The working meeting of Russian and German companies SPA “Android technics”, FGUP TsNIIMash and DFKI took place last week. The primal question appeared on the agenda was the Russian-German joint space experiment for usability of an anthropomorphic robot to give the cosmonauts the in-flight operational support in the ISS.
The possibilities of carrying out the joint space experiment based on German capacities in robotics and Russian anthropomorphic robotic system SAR-400 with an interactive control system had been discussed during the meeting.
The specialists of the two countries told over the matter related to their collaboration for the purpose of this experiment.
Two parties noted that the realization of this project is of mutual interest.
A return visit by Russian specialists to Germanyis projected for the 15th of October 2012.