Prospects of Development of Automatic Space Systems and Spacecrafts

Authors: Lopota V.A., Yermakov P.N., Frolov I.V. Published: 29.08.2013
Published in issue: #1(82)/2011  


Category: Fundamental Problems of Mechanical Engineering  
Keywords: space systems, unmanned spacecrafts, technical principles, efficiency of development and production

Main problems of the Russian space industry are formulated regarding the creation of advanced space systems and structures of unmanned spacecrafts. Several types of spacecrafts, which are developed in the Energiya Rocket and Space Corporation and are now in operation, as well as the advanced spacecrafts for optical-electronic and radar observations are described. The technical and technological principles of improving the efficiency of development and production of unmanned orbital spacecrafts are stated.