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Thermophysics and Aeromechanics

2006 year, number 4

Founder of modern cosmonautics (to the 100th anniversary of S.P. Korolev)

A.I. Maksimov
Khristianovich Institute of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics SB RAS, Novosibirsk, Russia
Pages: 467-488


The basic milestones of the life journey of S.P. Korolev (12.01.1907- 14.01.1966), the Designer General of rocket and space systems, are presented. Information on various missiles of the first generation R-1,
R-2, R-5, R-7, and R-9, launch vehicles Sputnik, Luna, Molniya, Vostok, Soyuz, and N-1, and also spacecraft designed for various purposes, which were developed under Korolev