Glavkosmos presents the capacities of the Russian space industry in Malaysia
MOSCOW, July 5. – Director General of Glavkosmos JSC (part of Roscosmos) Dmitry Loskutov visited Malaysia on July 4-5 as part of a Roscosmos delegation led by Yuri Borisov, Head of State Space Corporation Roscosmos. During the meetings with representatives of Malaysian government agencies, ministries and authorities, the CEO of Glavkosmos presented promising areas of cooperation between the two countries in space exploration.
The Russian initiatives on advancing the cooperation in the Earth remote sensing services for agriculture, forestry and water management, cartography and monitoring of construction and infrastructure facilities were introduced to the Malaysian partners.
At a working meeting with colleagues from the Malaysian Space Agency, Dmitry Loskutov spoke about such areas of cooperation as satellite construction, launch services, building of ground space infrastructure and the development of Earth remote sensing services, all of which are of interest to the Malaysian side.
Glavkosmos, JSC is a subsidiary of the State Space Corporation Roscosmos. The main task of the company is to promote the achievements of the Russian rocket and space industry to world markets and to manage complex international projects. Throughout its history, the company has successfully fulfilled over 140 international contracts, including the launch of more than 200 spacecraft as a secondary payload.
Since May 2021, Glavkosmos has been the official operator of Roscosmos trademarks.
ROSCOSMOS is a State Corporation established in August 2015 to carry out a comprehensive reform of the Russian rocket and space industry. ROSCOSMOS ensures the implementation of the state policy in space activities and its normative and legal regulations, as well as places orders for the design, production and supply of space equipment and space infrastructure. ROSCOSMOS is also vested with authority to develop international cooperation in space and establish the appropriate environment for applying achievements in space domain for the social and economic development in Russia.