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As Americans scrambled to catch up, the Soviets accomplished many world firsts.Among them were the first man in space (Yuri Gagarin), first woman (Valentina Tereshkova), first lunar flyby (Luna 1) and first three-person crew (Voskhod 1).In 2013, a fragment of a Chinese satellite (Fengyun 1C) reportedly collided with a small Russian laser-ranging satellite called BLITS (Ball Lens in The Space).The crash knocked BLITS from its original orbit and broke it into at least two fragments.Roscosmos came to be in a different area, shortly after the breakup of the Soviet Union.
Three Breeze-M upper stages failed in separate launches across 16 months, prompting a full review in late 2012.
Roscosmos used to be known as the Russian Federal Space Agency, which was formed in 1992.
The new corporation was formed from merging the agency and United Rocket and Space Corporation, a joint-stock entity meant to bolster the space sector.
Roscosmos, also known as the Roscosmos State Corporation for Space Activities, is the coordinating hub for space activities in Russia.
It performs numerous civilian activities (including Earth monitoring and the astronaut program) and coordinates with the Defense Ministry of the Russian Federation for military launches.
Russia was a part of ISS construction from the beginning.