City part to be!

Международный фестиваль любителей астрономии и телескопостроения

The dates of the urban part of the Russian AstroFest 2019 have become known!

This year, for the first time in the new format, the urban part of Astrofest will be held on the territory of the IKI of the Russian Academy of Sciences — April 20 and 21.

The Space Research Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences (IKI RAS) is the leading academic institution for the study and use of space in the interests of the basic sciences. IKI performs experimental scientific work in such areas of space physics as astrophysics, physics of planets and small bodies of the Solar system, physics of the Sun and solar-terrestrial connections, space plasma and research in the field of nonlinear geophysics. IKI is also entrusted with the preparation of scientific space research programs, the development and testing of scientific equipment complexes for projects adopted by the Russian Academy of Sciences and the Roscosmos State Corporation for Space Activity.