The media learned about the failure of Russia to supply rocket engines to China

The media learned about the failure of Russia to supply rocket engines to China


Moscow. April 8. Russia and China have not agreed to supply rocket engines. As I write on Friday, “Izvestia” with reference to representatives of Roscosmos, for such cooperation between the two countries is still no appropriate regulatory framework.

From China in Russia also slowed the process of establishing supplies of electronic component base (Eee-parts) for military and space objects. In 2014 representatives of the state industrial Corporation “Great wall” announced the lifting of restrictions on the supply of corresponding electronic components in Russia. However, coming into the RF base is not satisfied with the domestic operators, the newspaper notes.

“We take into account that at the present time, unlike Russia, China is not party to the regime of control over missile technology (MTCR), therefore, to organize cooperation in the field of rocketry it is necessary to create a reliable regulatory framework. It would regulate the parties ‘ obligations for the protection and proliferation of missile technologies. “Roskosmos” is created working groups with Chinese colleagues in many areas, and we are looking for solutions that can be find by the end of the year”, — said the press service of the Corporation.

Interest in the Russian liquid rocket engines China started to show even in 2014. Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin has officially stated that an agreement to supply rocket engines to China may be signed in December 2015 during the visit of the governmental delegation to the PRC, the newspaper writes.