Press Release

RSC Energia’s participation in MAKS-2005

By SpaceRef Editor
August 15, 2005
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August 15th, 2005. – The town of Zhukovsky, Moscow Region.

S.P. Korolev Rocket and Space Corporation Energia will be participating in VIIth International Aerospace Salon (MAKS-2005) to be held in the town of Zhukovsky, Moscow Region, from August 16 through 21, 2005.

The following lines of the Corporation activities are going to be demonstrated at the exhibition: the manned space systems (International Space Station, Soyuz, Progress space vehicles), unmanned space systems (Yamal communication satellites, Earth remote sensing satellites), rocket – space systems and a new development – reusable transport space manned system Clipper.

RSC Energia after S.P. Korolev will exhibit along with other enterprises and organizations of rocket and space industry under the aegis of Federal Space Agency (Roskosmos). The Corporation’s exhibits will be found in Pavilion J and at an open site opposite to the Pavilion entrance. The open site accommodates the full-scale mockups of the Clipper and Soyuz space vehicles, the flight-proven Soyuz descent module.

All interested persons are invited to visit the Corporation’s exposition. As part of the exhibition events for August 18, 2005 it is planned to carry out the Clipper Project and the Moon flyby Project presentations (10.00 – 11.30 a.m.), following which the press-conference of Roskosmos and RSC Energia leaders will be held focused on “Space activities in Russia: Prospects for Development, International Cooperation: (12.00 – 13.00 p.m.).

SpaceRef staff editor.