JSC Academician M.F. ReshetnevInformation Satellite Systems

Chief designers’ council

Information Satellite Systems – Reshetnev Company is holding sessions of the Chief designers’ council on October 6-7 in Gelengzhik.

The Chief designers’ council was established with an aim to coordinate work and activities under the projects for the construction of communications, data relay, navigation and geodetic satellites where ISS-Reshetnev Company is the prime contractor. The council meeting is chaired by Nikolay Testoyedov, general director of ISS-Reshetnev, and is attended by more than 50 participants, including representatives of customers, research and scientific institutions and co-contractors.

During the two-day event the participants will focus on the progress of work under projects implemented in the interest of the Ministry of Defence, the Federal Space Program for the years 2016-2025, the Federal Target Program “Maintenance, development and utilization of the GLONASS system during 2012-2020”. The council members will also discuss the current state and development prospects of the Gonets personal satellite communications system, Loutch data-relay system, and the Express-80 and Express-103 telecommunications satellites construction projects.