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Moscow, 4 Oct – AIF-Moscow.
The state company “Russian space systems” in honor of the anniversary of the launch of the first satellite of the Earth has published on its website the documents on the development of its radio station.
The first artificial Earth satellite. Infographics
The CSW noted that the report, dated 1958, may be of interest for specialists of the rocket-industry and anyone interested in the history of the development of the aerospace industry.
“Radio D-200, developed by NII-885, was the target load for the first satellite. It is the first time in history gave to the Earth a radio signal from space”, – stated in the message.
“Sputnik-1” was launched into orbit on 4 October 1957, initiating the space age. In Russia this day celebrate the Day of the space forces.