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The project of a floating spaceport was frozen in the Far East

The project of a floating spaceport was frozen in the Far East
Photo: s7space.ru

The project "Sea Launch" after relocation from the US to Primorye froze. S7 has no way to deal with it.

The main owner, chairman of the board of directors of S7 Group Vladislav Filev in an interview "Kommersant" He said that a command ship and a launch platform were delivered to Vladivostok, but the program was frozen until better times.

“When we agreed on the transportation of the complex to Russia, they told me that the conditions for accommodation would not be worse than in America ... It did not happen,” said Vladislav Filev.

According to him, from a financial point of view, everything in Russia turned out to be twice as worse. You need to pay for port infrastructure and for parking.

Recently company included in the register of residents of the free port of Vladivostokso that she can provide comprehensive services for the maintenance, maintenance and repair of ships of the Sea Launch rocket and space complex. This gave her tax breaks, including for organizing a customs control zone.

Now the floating cosmodrome is located at the Slavyansk Shipyard. There should have been undergo repair and reconstruction marine launch complex.

To Slavyanka from the port of Long Beach command ship Sea Launch Commander of the floating launch site Sea Launch and launch platform arrived in late March and early April. The head of Roskosmos Dmitry Rogozin said that Sea Launch in the Far East they want to organize in order to load Soyuz-5 rockets onto a ship, and then put them on the equator.

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