Space Complex in Yevpatoria to Be Completely Reequipped Up to 2020
A separate command-measuring complex in Yevpatoria will be equipped with the new technology until 2020, the Commander of Aerospace Defense Force Alexander Golovko told reporters.
“Minister of Defense approved a roadmap up to 2020 for the development of this military unit. In accordance with this roadmap, we included the funds to receive new equipment and to educate new personnel,” he said.
“This unit has great opportunities, as it is very well located geographically and now contributes to the country’s defense,” Golovko said.
According to him, the Ministry of Defense is developing a program with Roscosmos of sharing of unique apparatus of the command-measuring complex in Yevpatoria. “This station is own by the Ministry of Defence. There are plans for joint use with the Russian Space Agency. The relevant situation is now being developed by the military department,” he said.