TwitterFacebookpinterest











































































































 

 

 

 

 

ROCKETS - ALPHABETICAL INDEX

French rocketry

American rocketry


Types of modern rocketry

Submarine missiles (overview)

Cruise missiles (overview)

Hypersonic vehicles


Space boosters (overview)

Individual rocket systems

Angara launch vehicle family

NEW, October 30: Angara project in 2019 (INSIDER CONTENT)

Angara-1

Angara-3

Angara-5

Angara-5/KVTK

Angara-5/Block DM-03

Angara-5M

Angara-5P

Angara-5V

Angara-7

Angara-100

Antares

Baikal

Bulava

Diamant (France)

Dnepr

Don super-rocket concept (INSIDER CONTENT)

Energia

Energia-M

Energia-5K

Energia-5KV

Energia-5V/VR

Fi 103

Hs-293

Iskander

Kaskad

Korean Satellite Launch Vehicle, KSLV-1

KSLV-2 (INSIDER CONTENT)

Kosmos-2

Kosmos-1, -3

Mayak

MR-UR-100

MSBS submarine-based ballistic missile (France)

N1 Moon rocket

Pioneer

Proton

R-17

R-36

R-56

Rus-M

Rockot

RT-1

RT-2

RT-20P

Sarmat ICBM

Sodruzhestvo (rocket)

Soyuz (rocket family)

Soyuz rocket missions in 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019

Soyuz-5 launch vehicle

Soyuz-7 (INSIDER CONTENT)

Sputnik (rocket)

SSBS silo-based ballistic missiles (France)

Start

STK: Super-heavy rockets proposed by TsSKB Progress in 2013

Strela

Sunkar

Topol-M

Tsyklon

Tsyklon-4M

UR-100

UR-100N

UR-200

UR-700

UR-700 Nuclear (Version "A")

Yenisei super-heavy launcher

Yenisei-5 proposal

Zenit rocket home page

Upper stages, space tugs

Briz upper stage

Dvina electrically propelled space tug

Fregat upper stage

Volga upper stage

European rocketry

Vega light-weight launch vehicle

---

insider content

Book


SPACECRAFT

The pioneers (1946-1963): Vostok and Voskhod projects:

The Moon Race (1961-1974): The early Soyuz spacecraft and its missions, L1, N-1/L3 programs; The Moon Race;

Soyuz spacecraft family

Almaz missions:

Mir modules:


International Space Station (ISS)

US roots of the ISS

Chronology of ISS development and assembly

Russian segment of the ISS

American segment of the ISS

European segment of the ISS

ISS mission chronology

Soyuz missions to the ISS

Kliper, a potential replacement for the Soyuz spacecraft (abstract page)

A follow-on to the TKS spacecraft

Russian manned space program strategy in the 2010s

Federatsiya next-generation manned spacecraft, PTK NP (formerly ACTS)

PTK Federatsiya: systems and design

Orbital Piloted Assembly Complex, OPSEK

Lunar Orbital Station, LOS

Lunar Descent and Ascent Complex, LVPK

Ryvok (INSIDER CONTENT)

Cis-lunar station
(a.k.a. International Manned Platform, Deep Space Gateway,
Lunar Orbital Platform-Gateway. LOP-G
)

DEVELOPMENT HISTORY:

MODULES AND MAJOR COMPONENTS:

SYSTEMS AND OPERATIONS:


NASA's Space Exploration Initiative, SEI

Space flight to Langrangian points

Plans for robotic missions to the Moon in 2012

NEW, July 8: Plans for robotic missions to the Moon in 2019 (INSIDER CONTENT)

3MV (Zond) project

Unmanned missions to Mars

Unmanned missions to Venus

Plans for unmanned missions beyond Mars and Venus


Application spacecraft (section home)

NEW, August 5: Status of remote-sensing satellite systems in 2019 (INSIDER CONTENT)

Astrometria star-mapping satellite

Bion project home page

COROT astronomy satellite of the French space agency, CNES, launched by the Russian Soyuz-2.1b rocket

Compass

Cosmos-1 solar-sailing spacecraft

Foton

Foton-M4

Gaia satellite

Karat (MKA-FKI) platform

Koronas-Foton

Lomonosov

Navigator platform

Spektr-R Radioastron observatory

Spektr-RG X-ray observatory

Spektr-UF

Spektr-M

VKZ probe

Vozvrat-MKA

 

CENTERS

CENTERS (section home)

Russian space agency, Roskosmos

Launch sites

Canso launch site

Dombarovsky

Kapustin Yar

Kourou

NEW, March 1: Mykolaiv launch site (Ukraine)

Plesetsk

Sea Launch, a sea-based launch site

Vostochny (formerly Svobodny)

Space industry

Origin of the Soviet rocket and space industry

Russian space industry in the first decade of the 21st century

Russian space industry in the 2010s

PEOPLE

PEOPLE (section home)

Scientists and engineers

Politicians

CHRONOLOGY
 

CHRONOLOGY (section home)

Moon race

Missile race

Chronology of deep space exploration

Space exploration in the 20th century

Space exploration in the 21st century

Russian space program in 2000s

Russian space program in 2010s

Russian space program in 2020s

 

OP-ED

 

2004: Critique of Bush's space plan

2010: End of the Constellation program

 

INFO PAGES

INSIDER CONTENT landing page and subscription info

Advertise

Testimonials

Sponsorship page

3D kiosk

Book home page: RUSSIA IN SPACE The Past Explained, The Future Explored

Video kiosk

Baikonur Diary CD (discontinued)

Sources

Glossary

Site update log

Site map (you are on this page)

About this site

About the author