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ISS-Reshetnev employees receive State awards

Eight ISS-Reshetnev employees were awarded medals “For Merit in Space Exploration”.

The medals were given to ISS-Reshetnev specialists in recognition of their personal contribution to the development of Russia’s rocket and space industry, leading-edge technologies and related products. The names of the awardees are: Eugene Zabrodov, Leonid Ipatov, Valery Kopelev, Dmitry Lyakhov, Alexey Maslodudo, Sergey Nesterenko, Yury Selyanin, and Andrey Schavelev.

The medals were presented to ISS-Reshetnev employees by Alexander Uss, Governor of the Krasnoyarsk region, at a ceremony held in the Administration of the Krasnoyarsk region on June 13, 2019.

A medal “For Merit in Space Exploration” was introduced by a Presidential Decree of September 7, 2010. To this date 30 ISS-Reshetnev employees have been awarded this prestigious prize.