Create orbital base to service spacecraft launched in Russia
Rocket and Space Corporation "Energia" started to define the orbital base for servicing and refueling of spacecraft, the head of the Russian segment of the ISS flight Vladimir Soloviev.
In addition to the research problems, the station will play the role of service-test facilities. It will test, adjust, top up and send to the moon, Mars, or other points of spacecraft passes
"The works are carried out, we are not limited just to the ISS," — said Soloviev. "If I go to the moon, to Mars, it is also necessary to establish certain base there," — he added.