Interview with Vitaly Lopota, the ex-president and chief designer at the S.P. Korolev Rocket and Space Corporation “Energia”, the prime developer and contractor of the Russian manned spaceflight program.
An astronaut is one of those unique professions which almost everyone dreams of. But just few people can realize. Yuri Malenchenko is one of them.
If you drive just a short distance from bustling Moscow, you will find a modest, homely town called Zvyozdny gorodok among the pine forests. At first glance, nothing appears to…