JSC Academician M.F. ReshetnevInformation Satellite Systems

Assembling of the next Glonass-M spacecraft is completed at the JSC “ISS”

The specialists of the JSC “Academician M.F. Reshetnev” Information Satellite Systems” have completed activities on manufacturing Glonass-M #30 navigation spacecraft.

It is the first satellite that will be a part of # 40 block. The launch is scheduled for September 2009. The spacecraft is accepted by the customer and put in storage at the Reshetnev Company. Before shipping the spacecraft to the launch site in summer, a full cycle of necessary electrical testing will be performed.

Manufacturing of another two Glonass-M satellites of # 40 block will be completed at the JSC “ISS” in April and in June.