Died academician Eneev involved in the first flight into space

Умер академик Энеев, причастный к первому полету в космос

Died academician Timur Eneev

Research scientist helped to send the first artificial satellite, and later Yuri Gagarin into space.

Died academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS) Timur Eneev. This was announced at the organization’s website.

It is reported that the scientist died at the age of 94 on September 8. Cause of death not yet disclosed.

Eneev was one of the first scientists to claim that a person can be sent into space and safely back. Previously it was thought that overload and high temperatures during the descent from orbit to kill the astronaut.

The specialist has done the calculations to change the orbit of the satellite during the flight in the upper atmosphere and proved that it is not.

His calculations were used in the launch of the first artificial Earth satellite in 1957. In addition, the obtained data formed the basis for the launch into space of Yuri Gagarin.
Eneev was one of the first who calculated scheme launch from earth orbit, interplanetary probes.

Earlier it was reported that he died a famous scout Anatoly Baronin. Also the Correspondent wrote that in the United States killed the “fastest woman” on the planet.

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