Chief Designers Board was held at TsSKB-Progress

04 september 2013

On September 4, 2013 Chief Designers met at TsSKB-Progress to discuss Soyuz-2 Space System creation for the Vostochny cosmodrome.

The executives and experts of the Russian companies participating in the project took part in the panel discussion. Among them were the representatives from the Russian Federal Space Agency, FGUP NPO Avtomatiki, FGUP NPO Lavochkin, OAO Kuznetsov, OAO Rossiyskie Kosmicheskie Sistemy, FGUP TsNIImash, GNTs FGUP Keldysh Centre, etc.

Work progress report was considered and important issues were discussed at the meeting.

Soyuz-2 Space System is being constructed at the Vostochny Cosmodrome according to the Russian Federal Space Program. The head company responsible for Souyz-2 at Vostochny construction is TsSKB-Progress. The first mission to be accomplished from Vostochny is scheduled for 2015.

Construction work is now being done at the cosmodrome itself. Technical and Launching Facilities equipment has been ordered.