a scientific journal of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR; organ of the All-Union Astronomical and Geodesical Society (VAGO).
Astronomicheskii vestnik has been published since 1967 in Moscow and is issued four times a year. It is the successor to Biulleten’ VAGO, which was published from 1939 to 1941 and from 1947 to 1965. The basic subject matter of the journal is the nature of the bodies of the solar system. It publishes surveys, scientific articles, and notes on the results of astronomical observations. It is reprinted in the USA in English under the title Solar System Research.