GLAVKOSMOS

Let's go to space

About us

More than 30 years OF EXPERIENCE IN SPACE INDUSTRY
Glavkosmos (Joint Stock Company) is a daughter company of ROSCOSMOS State Space Corporation. The key objectives of the company are the promotion of Russian space industry achievements in the world market and management of international space projects.
More than
30
years of experience
in space industry
120 INTERNATIONAL CONTRACTS
For more than thirty years, Glavkosmos has evolved from a ministry department to a global company which now plays an important role in the international activities of the Russian space industry. Glavkosmos is an operator of the commercial missions of Soyuz-2.1 launch vehicles performed from the Russian spaceports.
120
iternational contracts
MORE THAN 140 SUCCESSFUL LAUNCHES

Glavkosmos has implemented more than 140 successful launches with secondary payloads from the Russian spaceports.

More than
140
successful missions
with secondary payloads
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Web-project of Glavkosmos to facilitate marketing of the Russian space industry products November 20, 2019 Web-project of Glavkosmos to facilitate marketing of the Russian space industry products Glavkosmos introduced the Unified Product and Component Portal for the rocket and space industry at Space Tech Expo Europe in Bremen Read More →

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On July 15, 1975 Soyuz-19 spaceship was lifted aboard Soyuz-U launch vehicle. It was the first international space flight with the docking of Apollo, a US spaceship. The famous Soyuz-Apollo docking was a historical event and a symbol of rapprochement between the two superpowers in the period of detente during the long-lasting Cold War.

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On April 4, 2019, Glavkosmos JSC, under a contract with Arianespace, launched four communication satellites of O3b Networks, a subsidiary of Luxembourg-based satellite communications operator SES. The name O3b stands for "Other 3 billions", which refers to the world's population, where broadband Internet is not available right now. Thanks to the O3b satellites, the Internet will come to them.

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Soyuz-2.1a became the first rocket launched from the new Russian space center Vostochny. The historical launch was conducted on April 28, 2016.