Media called priority version of the corruption of the Union of American astronauts
The Board of the Corporation " Roscosmos ", investigating the accident with depressurization of the space ship " Soyuz ", in the form of priority considers the version about deliberate damage of the ship by American astronauts, about it informs the newspaper " Kommersant ".
According to the newspaper, the actions of American citizens explained their desire as quickly As possible to return to Earth due to the illness of one of the astronauts." Kommersant " stresses that in case of confirmation of this version by Russian-American cooperation in space will be dealt a powerful blow.
As stated by the sources, the Commission after examining the damage to the ship concluded that the hole in the hull was made already in space, besides not from the first attempt, with the characteristic to work in vacuum of space tracks. The source did not rule out unauthorized penetration of American citizens on the Russian ship, writes the print edition.
according to " entrepreneur ", "Roscosmos" has asked NASA copies of records from DVRs astronauts and their medical reports. The source said that the disagreement of cooperation " some additional questions about their involvement in the incident will already be superfluous."
On Tuesday, the head of the Roscosmos, Dmitry Rogozin, said that the Commission RSC "Energia" was not able to find out the cause of the hole in the hull of the spacecraft " Soyuz MS-09 ", according to his statement, " the situation was much more complicated." While Rogozin did not want to explain the theory that the hull of the "Union" could do American astronauts.
An air leak on ISS discovered in the night of August 30. The crew checked all the compartments and found a hairline fracture in the spacecraft " Soyuz MS-09 ". It was located in the living compartment and not in the descent module, for this reason do not threaten the return of the spacecraft to the Ground.
It was originally thought that the crack formed due to the penetration of the micrometeoroid.
Rocket-space Corporation "Energy" initiated internal proceedings. In addition, a contingency is investigating the special Commission from employees of Roscosmos, RSC Energia, and the brain research Institute of aerospace industry TsNIIMash.