The flight of the Russian robot ” Fedor “to the international space station (ISS) is recognized by the media monitoring and analysis system” Medialogiya ” as the most resonant event in Russia in the field of robotics. This is evidenced by data from the report ” Infopovod 2019. It-Telecom”, published on the Medialogia website.
The winner of this category was the robot developer NGO “Android technology”, reports”RIA Novosti”.
“The FEDOR flight proved once again that Russia is a leader in Space exploration. In 1961, Yuri Gagarin, a Soviet cosmonaut, became the first person in Space, and in 2019, the FEDOR robot, a Russian robot, became the first robot to successfully complete a space flight, ” commented the developer of the Medialogia report.
The robot will go to the ISS on August 22 and spent 14 days in space. During this time, he completed several tasks under the guidance of cosmonaut Alexander Skvortsov.
“FEDOR” (Final Experimental Demonstration Object Research) the first Russian humanoid robot. It was developed by the Foundation for advanced research together with the NGO “Android technology” by order of the Ministry of emergency situations as a rescue robot. The robot was the first of its kind in the world to learn to sit on the splits. In 2018, the exhibition model “Fedor” was created for VDNH.