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5L

N1 No. 5L launch


VR-3

VR-3


3MV

3MV (Zond)


NIP-16

NIP-16 Yevpatoria


Expedition-M

Expedition-M


N1-3L

N1-3L


Kholod

Kholod


212

Vehicle 212


Astrometry

Visual history of astronomy tools


Strizh

Strizh spacesuit


Kaskad

Kaskad


Mayak

Mayak


5P

Angara-5P


MAKS-2013

MAKS 2013 air show


Energia-5K

Energia-5K


Proton

PTK NP circumlunar test mission


Orlan MKS

Orlan MKS


Cheget

Cheget chair


Inflatable

Inflatables


Soyuz-5

Soyuz-5 rocket


Aftermath

Valentina Tereshkova


Treadmill

SM treadmill


N1

N1 ICBM


2013

PTK NP in 2013


PU

PTK's landing gear


Vozvrat-MKA

Vozvrat-MKA


Bion

Bion


Aist

Aist


Dogs

Rocket dogs


Mars-3

Mars-3 landing


Angara

Angara in Vostochny


Lander

Luna-Glob status in 2013


MSR

Mars Sample Return


Kondor

Kondor


VA

Crew module of PTK NP spacecraft


RD-170

RD-170 engine


Laser

Laser tracking stations


Laplas

Laplas


DALS

DALS


GLA

Hypersonic vehicles


Rodnik

Rodnik


TP

Processing area in Vostochny


Yenisei-5

Yenisei-5


Volga

Volga upper stage


Intergelio

Intergelio-Zond


Persona

Persona


Soyuz pad

Soyuz pad in Vostochny


Sodruzhestvo

Sodruzhestvo


Cuba

Cuban missile crisis


2012

PTK NP in 2012


Vostok-3-4

Vostok-3 and 4 first dual mission


exomars

ExoMars 2018


karat

Karat platform


Kanopus

Kanopus series


Docking

Docking


Enterprise

Enterprise


Apophis

Mission to Apophis


Mars-NET

Mars-NET


Vega

Vega rocket


Mars-96

Mars-96


RD-0124

RD-0124


Kosmos-482

Venera-72 No. 671 (Kosmos-482)


Luch-5A

Luch-5A


ExoMars

ExoMars


Fobos

Phobos (Fobos) 1/2 missions


History

Anatomy of the Soyuz pad in Kourou


Stage 3

Stage III of the Soyuz rocket


RD-0110

RD-0110 engine


Vostok-2

Vostok-2 mission


Rheinbote

Rheinbote

PTK in 2011

PTK NP in 2011


Radioastron

Spektr-R


Phobos-Grunt

Phobos-Grunt design


Excalibur

Excalibur


Almaz-205

Almaz-205


Almaz-206

Almaz-206


Preparation

Vostok mission


GLONASS-K

GLONASS-K


Sfera

Sfera


Musson

Musson


Geo-IK-2

Geo-IK-2


Elektro

Elektro-L


Navigator

Navigator


Venera-7

Venera-7


Landing

Luna-Resurs landing


scenario

Phobos-Grunt mission scenario


PTK-Z

PTK-Z


Lehesten

Lehesten


Bulava

Bulava


Luna-Glob

Luna-Glob


Luna-Resurs

Luna-Resurs


Luna-Grunt

Luna-Grunt


Poligon

Lunny Poligon


BTS

BTS-002 GLI


Dvina

Dvina


Spektr-RG

Spektr-RG


Luna-24

Luna-24


 

 

 

 

 

ROCKETS - ALPHABETICAL INDEX

ROCKETS (section home)

Historical milestones

Rocketry before the 20th century

French rocketry

American rocketry


Types of modern rocketry

Submarine missiles (overview)

Cruise missiles (overview)

Hypersonic vehicles


Space boosters (overview)

Individual rocket systems

Angara launch vehicle family

Angara-1

Angara-3

NEW, July 15: Angara-5

Angara-5P

Angara-7

Angara-100

Baikal

Bulava

Diamant (France)

Dnepr

Energia

Energia-5K super-heavy rocket

Fi 103

Hs-293

Iskander

Kaskad

Korean Satellite Launch Vehicle, KSLV-1

Kosmos-2

Kosmos-1, -3

Mayak

MR-UR-100

MSBS submarine-based ballistic missile (France)

N1 Moon rocket

Pioneer

Proton

R-17

R-36

R-56

Rus-M

Rockot

RT-1

RT-2

RT-20P

Sodruzhestvo (rocket)

Soyuz (rocket family)

Soyuz rocket missions in 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

Sputnik (rocket)

SSBS silo-based ballistic missiles (France)

Start

STK: Super-heavy rockets proposed by TsSKB Progress in 2013

Strela

Topol-M

Tsyklon

UR-100

UR-100N

UR-200

UR-700

Yenisei-5

Zenit rocket home page

Upper stages, space tugs

Briz upper stage

Dvina electrically propelled space tug

Fregat upper stage

Volga upper stage

European rocketry

Vega light-weight launch vehicle

 

Book


SPACECRAFT

The Moon Race (1961-1974): The early Soyuz spacecraft and its missions, L1, N-1/L3 programs; The Moon Race;

Soyuz

Almaz missions:

Mir modules:


Russian manned space program strategy in 2010s

International Space Station (ISS)

US roots of the ISS

ISS development

Russian segment of the ISS

European segment of the ISS

ISS mission chronology

Soyuz missions to the ISS

  • Soyuz TM-32 (Dennis Tito's mission to the ISS)
  • Soyuz TM-33 (A Russo-French commercial mission)
  • Soyuz TM-34 (A Russo-Italian commercial mission)
  • Soyuz TMA-1 (A Russo-Belgian commercial mission)
  • Soyuz TMA-2 (The 7th long-duration expedition to the ISS)
  • Soyuz TMA-3 (The 8th long-duration expedition to the ISS)
  • Soyuz TMA-4 (The 9th long-duration expedition to the ISS)
  • Soyuz TMA-5 (The 10th long-duration expedition to the ISS)
  • Soyuz TMA-6 (The 11th long-duration expedition to the ISS)
  • Soyuz TMA-7 (The 12th long-duration expedition to the ISS)
  • Soyuz TMA-8 (The 13th long-duration expedition to the ISS)
  • Soyuz TMA-9 (The 14th long-duration expedition to the ISS)
  • Soyuz TMA-10 (The 15th long-duration expedition to the ISS)
  • Soyuz TMA-11 (The 16th long-duration expedition to the ISS)
  • Soyuz TMA-12 (The 17th long-duration expedition to the ISS)
  • Soyuz TMA-13 (The 18th long-duration expedition to the ISS)
  • Soyuz TMA-14 (The 19th long-duration expedition to the ISS)
  • Soyuz TMA-15 (The 20th long-duration expedition to the ISS)
  • Soyuz TMA-16 (The 21/22nd long-duration expedition to the ISS)
  • Soyuz TMA-17 (The 22/23th long-duration expedition to the ISS)
  • Soyuz TMA-18 (The 23/24th long-duration expedition to the ISS)
  • Soyuz TMA-19 (The 24/25th long-duration expedition to the ISS)
  • Soyuz TMA-01M (The 25/26th long-duration expedition to the ISS)
  • Soyuz TMA-20 (The 26/27th long-duration expedition to the ISS)
  • Soyuz TMA-21 (The 27/28th long-duration expedition to the ISS)
  • Soyuz TMA-02M (The 28/29th long-duration expedition to the ISS)
  • Soyuz TMA-22 (The 29/30th long-duration expedition to the ISS)
  • Soyuz TMA-03M (The 30/31st long-duration expedition to the ISS)
  • Soyuz TMA-04M (The 31/32nd long-duration expedition to the ISS)
  • Soyuz TMA-05M (The 32/33rd long-duration expedition to the ISS)
  • Soyuz TMA-06M (The 33/34th long-duration expedition to the ISS)
  • Soyuz TMA-07M (The 34/35th long-duration expedition to the ISS)
  • Soyuz TMA-08M (The 35/36th long-duration expedition to the ISS)
  • Soyuz TMA-09M (The 36/37th long-duration expedition to the ISS)
  • Soyuz TMA-10M (The 37/38th long-duration expedition to the ISS)
  • Soyuz TMA-11M (The 38/39th long-duration expedition to the ISS)
  • Soyuz TMA-12M (The 39/40th long-duration expedition to the ISS)
  • Soyuz TMA-13M (The 40/41th long-duration expedition to the ISS)

Kliper, a potential replacement for the Soyuz spacecraft (abstract page)

A follow-on to the TKS spacecraft

Next-generation manned spacecraft, PTK NP (formerly ACTS)

OPSEK

Lunar Orbital Station, LOS


NASA's Space Exploration Initiative, SEI

Space flight to Langrangian points;

3MV (Zond) project

Unmanned missions to Mars

Unmanned missions to Venus

Plans for unmanned missions beyond Mars and Venus

 

CENTERS - -

CENTERS (section home)

Launch sites

Dombarovsky

Kapustin Yar

Kourou

Plesetsk

Sea Launch, a sea-based launch site

Vostochny (formerly Svobodny)

Space industry

Origin of the Soviet rocket and space industry

Russian space industry in the first decade of the 21st century

Russian space industry in the 2010s

   
PEOPLE - -

PEOPLE (section home)

Scientists and engineers

Politicians

   
CHRONOLOGY - Y
 

CHRONOLOGY (section home)

Moon race

Missile race

Chronology of deep space exploration

Space exploration in the 20th century

Space exploration in the 21st century

Russian space program in 2000s

Russian space program in 2010s

  • Russian space program in 2020s
   
OP-ED - -

2004: Critique of Bush's space plan

2010: End of the Constellation program

   
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Testimonials

Sponsorship page

3D kiosk

Book home page: RUSSIA IN SPACE The Past Explained, The Future Explored

Video kiosk

Baikonur Diary CD (discontinued)

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