Maxim Pyadushkin

Moscow Bureau Chief

Moscow, Russia


Maxim holds a key position at AW&ST’s Russian partner – Air Transport Observer magazine ( In the past he was in charge of several ATO’s sister aerospace publications and earlier worked for Moscow-based CAST defense think-tank.

Maxim has a degree on international relations from MGIMO University, Moscow, Russia, and for several years worked at the Russian Foreign Ministry.


Private Russian Space Company Launches

By Maxim Pyadushkin Jan 13, 2022
Success Rockets aims to survive in a nation dominated by state-owned industry.
Commercial Space

Russia Targeting 30 Launches In 2022

By Maxim Pyadushkin Jan 12, 2022
Russia’s launch manifest for 2022 includes 30 launches, a 20% increase over 2021, Dmitry Rogozin, CEO of the Russian State Space Corp. Roscosmos, said on Jan. 12.

Roscosmos To Deploy New Multi-Satellite Constellation

By Maxim Pyadushkin Jan 11, 2022
Roscosmos plans to start deployment of a new multi-satellite constellation this year to offer services similar to SpaceX’s Starlink and OneWeb.