JSC Academician M.F. ReshetnevInformation Satellite Systems

The JSC “Information Satellite Systems” Reshetnev Company” participates at the Airspace Show “ILA - 2008”

On the International Airspace Show “ILA - 2008” was opened in Berlin. The JSC “Information Satellite Systems” Reshetnev Company” participates at the Exhibition jointly with Federal Space Agency exposition. The enterprise represents modern achievements and recent developments in the field of domestic satellite building.

At the stand of the JSC “ISS” a unique product of the enterprise is represented. The model of “Glonass-M” spacecraft was demonstrated to visitors and specialists. The satellites of that series are the bases of orbital constellation of the Russian global navigation satellite system. Besides, the JSC “ISS” demonstrates the model of “Glonass-K” satellite of new generation, which is developed on the basis of non-hermetic platform (first launching is planned for 2010).

During the exhibition, the Reshetnev firm will represent “Express-1000H”, “Express-2000”, and “Express-4000” satellite platforms that at present are being developed at the enterprise. At the stand of the JSC “ISS” the models of “Express-AM44” powerful telecommunication satellite and “Loutch-5” perspective satellite-transponder are represented. Both spacecraft are being developed by the Russian enterprise in cooperation with European partner Thales Alenia Space. The JSC “ISS” has been successfully cooperating with Thales Alenia Space for 15 years.