JSC Academician M.F. ReshetnevInformation Satellite Systems

ISS-Reshetnev – general partner of SATCOMRUS 2017

Information Satellite Systems – Reshetnev Company has become a general partner of the 22nd International Conference of Operators and Users of Russia’s Satellite Communications and Broadcasting Network (SATCOMRUS 2017).

Nikolay Testoyedov, director general of ISS-Reshetnev Company, will speak at the plenary session of SATCOMRUS 2017. The conference participants will discuss recent trends and changes occurring in the highly competitive satellite communications market; challenges of today, downturn and economic uncertainty and the ways of coping with them.

Yuri Vygonskiy, deputy general designer of ISS-Reshetnev Company, will take part in “Space infrastructure development” session discussions dedicated to the development of Russia’s orbital constellation of civil communications satellites and deeper cooperation between satellite operators and manufacturers.

The SATCOMRUS 2017 conference is organized by the Russian Satellite Communications Company (RSCC) brings together Russian and foreign satellite operators, television and radio broadcasters, satellite and associated equipment manufacturers, as well as representatives of insurance companies, financial institutions and analytical agencies.

SATCOMRUS 2017 is held to commemorate the 50th anniversary of RSCC – an operator that traces its history back to the days when Russia’s first satellite television broadcasting network based on ISS-Reshetnev’s Molniya-1 satellites and Orbita ground stations was built.

As of today, 10 out of 12 telecommunications satellites that make up the orbital constellation of RSCC have been manufactured and delivered to the operator by ISS-Reshetnev Company.