Enterprise "Roscosmos" has begun to establish ways of landing a spacecraft on an asteroid, such technologies have the ability to be created before the end of the next decade, told in a conversation Last news Director General of Roscosmos, Dmitry Rogozin.
Rogozin explained that such technology could be done until 2030.
at the same time he did not disclose about landing on some asteroid and being it.
before landing astronauts on an asteroid planned at NASA, however, there did not want these ideas in favor of the resumption of flights to the moon.
in 2014 a soft landing on the comet Churyumov-Gerasimenko did a European probe Philae. In 2018-2019 during the Japanese mission "Kabwasa-2" to the asteroid Ryugu sat modules Rover-1A, Rover-1B, MASCOT, and the eponymous probe.