JSC Academician M.F. ReshetnevInformation Satellite Systems

ISS-Reshetnev Company at SatComRus 2015 Conference

Information Satellite Systems – Reshetnev Company has participated in SatComRus 2015 as a partner member. The XX International Conference of Russia’s satellite communications and broadcasting networks operators and users took place in Moscow on October 6.

Organized and held by the Russian Satellite Communications Company (RSCC), the conference brought together representatives of aerospace companies, government authorities as well as international experts and analysts. Participants discussed how Russian operators and satellite builders worked in the new economic environment and what development prospects the global satellite communications market had. Additionally, at SatComRus 2015 the conference participants draw some results of RSCC’s satellite fleet renewal program – the core of the operator’s orbital telecom constellation is formed by satellites designed and constructed by ISS-Reshetnev Company.

At the plenary session Yuriy Vilkov, Deputy Director General of ISS-Reshetnev, spoke about the realizations of the company’s new communications and broadcasting satellite projects in the context of economic and technological sanctions. He also presented innovative solutions that ISS-Reshetnev team had implemented in heavy-class Express-AM5 and Express-AM6 satellites. These satellites have recently augmented and increased the capacity of RSCC’s satellite fleet.

Taking part in the session dedicated to the development directions of the Russian satellite communications industry, Yuriy Vilkov made a presentation of ISS-Reshetnev Company’s plans and strategies in the field of building communications and broadcasting satellites for the next decade.