Last year, Roskosmos made two emergency launches insured by SOGAZ companies,
Cosmos is becoming an industry. 2016 and 2017 were quite successful for both the industry and the insurance market. In 2018, there were eight emergency cases, but only two of them were Russian. The Russian market is not the main driver of loss in the field of space insurance.
Advisor to the General Director of Roscosmos Valentina Rakitina
In the future, Roscosmos is going to switch to the systempackage insurance, when companies will insure not every launch, but several flights at once. Roscosmos calls it a gold residential for companies, but so far tariffs are too high to start cooperation.
October 11, 119 seconds after starting withBaikonur cosmodrome at the Soyuz rocket turned off the second-stage engines. The crew of the ship was evacuated and survived. The main cause of the Soyuz FG missile accident was the failure of the sensor responsible for the separation of the first and second stages of the carrier.