Construction of the Russian orbital service station will be no earlier than 2028

General designer for manned systems and complexes of the Russian Federation, general designer of RSC Energia Vladimir Solovyov, said that the construction of a new Russian orbital service station (ROSS) will begin in 2028. He said this in an interview with the magazine. “Russian space”.

He noted that it is proposed to build the station in two phases. If a positive decision is made before the end of the year, the first will begin in 2028 with the launch of the Angara-A5M launch vehicle.

Also, according to Solovyov, ROSS could be used as a base for flights to the Moon. In addition, he can take his own ship for such flights.

Earlier, the head of Roscosmos, Yuri Borisov, had a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin. declarationHe announced that Russia has decided to withdraw from the ISS project after 2024. Borisov noted that by this time the state company will begin to build the Russian orbital station.

Press Secretary of Russian leader Dmitry Peskov saidHe said that this decision was made earlier, not on July 26.

“Roscosmos” on the Telegram channel public Sketch of the future Russian orbital service station.

Source: Gazeta


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