The Russian astronaut, Pyotr Dubrov, announced that the door leading to the “Zvezda” unit in the Russian sector of the International Space Station has been closed, from which air leaks until next July. A video camera to record these places.
According to “RT”, the expert of the Space Flight Management Center told the astronaut that the middle compartment in the “Zvezda” unit will remain closed until the “Progress MS-17” cargo vehicle, which is scheduled to be launched on June 30, arrives at the space station. International.
It should be noted that there are currently 11 astronauts on board the International Space Station: Oleg Nowitzki and Piotr Dubrov (Russia), Mark Vandy Hay, Michael Hopkins, Victor Glover, Shannon Walker, Shane Kimbro, Megan MacArthur (United States), Soichi Noguchi, Akihiko Hoshid (Japan) and French. Tom Pesci.
The Russian Space Agency “Roscosmos” revealed that it could withdraw from the International Space Station in 2025 and launch its own facilities, due to concerns that the International Space Station had become insufficiently reliable.
Dmitry Rogozin, head of the Russian Space Agency, also said that work has already begun on the first unit of a new station, which is expected to enter orbit in early 2025.