Gagarin", the start of the "Union" will be devoted to the

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Amur spaceport-Student teams

 Student teams from Moscow, St. Petersburg, Khabarovsk, Blagoveshchensk and Uglegorsk arrived in the town, near which unfolds a grand building cosmodrome "East." Future engineers directly involved in the work. They are trusted to participate in the construction of the main object of the Baikonur — launch pad for rockets "Soyuz-2".

July 2013. Blagoveshchensk. Victory Square. On the "construction of the XXI century," as 40 years ago, sent a consolidated student group. The new generation is waiting stroyotryadovtsev no longer the Baikal-Amur Mainline, and spaceport "East."

Summer semester work — it’s not just romance. While everyone

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Airline Flight delivered to Baikonur upper stage Breeze-M

June 18, 2013 the airline "flight" aircraft An-124-100 "Ruslan" delivered to the airfield "Jubilee" Baikonur booster (RB) "Breeze-M", made on the MV Khrunichev Khrunichev.

This is the fourth upper stage of this type, carried by the airline since the beginning of 2013 in Baikonur.

The upper stage "Breeze-M" is part of the carrier rocket "Proton-M", which will bring in July telecommunications satellite into orbit Astra 2E, delivered airline "flight" to the launch site on June 14.  

Transport of the Russian and foreign space technology and equipment to space launch of the world

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This year will create ground infrastructure Baikonur East

Roscosmos conducted jointly with other federal executive bodies and organizations of the complex project and research and development activities and provided allocations from the federal budget for the period up to 2013 can expand in 2011, work on the creation of ground infrastructure Baikonur East. This is stated in the materials prepared by the Russian Space Agency for today’s meeting of the Government Presidium, ITAR-TASS reported.

In 2008-2010. carried out survey work on the spaceport as a whole, the basic design and architectural solutions for the ground space and supporting infrastructure cosmodrome Baikonur master plan. Completed

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From the Baikonur Cosmodrome to the ISS on Soyuz manned spacecraft was launched with an international crew

The Russian "Soyuz", launched today from Baikonur, went into orbit.

"Today at 00:41 MSK" Soyuz TMA-09M "separated from the rocket and went into orbit" — a correspondent reported. ITAR-TASS in Baikonur.

On board the "Soyuz TMA-09M" crew MKS-36/37 expedition in the Russian Federal Space Agency cosmonaut Fyodor Yurchikhin, NASA Astronaut Karen Nyberg and ESA astronaut Luca Parmitano. They will have to work in orbit for more than four months.

"All three of them are doing well," — said in Baikonur.

Baikonur / Kazakhstan /, May 29. / Itar-Tass Yarets /

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Soyuz TMA-09M with a new expedition crew docks with ISS

Docking took place at the estimated time: six hours after launch automatically. After comparing pressure passageways are open, and the new crew "vplyvet" from the "Union" to the station.

Flew to the ISS Space Agency astronaut Fyodor Yurchikhin, NASA astronaut Karen Nyberg and astronaut from the European Space Agency (ESA) Luke Parmitano. The most experienced among them — Jurchihin for which the flight was the fourth of his career. Nyberg before flying to the ISS once the U.S. space shuttle, on the "Union" it flew for the first time. Luke Parmitano had no previous experience of space

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Proton-M with the European satellite Eutelsat W3D launched from Baikonur

The launch is Eutelsat W3D was the third launch rocket "Proton" in 2013.

MOSCOW, May 14 — RIA Novosti.Carrier rocket "Proton-M" with a European communications satellite Eutelsat W3D launched from Baikonur, told RIA Novosti the Russian Federal Space Agency.

"The launch was done at the estimated time — 20.02 MSK. Branch of the spacecraft from the upper stage" Breeze-M "is scheduled for May 15, MSK 5.15" — said the official.

The launch is Eutelsat W3D was the third launch rocket "Proton" in 2013 and the 386-m flying start in its history. European satellite

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