Videoreport from cosmodrome “Vostochnyi” – April 26th 2016

April 26, 2016

Videoreport from cosmodrome “Vostochnyi” by director of SINP, MSU Mikhail Panasyuk – April 26th 2016




Rocket sanctification ceremony – April 25th 2016

April 25, 2016

“Soyuz 2.1a” launcher vehicle has been delivered to the launch site and installed there for the further operations before the launch, which is scheduled now for April, 27, 2016 at 11 a.m. local time (5 a.m. Moscow time). Four SINP MSU people (M. Panasyuk, I. Yashin, V. Petrov, O. Peretyat’ko visited today launch site during the special ceremony of rocket sanctification.
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Moving to the launch site

April 23, 2016

They’re organized in cases
The maps of Universe…


The Soyuz 2.1a launch vehicle with our spacecraft inside it has been moved to the launch site.


End of electrical testing at the cosmodrome

April 4, 2016

Today we have successfully finished all electrical tests of the Lomonosov spacecraft at Vostochny space center. Our scientific complex is fully tested and ready to fly!

MSU team near the spacecraft at Vostochny Space Center

Thanks to everyone who made this possible!

Spacecraft team at Vostochny Space Center

Reportage on channel Russia 2

April 23, 2013

The SINP scientists and the “Lomonosov” crew highlighted the main objectives of the project in the show Science 2.0.
Reportage begins at 17:33 (in Russian).

Mirror of the space telescope TUS for “Lomonosov” mission passed tests

March 14, 2013

SINP scientists have tested the surface of the mirror of the space telescope TUS for defects.

Read more on SINP website

Equipment testing

July 8, 2012

Image processing of unit ShOK being tested.

Entrance control of cable system

May 10, 2012

The entrance control of cable system of scientific equipment “Lomonosov” successfully completed.

Trigger of GBR

April 16, 2012

Working out of the trigger of gamma-ray bursts (GBR) and check of positioning of the event started.

Input control tests

February 7, 2012

Input control tests of scientific equipment “Lomonosov” devices is held in NIIEM.