For a ship the Federation would develop a new communications system

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The holding company «Russian space systems» (RKS) is developing a new intelligent communication system for vehicle «Federation» and its first pilot of the robot «Fedora», reports a press-service RKS on Friday.

«The specialists of OJSC «Russian space systems» (RKS, included in the state Corporation «Roskosmos») has begun to develop on-Board telemetry system for a reusable manned spacecraft «Federation». It will be twice smaller, lighter and more functional compared to the samples of the previous generation,» — said in the message.

This system takes on Board the spacecraft commands from the ground control station and transmits information from the satellite to the Ground.

«The new system will fully ensure the vehicle communication «Federation» with the Earth, collecting information from all service systems management, telemetry, television system, and the robot’s «Fedora» (humanoid robot Final Experimental Demonstration Object Research – FEDOR), which is scheduled to be the first and only member of the crew of the new ship during a test flight», — stated in the message.

Conversations with the robot, and in the future astronauts will also be carried out using BRTS, which includes a wireless headset. The specialists of JSC «Scientific and production Association of measurement technique» (NPO it, is included in DCS) will develop a headset on domestic element base.

The first sample will be available in late 2018.