Final Soyuz-FG rocket lifts Soyuz MS-15 mission to the ISS carrying the first Emirati astronaut into orbit

Final Soyuz-FG rocket lifts Soyuz MS-15 mission to the ISS carrying the first Emirati astronaut into orbit

At 1357 GMT on 25 September, a Soyuz-FG rocket lifted off from Launch Site No. 1/5 at the Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan, carrying the Soyuz MS-15 crew mission to the International Space Station (ISS). This launch marked the end of some eras – and the beginning of...
IAC 2018 Bremen: Cooperation and inclusiveness were the themes but Russian agency head was rather obviously missing

IAC 2018 Bremen: Cooperation and inclusiveness were the themes but Russian agency head was rather obviously missing

The 69th International Astronautical Congress (IAC 2018) was held in the city of Bremen near the coast of Northern Germany. The Congress is both a technical symposium, where engineers, scientists and even lawyers present their papers, and a place where the great space...