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The grandson of Sergei Korolev told about the phone call Elon musk

The grandson of a Russian academician and the rocket scientists Sergey Korolyov Andrey told about a conversation with American businessman Elon Musk.

Informed about contacts with the family of a Soviet designer said in his Twitter himself, Elon Musk. The details of the conversation he had not.

According to Andrey Koroleva, the family of the academician wrote the Mask after the successful launch into orbit of the SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft. Some time after this they contacted the Secretary of a businessman and offered to talk with the owner via video.

Soviet designer Sergei Korolev is considered a key figure in the development of human space exploration. Under his leadership, the USSR launched the first artificial Earth satellite and orbited the first astronaut Yuri Gagarin.

Queens also known as the Creator of the first ballistic missile mobile land and sea-based on stable components of the fuel.