26 Feb 2022 23:40

Germany plans to switch off its telescope on Spektr-RG space observatory - Rogozin

MOSCOW. Feb 26 (Interfax) - The German Aerospace Center has notified Russia of the intention to switch off its telescope on the Russian-German Spektr-RG space observatory, Rioscosmos head Dmitry Rogozin said.

"Our German partners got an order to switch off one of two their telescopes which they control themselves," Rogozin said on the air of the Soloviev Live channel on YouTube.

"As far as I understand, German technical specialists worry much about this because this is a strong blow for them," he said.