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7:31 PM  April 11, 2019

TUSUR scientists equip airship for round-the-world expedition

© с сайта ТУСУРаTUSUR scientists equip airship for round-the-world expedition

TOMSK, Apr 11 – RIA Tomsk. Employees of Tomsk State University of Control Systems and Radioelectronics (TUSUR) will develop and test equipment for a round-the-world research expedition on an airship, the representative of the press service of the university told RIA Tomsk on Thursday. As it is specified on the website, the start of the expedition is scheduled for 2021.

As the representative of the press service specified, TUSUR scientists, engineers of Moscow Aviation Institute (MAI) and representatives of the Russian Geographical Society (RGS) are participating in the project, which involves research conducting during a round-the-world expedition on an airship.

"The task of TUSUR scientists – is to provide and test equipment in difficult climatic conditions, including the Arctic ones, because the airship will fly over the North Pole. The MAI engineers are responsible for the development and construction of the airship, and the RGS will build the route", – the interlocutor of the agency reported.

As it is specified on the TUSUR website, the “Airship. Two Poles of the Earth” project includes large-scale studies of various territories and testing of the work of scientific equipment in critical conditions. Also, scientists will be able to conduct studies of the ocean, the atmosphere and climatic phenomena that today cannot be carried out by space technical means.

It is added that the project will also allow to prove the effectiveness of alternative aeronautic means for the development and research of hard-to-reach regions of the country and the world – the Greenland Ice Sheet, Antarctica, North-Eastern Siberia.

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"Another task – is to conduct research in the field of communications: check the operability of transceivers and elements in low temperatures, remote areas, investigate signals of the global navigation communications systems GLONASS / GPS / Galileo / Beidou, including 5G", – is said in the report.

It is specified that this project is open, scientists, developers and business representatives interested in research conducting and tests using the airship can participate in it. The start of the expedition is scheduled for 2021.

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