Russia asks for more "point of fall" of launch vehicle in North Kazakhstan
Date: 10:06, 23-06-2014.
Astana. June 23. KazTAG - Nurgul Zhiger. The Russian side requests an additional point of fall for launch vehicle "Soyuz" in Northern Kazakhstan, as a condition of signing an intergovernmental agreement on the ecology of the cosmodrome "Baikonur", the Chairman of the National Space Agency of Kazakhstan (Kazkosmos) Talgat Musabayev.
"A few days ago it is decided to sign an intergovernmental agreement on the ecology of the cosmodrome" Baikonur ", which will introduced a new environmental code for our country on the territory of the cosmodrome. However, they (the Russian side - KazTAG) try to confront us,claiming to sign only if we give them a new region for the falling of roket "Soyuz" - said T . Musabaev at the government hour in Majilis on Monday.
Meanwhile, according to him, the Kazakh side did not agree yet.