Roskosmos announced the creation of a super-heavy rocket for lunar exploration


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“Roscosmos” will develop a new super-heavy rocket for lunar exploration. On Saturday, 27 October, said the head of state Corporation Dmitry Rogozin on his Twitter page.

“In the development of superheavy rocket, which Russia will launch a program of research and exploration of the moon, will be attended by all design teams Roscosmos”, — Rogozin wrote.

According to him, on Saturday in the RSC “Energia” was the consideration of proposals for technical look of the rocket and plan of ergorapido. “After the meeting, the designers discussed the new solutions that will be used for collaboration engineering”, — said the head of “Roskosmos”.

In September Rogozin said that Russia will not participate in the American project of lunar station. However, he admitted that the lunar research station could be established jointly with the BRICS countries. Chapter

Previously Rogozin, occupying the post of Deputy Prime Minister, has repeatedly spoken about the necessity of studying the moon. In 2016, it became known that the countries, the ISS partners began work on the creation of the international lunar of the visited platforms, which could be the first step towards deep space exploration.

Video, photo All from Russia.


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