Anatoly Petrovovich, director of the Institute for Space Research, announced that Russian scientists have designed a typical navigation system for the new Russian space shuttle “Oriol” spacecraft flights.
“The scientists of the Institute of Space Research have designed a typical navigation unit for the promising manned spacecraft” Oryol, “he said at a meeting of the Space Council of the Russian Academy of Sciences.
He added, and the Russian lunar module “Luna-26”, which is scheduled to launch in 2024, will draw, before that, a three-dimensional (3D) map of the moon.
It should be noted that the first flight of the new spacecraft “Oryol” into orbit will be in the year 2023. According to Dmitriy Rogozin, its first landing on the moon will be in 2030.