The head of Roscosmos, Borisov, allowed the renaming of the Russian orbital station, the Russian Orbital Station (ROS) can be renamed after the design is completed, writes TASS with reference to the Director General of Roscosmos, Yuri Borisov.
According to him, the name ROS is used in internal documents. “Perhaps, after the completion of the design, the national station will be renamed,” the head of the department admitted the possibility of changing the name.
On August 15, Roscosmos presented a new Russian orbital station at the Army-2022 forum. According to representatives of the organization, the station is expected to be deployed in two stages.
Secrets of the universe.Images of distant exoplanets, galaxies and star clusters: what will the largest orbital station show?On July 24, 2022, at the first stage, the station will include four modules — scientific and energy, node, base and gateway.
At the second stage, it will be supplemented with target and production modules, as well as a service platform.
It also became known that Energia will begin construction of the ROS in 2028.