Roscosmos

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The Roscosmos State Corporation for Space Activities (Государственная корпорация по космической деятельности «Роскосмос», Gosudarstvyennaya korporaciya po kosmicheskoy dyeyatyel'nosti "Roskosmos"), commonly known as Roscosmos, is a state corporation responsible for the wide range and types of space flights and cosmonautics programs for the Russian Federation.wikipedia
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Dmitry Rogozin

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The current director since May 2018 is Dmitry Rogozin.
Dmitry Olegovich Rogozin (Дми́трий Оле́гович Рого́зин; born 21 December 1963) is a Russian politician, currently serving as the Director General of Roscosmos.

Baikonur Cosmodrome

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The launch facilities used are Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan (with most launches taking place there, both manned and unmanned), and Vostochny Cosmodrome being built in the Russian Far East in Amur Oblast.
The spaceport is currently leased by the Kazakh Government to Russia until 2050, and is managed jointly by the Roscosmos State Corporation and the Russian Aerospace Forces.

List of Heads of Roscosmos

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The current director since May 2018 is Dmitry Rogozin.
The Directors of Roscosmos are the highest-ranked officials of Roscosmos, the space agency of the Russian Federation.

Yuri Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center

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The headquarters of Roscosmos are located in Moscow, while the main Mission Control space center site is in the nearby city of Korolyov as well as the Yuri Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center located in Star City of Moscow Oblast.
Until April 2009 the center was owned and operated by the Ministry of Defence (Russia) in cooperation with Russian Federal Space Agency.

United Rocket and Space Corporation

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In 2015 the Russian government merged Roscosmos with the United Rocket and Space Corporation, the re-nationalized Russian space industry, to create the Roscosmos State Corporation.
The government intended to do so in such a way as to "preserve and enhance the Roscosmos space agency".

Mir

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the first modular space station, Mir (upper left).]] Scientific missions, such as interplanetary probes or astronomy missions during these years played a very small role, and although Roscosmos has connections with Russian aerospace forces, its budget is not part of the defense budget of the country, nevertheless, Roscosmos managed to operate the space station Mir well past its planned lifespan, contributed to the International Space Station, and continued to fly additional Soyuz and Progress missions.
The station was launched as part of the Soviet Union's manned spaceflight programme effort to maintain a long-term research outpost in space, and following the collapse of the USSR, was operated by the new Russian Federal Space Agency (RKA).

Space tourism

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This resulted in Roscosmos' leading role in commercial satellite launches and space tourism.
To date, orbital space tourism has been performed only by the Russian Space Agency.

International Space Station

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Scientific missions, such as interplanetary probes or astronomy missions during these years played a very small role, and although Roscosmos has connections with Russian aerospace forces, its budget is not part of the defense budget of the country, nevertheless, Roscosmos managed to operate the space station Mir well past its planned lifespan, contributed to the International Space Station, and continued to fly additional Soyuz and Progress missions.
The ISS programme is a joint project between five participating space agencies: NASA (United States), Roscosmos (Russia), JAXA (Japan), ESA (Europe), and CSA (Canada).

Star City, Russia

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The headquarters of Roscosmos are located in Moscow, while the main Mission Control space center site is in the nearby city of Korolyov as well as the Yuri Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center located in Star City of Moscow Oblast.
Cosmonauts of the Russian Federal Space Agency, and the Soviet space program before it, have lived and trained in Star City since the 1960s.

RKA Mission Control Center

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The headquarters of Roscosmos are located in Moscow, while the main Mission Control space center site is in the nearby city of Korolyov as well as the Yuri Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center located in Star City of Moscow Oblast.
The RKA Mission Control Center, also known by its acronym ЦУП (TsUP), or by its radio callsign, Mission Control Moscow, is the mission control center of the Russian Federal Space Agency.

Elektro–L

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Elektro–L is a new-generation series of meteorological satellites developed for the Russian Federal Space Agency by NPO Lavochkin.

Human spaceflight

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the first human spaceflight module, the Vostok 3KA (center);
The Soviet Soyuz and Mir programs were taken over by the Russian Federal Space Agency, now known as the Roscosmos State Corporation.

Yuri Koptev

Yuri Koptev, who had previously worked with designing Mars landers at NPO Lavochkin, became the agency's first director. In March 2004, director Yuri Koptev was replaced by Anatoly Perminov, who had previously served as the first commander of the Space Forces.
Yuri Nikolayevich Koptev (Юрий Николаевич Коптев, March 13, 1940, Stavropol) is a former General Director of the Russian Space Agency (Roscosmos), serving in that role from 1992 to 2004.

Soviet space program

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The Soviet space program did not have central executive agencies.
Russia created the Russian Aviation and Space Agency, now known as the Roscosmos State Corporation, while Ukraine created the National Space Agency of Ukraine (NSAU).

GLONASS

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The GLONASS global navigation satellite system has for many years been one of the top priorities and has been given its own budget line in the federal space budget.
GLONASS is the most expensive program of the Russian Federal Space Agency, consuming a third of its budget in 2010.

Vladimir Popovkin

On 29 April 2011, Perminov was replaced with Vladimir Popovkin as the director of Roscosmos.
Vladimir Aleksandrovich Popovkin (Владимир Александрович Поповкин; 25 September 1957 – 18 June 2014) was the General Director of the Russian Federal Space Agency and former First Deputy Defense Minister of Russia.

Russian Space Forces

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Popovkin is a former commander of the Russian Space Forces and First Deputy Defense Minister of Russia.
The organisation shared control of the Baikonur Cosmodrome with the Russian Federal Space Agency.

Spektr-RG

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However, after the collapse of the Soviet Union, the mission was abandoned due to cost-cutting from the Russian space program Roscosmos.

Anatoly Perminov

Anatoli Perminov
In March 2004, director Yuri Koptev was replaced by Anatoly Perminov, who had previously served as the first commander of the Space Forces.
He served as the General Director of Russian Federal Space Agency in 2004–2011.

Tsiolkovsky State Museum of the History of Cosmonautics

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Zal raketnoi techniki.JPG in the Tsiolkovsky State Museum of the History of Cosmonautics, Kaluga, Russia. The exhibition includes the models and replicas of the following Russian/Soviet inventions:

Vostochny Cosmodrome

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The launch facilities used are Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan (with most launches taking place there, both manned and unmanned), and Vostochny Cosmodrome being built in the Russian Far East in Amur Oblast.
On 23 January 2019, The Roscosmos cancelled the agreement with the troubled PSO Kazan company to build the launch pad for the Angara rocket in Vostochny.

Spektr-UV

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This international project is led by Russia (Roscosmos).

Nauka (ISS module)

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The Nauka module is the last component of the ISS, due to be launched in November 2019.
The MLM is funded by the Roscosmos State Corporation.

Koronas-Foton

Koronas Foton
It is being operated by the Russian Federal Space Agency, the Moscow Engineering Physics Institute and the All-Russian Scientific Research Institute of Electromechanics.

Luna-Glob

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Luna-Glob (Луна-Глоб, meaning Lunar sphere) is a Moon exploration programme by the Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos) meant to progress toward the creation of a fully robotic lunar base.