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Russian space agency to create communications satellite for Armenia

16:45, 09.07.2012 Region: Armenia, Russia Theme: Politics, Innovations

Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos) signed a memorandum on creation a communication satellite for Armenia.

Head of Roscosmos Vladimir Popovkin said the document was signed at an international air show in Farnborough, UK, RIA Novosti reports.

“We have already signed a memorandum on the establishment of a communications satellite for the Republic of Armenia,” he told reporters on Monday.

The satellite intended fro Armenia will be created by Russian JSC Information Satellite Systems.

According to Popovkin, the question of holding a public lesson for schoolchildren from international space station is being discussed as well.

 

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