Denis Manturov visited EDB Fakel

28.09.2021. Kaliningrad – Gennadiy Abramenkov, Director of EDB Fakel (a part of the Integrated structure of JSC NPO Energomash of the Roscosmos state corporation), presented to the Minister of industry and trade of the Russian Federation Denis Manturov products of EDB Fakel during the Denis Manturov’s visit to the Kaliningrad region.

The Presentation took place in the framework of an exhibition of products produced by enterprises of the Kaliningrad region. The EDB Fakel’s booth was one the first ones visited by the minister. Gennadiy Abramenkov informed about the results of EDB Fakel activities and about the newest engineering developments having paid special attention to the wide range of electric thrusters created for spacecraft orbit correction. Having listened to the Gennadiy Abramenkov’s report, the Head of the Russia’s industry and trade ministry thanked EDB Fakel’s management for high results and unique achievements, having emphasized that the customers of the products are leading companies of the rocket-and-space industry in Russia and abroad.JSC EDB Fakel (a part of the state corporation Roscosmos) is one of the leading enterprises in development of electric propulsion systems and thermal catalytic propulsion systems operating using Hydrazine. Fakel has a production experience in serial and mass delivery of thrusters both in commercial and state market segments. The share of the thrusters production in the world for spacecraft is about 10%. More than 70 Russian spacecraft (more than 60% of the Russian orbital constellation) and 30 Western spacecraft are equipped with thrusters developed and produced by EDB Fakel. Today EDB Fakel’s partners are ISS Reshetnev, RSC Energia, Khrunichev State Research and Production Center, Lavochkin Research and Production Association, Research and Production Corporation VNIIEM, Maxar (USA), Airbus, TAS (France), MELСO (Japan), IAI (Israel), OHB (Sweden).

NPO Energomash is the world leader in development of powerful liquid rocket engines for space launch vehicles. NPO Energomash has the unique family of liquid rocket engines with the thrust range from 60 up to 1000 tf, which can meet the requirements of the various class launch vehicles developers. Established in 1929. Awarded with the Order of Lenin, Order of the Red Banner of Labor and Order of the October Revolution.

ROSCOSMOS is the state corporation established in August 2015 for a comprehensive reform of the rocket and space industry of Russia. ROSCOSMOS ensures performance of the state policy in space industry and normative regulation. ROSCOSMOS also places orders for development, production and delivery of space hardware and space infrastructural objects. Also, one of its functions is to develop international co-operation in space industry and provide conditions to use the results of the space activities for a social and economic progress of Russia.

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