Date: 11 months ago   Category: Cosmos

The head of NASA has reacted to threat of the termination of deliveries of RD-180


The director of NASA Jim Braydenstayn in an interview to C-SPAN TV channel has commented on the possible termination of deliveries of the Russian RD-180 engines to the USA. "Yes, actually United States diligently work on to depending on RD-180 engines" — the official has answered. Thus Braydenstayn has answered a question of the leader of influence of the possible termination by Moscow of deliveries of engines on plans for start of commercial spaceships by means of the ULA rockets (United Launch Alliance). "And I will be frank in this respect: NASA is distinguished from all federal government. The speech that when the relations between the countries become difficult, NASA is able to maintain these relations" — the head of the American space agency has added. Also Braydenstayn has declared the planned meeting with the head of Roskosmos Dmitry Rogozin. The state corporation has reported that the action will take place in October, 2018 on Baikonur (Kazakhstan) on August.10 of NASA in response to possible restriction of deliveries of the Russian RD-180 engines to the USA has referred to need of execution of contractual obligations by Moscow. Earlier in August in Washington declared preparation of new sanctions against Russia because of an incident in Salisbury (Great Britain). In response to it the Russian senator Sergey Ryabukhin has said that Moscow can limit deliveries to the USA of rocket RD-180 engines which the United Launch Alliance company uses in the first step of the carrier rocket Atlas 5. Materials on teme00:02 — on September 19, 2017 Cheerful the pominkirossiya blackmails with the USA rocket engines and frightens Kitayemsilovy units releases NPO Energomash. In January the CEO of the enterprise Igor Arbuzov has said that more than a half of revenue of the plant is formed of deliveries of engines to the USA — RD-180 for United Launch Alliance and RD-181 for Orbital ATK (now enters into Northrop Grumman). In particular, in 2018 the enterprise plans to deliver to customers power units of three types — 11 RD-180 engines, 6 RD-181 engines and two RD-191, that is from 19 power plants 17 are intended for the USA whereas it is required to Russia only two. It is more than important news in Film of Day Telegram-channel. Subscribe!

URL:




Today

just now

The house of the Russian singer Irina Allegrova in one of the most expensive Italian resorts the Fort - Dey-Marmy cost the actress 3.3 million euros (232 million rubles). The KP reports about it. The...

just now

Scientists from the ITMO University work on creation of biological additives in food on the basis of chitin which is extracted from armors of a locust, Izvestia reports. It is noted that such additive...

just now

The head of political council of "The Oppositional Platform — For Life" party Victor Medvedchuk accused political force the Opposition Bloc (OB) of violations during elections to the Verkhovna Rada. W...

just now

The American lunar program assumes constant presence of astronauts on the satellite of Earth. It the Vice President of the United States Mike Pence said in an interview to CBS News TV channel. Accordi...

just now

Staff of FSB detained the representative of the Ministry of Emergency Situations at a meeting with the acting head of administration of Chita Alexander Sapozhnikov. Lenta.ru was reported about it by a source in law enforcement agencies. Frames of detention were placed by the Zabmedia portal. The deputy chief of the third group of a fire service of...

just now

In Krasnodar powerful heavy rain flooded 30 sites of the city. It is reported on the website of the regional Ministry of Emergency Situations. According to rescuers, in the city 54 millimeters of rain...

just now

The president of Ukraine Vladimir Zelensky hoped for dialogue with the Russian leader Vladimir Putin. DW reports about it. "It seems to me that we will find understanding because it seemed to me durin...

just now

The deputy of the Verkhovna Rada Vadim Rabinovich called accident last parliamentary elections of Ukraine. He said it on air of NewsOne TV channel. Materials on teme23:50 — on July 21 Zelensky's Party...