the General Director of the Russian space Agency, Dmitry Rogozin, said that in the updated Fundamentals of state policy in the field of space activities is the task of exploration of other planets.
he told About it in his video greetings with the Day of Astronautics.
According to Rogozin, the Russian leader Vladimir Putin signed at the beginning of the year a new version of the document that is associated with the development of space. It tasked the “conquest of the planets of the Solar system” and the development of space science.
the head of the company noted that the Russian space program waits for the transition to new hardware that will be “a serious challenge for all”. Rogozin explained that the creation of new carrier rockets, manned vehicles and new modules for orbital stations, the basis for the conquest of the moon is not only important for the development of production and the latest technology, but people. About them Rogozin to suggest to think first, “on preparing a new generation of people who can create the material basis of the fact that Russia was still the leader of cosmonautics”.