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12 complexes for detection of space objects deployed in Russia

04.10.2021 140 просмотров

Until 2025, Russia will deploy 12 laser-optical systems to control space.


About 12 new laser-optical systems for monitoring outer space will be deployed in Russia until 2025. This was told to journalists at the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation on the Day of the Russian Space Forces.

“As part of the program to improve and develop the Russian space control system, the space forces continue to work on the creation of specialized ground-based means of controlling outer space of a new generation. Until 2025, it is planned to deploy more than 12 new laser-optical and radio-technical systems on the territory of Russia that implement various principles for detecting and recognizing space objects, ”the military department said.

The Ministry of Defense clarified that the first laser-optical complex a new generation has already been successfully put on combat duty in the Altai Territory and solves the problem of controlling outer space. Also at the present time in the military units of the Main Test Space Center. German Titov, more than 300 modern and modernized spacecraft control facilities are operated.

In addition, as noted in the military department, the development of command and measurement systems of a new generation is being actively carried out. “The commissioning of unified command and measurement equipment will allow us to switch to new technologies for controlling spacecraft of the Russian orbital group and reduce several times the list of modifications to technical control equipment of previous generations,” the Ministry of Defense explained.

Annually October 4 Space Forces Russians celebrate their professional holiday. On this day in 1957, the USSR marked the beginning of the space age - the first artificial Earth satellite was successfully launched from the Baikonur cosmodrome.

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