Photo: Sergey Mamontov / RIA Novosti
State Corporation “Roscosmos” has changed its logo, abandoning the version entered when Igor Komarov, and returned to the image used by the Federal space Agency. It is reported by RIA Novosti.
“It’s upgraded, modern logo escaped from the circle,” said the Agency in a press-service of the Corporation.
Simultaneously it became known that for several months suspended launches from Baikonur cosmodrome. Latest today from Baikonur, was launched on 10 July, the cargo ship “Progress MS-09”, pristykovatsya to the ISS in record time. The next start is scheduled for the end of October.
Leadership for space launches in 2018 holds China, on account of his 19 starts. THE US — 18. Russia in 2018 held nine starts, five of them from the Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, three — from Plesetsk and one from the East.
14 may it was reported that in 2020, the enterprise “Roscosmos” TsENKI (Center for operation of ground space infrastructure objects) for optimization purposes will stop “Gagarin’s start”, which is the oldest starting complex of the cosmodrome Baikonur. According to the representative of the institution “for the existing volume of work it will be quite a site”, and “duplicate launchers — this is a Soviet tradition.”
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