The Accounts Chamber found violations in the defense and space industries of 1.3 trillion rubles


The amount of violations when spending budget funds doubled in 2017, the Accounting Chamber reported. The strengthening of audit and uncertainty in the pre-election year are affecting, say experts

Roskosmos will repair the scrapped Fonservisbank


Since 2015, Novikombank was involved in this, but had no success. Roskosmos has already lost 47 billion rubles in this bank.

Why does Russia build an extra-heavy rocket again


Why does Russia need such a missile and can it really compete with Falcon Heavy Ilona Mask?

Holes in space are plugged by the Moscow earth


The Khrunichev Center again needed financial support.

The GLONASS system crumbled


For a week the second satellite of the Russian global positioning system failed. Now in orbit there are only 22 operating vehicles with a minimum of 24 satellites.

The construction of space satellites in Russia has turned into a completely unprofitable business


Creation of a new Angolan satellite in exchange for the lost AngoSat-1 in orbit will cost RKK Energia $ 130 million. Another $ 200 million will be worth the free production of an analogue lost in orbit through the fault of the Russian manufacturer of the Egyptian satellite EgyptSat.

Roskosmos and Rosatom will suspend cooperation with the West


The ban will affect new contracts, which the government did not recommend.

Penny chips for GLONASS led to multi-million dollar business


Suspects of fraud are not yet available.

Space Conflictology


The White House will deal with the dispute between the state Roskosmos and private Dauria Aerospace.

S7 Space was trapped with missiles for the "Sea Launch"


RSC Energia can not provide Vladislav Filev with cheap and reliable Soyuz-5 missiles. Therefore, launch will have Ukrainian missiles "Zenith", which will be purchased from the Ukrainian "Yuzhmash". The only problem is that these missiles do not exist yet.

Why Roscosmos will never launch its analog Falcon Heavy


Dmitry Panov, director general of NPO Technomash, who is a part of Roskosmos, explained this by the difference in goals between Russia and billionaire Ilon Mask.

Russia loses monopoly on manned spaceflight


The termination of the monopoly of the corporation for manned flights to RSC Energia is awaited after the commissioning of American spacecraft Starliner and Crew Dragon.

In the center of Khrunichev rushed the lender


For the lands of the enterprise, the struggle unfolded, VEB became one of the main contenders.

The unfinished building of the GLONASS Center went up in price twice


The building is being built since 2010 in Moscow and now its cost is set at 2 billion rubles - an increase in the estimate is due to the need to search for domestic equipment to replace those that have fallen under foreign sanctions.

Corporation S7 Space suffered a first setback


The private company did not save Russian space from a series of setbacks: the satellite "Angosat" (AngoSat-1) was put into a calculated orbit, but after a while the connection with him disappeared.

RSC Energia did not cope with the satellite


AngoSat 1 satellite worth $ 280 million did not get in touch.

In Russia was stolen money for the flight to the moon


According to the investigators, only one contracting firm stole RSC Energia and RCS funds for more than 800 million rubles.

Prime Minister of the Russian Federation allowed state companies to hide their suppliers


Care in the shadow of subcontractors should protect schemes for circumvention of sanctions.

"Meteor" replenished submarine grouping


The launch of the satellite from the East ended with an accident due to the malfunction of the "Frigate".

47 billion rubles from Roskosmos disappeared from the federal budget


Roskosmos, earning on international launches of spacecraft, owes the state nearly 47 billion rubles. That sum was named by the Accounting Chamber and added to the budget by the Ministry of Finance. But now the money disappeared.

Russian space and bad premonition


The Russian Khrunichev Space Center will be headed by Alexey Varochko, Ph.D., with a thesis cooked up in the Belgian "scam diploma factory".

Russia's New RS-28 Sarmat ICBM will be held at the stand


The new missile requires additional tests.

Engines unsuitable for a space contract


The agreement between S7 Group and Yuzhmash on the supply of Zenith rockets raised questions.

Dmitry Rogozin found "the source of slovenliness" at Voronezh Mechanical Plant


Deputy Prime Minister said that the investigation into the reason to revoke the Proton engines would be his personal business.  

Rotenberg's competitor: new projects and new conflicts of Marina Sechina


Marina Sechina, former wife of the CEO of Rosneft Igor Sechin, continues to collect assets.

Roskosmos has deviated from the accounting trajectory


The Audit Chamber has found 93 billion rubles of financial irregularities in the space agency.

The United States banned the supply of equipment for scientific satellite to Russia


Roskosmos called the situation "a precedent", as previously the ban had been applied only to dual-use devices.

Former head of Roskosmos invited to the Investigation Committee


According to the Prosecutor General's Office, Anatoly Perminov abused power by authorizing the transaction by Khrunichev Center to acquire shares in the American company International Launch Services in 2008.