Bart Hendrickx

IMG_0118Bart Hendrickx’ Bio:
Bart Hendrickx is a longtime observer of the Soviet/Russian space programme and has regularly written on the programme’s history for British Interplanetary Society publications for the past twenty years. He is also co-author of the book Energiya-Buran : The Soviet Space Shuttle, published by Springer/Praxis in 2007.
Since the beginning of 2015, he has acted as Executive Secretary of the Belgian branch of the Society.

 

These are the articles he wrote for the publications of the Society:

“The Kamanin Diaries 1960-1963”, Journal of the British Interplanetary Society, Vol. 50, No. 1 (January 1997), pp. 33-40. Download text as a PDF-file

“Delta 241 Explodes”, Spaceflight, Vol. 39 (April 1997), pp. 122-123. Download text as a PDF-file

“The Origins and Evolution of Mir and its Modules”, Journal of the British Interplanetary Society, Vol. 51, No. 6 (June 1998), pp. 203-222. Download text as a PDF-file

“The Kamanin Diaries 1964-1966”, Journal of the British Interplanetary Society, Vol. 51, No. 11 (November 1998), pp. 413-440. Download text as a PDF-file

“The Tough Road Travelled  : A New Look at the Second Generation Luna Probes”, Journal of the British Interplanetary Society, Vol. 53, No. 9/10 (September/October 2000), pp. 319-356. Download text as a PDF-file

“The Kamanin Diaries 1967-1968”, Journal of the British Interplanetary Society, Vol. 53, No. 11/12 (November/December 2000), pp. 384-428. Download the text as two PDF-files: Part 1 , Part 2.

“The Origins and Evolution of the Energiya Rocket Family”, Journal of the British Interplanetary Society, Vol. 55, No. 7/8 (July/August 2002), pp. 242-278. Download text as a PDF-file

“The Kamanin Diaries 1969-1971”, Journal of the British Interplanetary Society, Vol. 55, No. 9/10 (September/October 2002), pp. 312-360. Download text as a PDF-file

“From Mir-2 to the ISS Russian Segment”, published in : R. Hall (ed.), “The International Space Station : From Imagination to Reality” (2002), pp. 3-44. Download text as a PDF-file

“A History of Soviet/Russian Meteorological Satellites”’, Space Chronicle/Journal of the British Interplanetary Society, Vol. 57, Supplement 1 (2004), pp. 56-102). Download text as a PDF-file

“Snooping on Radars : A History of Soviet/Russian Global Signals Intelligence Satellites”, Space Chronicle/Journal of the British Interplanetary Society, Vol. 58, Supplement 2 (2005), pp. 97-133. Download text as a PDF-file

“The ISS Russian Segment : Recent Developments and Future Prospects”, published in : R. Hall (ed.) : “The International Space Station : From Imagination to Reality, Vol. 2” (2005), pp. 3-26. Download text as a PDF-file

“The Soviet BOR-4 Spaceplanes and their Legacy”, Journal of the British Interplanetary Society, Vol. 60, No. 3 (March 2007), pp. 90-108.
Download the four parts of the text as a PDF-file: Part 1 , Part 2, Part 3, Part 4.

“The Future of Russia’s Manned Space Programme”, Space Chronicle/Journal of the British Interplanetary Society, Vol. 63, Supplement 1 (2010), pp. 15-47. Download text as a PDF-file

“Heavy Launch Vehicles of the Yangel Design Bureau” (Part 1), Space Chronicle/Journal of the British Interplanetary Society, Vol. 63, Supplement 2 (2010), pp. 50-62. Download the text as a PDF-file

“Heavy Launch Vehicles of the Yangel Design Bureau” (Part 2), Space Chronicle/Journal of the British Interplanetary Society, Vol. 64, Supplement 1 (2011), pp. 2-24. Download the text as a PDF-file

Illness in Orbit, Spaceflight, Vol. 53 (March 2011), pp. 104-109. Download the text as a PDF-file

Building a Rocket Base in the Taiga : The Early Years of the Plesetsk Launch Site (1955-1969) (Part 1), Space Chronicle/Journal of the British Interplanetary Society, Vol. 65, Supplement 2 (2012), pp. 50-70. Download the text as a PDF-file

Building a Rocket Base in the Taiga : The Early Years of the Plesetsk Launch Site (1955-1969) (Part 2), Space Chronicle/Journal of the British Interplanetary Society, Vol. 66, Supplement 21(2013), pp. 2-20. Download the text as a PDF-file

“End of a 40-Year Countdown”, Spaceflight, Vol. 55 (December 2013), pp. 455-459. Download the text as a PDF-file

“Replacing Soyuz”, Spaceflight, Vol. 56 (April 2014), pp. 136-137. Download the text as a PDF-file

“Naryad-V and the Soviet Anti-Satellite Fleet”, Space Chronicle/Journal of the British Interplanetary Society, Vol. 69, Supplement 1 (2016), pp. 3-24. Download the text as a PDF-file