In RKK “Energy” confirmed that the chief designer of launch vehicles in Space S7

Moscow. September 11. INTERFAX.RU – member of the management Board of rocket-space Corporation (RKK) “Energy” Igor Radugin, who was a Deputy chief designer – chief designer of launch vehicles, left his post, the Corporation said.

The report notes that the authority Radugina expired on Monday.

According to the newspaper “Kommersant”, Radygin goes to work in the S7 Space, where he will be Deputy General Director Sergei Sopova, and will develop a reusable booster that S7 is planning to establish under the project Sea Launch (“Sea launch”).

Radugin was the main designer of the carrier rocket middle class “Soyuz-5” on the basis of which it is planned to create super-heavy launch, including exploration of deep space.

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