Encyclopedia of designers.Gusev (2016)

Documentary №99795, 1 part, duration: 0:08:22
Production: Studio Roscosmos
Other authors:Rozakova Marina, Kuckij Mihail, Shatilo Sergej, Trudova Nataljya, Pastuhov Sergej


Leonid Ivanovich Gusev is a Soviet scientist in the field of radio engineering control systems for spacecraft and telemetry of objects of scientific, economic and defense purposes, Doctor of Technical Sciences, professor, one of the creators of GLONASS, member of the Presidium of the Russian Academy of Cosmonautics named after Tsiolkovsky.

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Photo of Gusev.

Old Moscow in the chronicle of the 1930s.

Gusev talks about the war.

Chronicle of the Second World War: fighting, explosions, soldiers, artillery.

Gusev at the Research Institute-885, specialists at work.

A drawing of a space rocket on the table, a hand with a pencil.

Assembling a space rocket.

The first satellite of the Earth.

Gusev at the Research Institute-695, specialists at work.

Chronicle 1961: Yuri Gagarin in a space rocket, Sergey Korolev, communication antennas, the launch of Vostok-1; Gusev talks about a communications point created at the Baikonur training ground to track the flight and negotiate with Korolev.

Specialists at the control panels.

Views of the Earth from space.

Monitor in the MCC hall.

The shuttle Buran is landing.

Gusev talks about the creation of command and measurement complexes; satellite communication antennas, specialists at the control panels.

Search and rescue system "Cospas-Sarsat"; specialists monitor monitors, make notes on maps.


Arnold Selivanov talks about the creation of the system.

Specialists at consoles, monitors, communication antennas.

Moscow, Olympic Games-80, the Olympic torch is burning.

Spectators in the stands.

Mikhail Solovyov, Deputy Head of the Russian Space Systems Branch, tells about the creation of a relay television system specifically for the Olympics.

Specialists at the control panels.

The Olympic bear takes off over the stadium stands.

Staged shooting: satellites around the Earth.

Gusev talks about the creation of GLONASS (originally the Hurricane system); satellite equipment.

Baikonur, the launch of a space rocket.

View of the Earth from space.

Laboratory staff.

Animation: a schematic representation of the principle of operation of GLONASS.

The military is watching the monitors.

Georgy Krylov, Head of the Microelectronics Department of JSC RKS, about the GLONASS system.

GLONASS is in service with emergency services.

Specialists in laboratories.

Photos of Gusev.

Gusev at the award ceremony.

Portrait of Gusev.


Gusev L.I. -- Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor, Hero of Socialist Labor. Gagarin Yu.A. -- pilot-cosmonaut, Hero of the Soviet Union. Korolev S.P. -- Soviet scientist, design engineer, General designer of the rocket and space industry of the USSR, Academician of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR, twice Hero of Socialist Labor. Selivanov A.S. -- Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor, Honored Scientist of the Russian Federation, developer of radio equipment for space technology.

Calendar: 1930s 1940s 1961 1980s 2011

Locations: Moscow [820] Kazakhstan [114]

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