Roscosmos and United Rocket and Space Corporation: Creating State Corporation and Accelerating Reforms
January 22, 2015 the Federal Space Agency held a meeting of the Commission on the reform of the space industry of the Russian Federation, chaired by Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin.
Dmitry Rogozin presented the new head of the Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos) Igor Komarov to the directors of research institutes and enterprises of the Rocket and Space industry and the management of the Russian Space Agency and United Rocket and Space Corporation.
January 21, 2015 Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev appointed General Director of JSC “United Rocket and Space Corporation” Igor Komarov as a head of the Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos).
United Rocket and Space Corporation and the Federal Space Agency will soon be merged into state corporation “Roscosmos”.