Are the conical sections with the docking interface identical between the Oryol spacecraft and the ROSS modules; NEM; Base, Production and Purpose? That could be smart use of the same structure, with serial production advantages.I think an optionally manned polar station, that could host payloads and service polar satellites is a smart concept. But it would be nice if it could exist besides the ISS. And I would like Russia to act different than how they are acting especially this year, but also the past decade.
Roscosmos for the first time showed the layout of the Russian orbital station“According to preliminary studies, at the first stage, the station will include four modules - scientific and energy, nodal, base and gateway ... At the second stage, the Russian orbital station is planned to be supplemented with target and production modules, as well as a service platform,” the Roscosmos website reports. .
No work on the modernization of #Soyuz2.1b to launch crewed ships is currently on schedule, said the press service of #RSCProgress on the Army-2022 forum. Previously, Vladimir Soloviev said in his big interview that it will be necessary for crewed flights to ROSS space station.