A Russian state commission has approved the launch and the rocket has been installed on the launch pad, Zolotukhin said, adding that it will be the fourth Glonass-M launch from Plesetsk in northern Russia.
Aviation Week ( ), the largest multimedia information and services provider to the global aviation, aerospace and defense industries, today announced its 2013 MRO Regional Conference for Eastern Europe, Baltics & Russia. The event will examine the area's aviation maintenance market as it struggles to cope with rising fuel costs and fierce competition. The conference will be held May 14-15, 2013 at the Radisson Blu Lietuva in Vilnius, Lithuania.
MOSCOW, April 10 (RIA Novosti) – Russia’s Lavochkin aerospace company has won a defense ministry tender on the development of a series of five high-resolution optical-electronic surveillance satellites worth almost 70 billion rubles ($2.2 bln), the Izvestia newspaper said.
MOSCOW, March 26 (UPI) -- Russia is going all out in showcasing and marketing its military products to Asian nations at a maritime and aerospace exhibition in Malaysia.
The monument to the world’s first cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin which was erected in London in July 2011 to mark the 50th anniversary of the cosmonaut’s visit to Great Britain has left its current temporary location near Trafalgar Square, in front of the building of the British Council on The Mall. The monument will be permanently installed on the premises of the Royal Observatory in Greenwich. The Observatory is the main astronomic organization of Great Britain and, naturally, the most appropriate place for the statue. Greenwich is also known as the zero-meridian, a starting point of the longitude and time zones of the globe.
Moscow, February 22, 2013 - Transaero Airlines has published a summary of its operational performance for January 2013. The summary demonstrates the airline's sustainable development and growth of all operational figures.
Aeroflot Russian Airlines, Russia's flagship airline, has signed an agreement with UTC Aerospace Systems to supply wheels and carbon brakes for its new fleet of 16 Boeing 777-300ER aircraft.
A rocket carrying three military satellites blasted off from the Plesetsk cosmodrome in northern Russia on Tuesday, the Russian Aerospace Defense Forces said. The carrier rocket lifted off at 8:25 p.m. Moscow time (1625 GMT) from the space center, Aerospace Defense spokesperson Alexei Zolotukhin told local media. The three satellites are expected to reach their designated orbit at 10:09 p.m. Moscow time (1809 GMT), he added.
Indonesian carrier Sky Aviation plans to put into operation five Russia’s Sukhoi Superjet-100 airplanes (model RRJ-95B) this year, Jakarta Post daily reported on Wednesday.
Russia’s Aerospace Defense Forces will receive about 20 new radar stations this year, a Defense Ministry spokesman said on Tuesday, January 8, according to RIA Novosti.