Electrical integrated tests of engineering model of scientific payload of the “Luna-26”

In February 2020 electrical integrated tests of engineering model of scientific payload of the “Luna-26” were successfully completed.

Scientific payload has 14 instruments for studying the Moon itself and the circumlunar space.

During tests in the premises of the laboratory testing station IKI (c) IKI, 2020

Tests at this stage are intended primarily to verify information exchange between all instruments and control systems of the paload, power supply systems, as well as programs and algorithms. Next time, the payload will be assembled just before launch from flight unit of instruments.