November 22, 2021, Kaliningrad. – EDB Fakel (a part of JSC NPO Energomash rocket engine manufacturing integrated structure of the Roscosmos state corporation) presented its products jointly with the Roscosmos state corporation at the 17th International Aviation and Space exhibition Dubai Airshow 2021 which took place from November 14 to November 18, 2021.
At the exhibition the enterprise’s specialists demonstrated a line of the SPT-100 type of stationary plasma thrusters, PlaS models thrusters, Faberge-34 thrusters, as well as ТК 500М, К-50-10.5 thermo-catalytic thrusters. Apart from that, a module for Xenon gas distribution for low Earth orbit small spacecraft was demonstrated. EDB Fakel’s specialists developed all of them.
Aside from EDB Fakel, six organizations of the rocket and space industry of the Roscosmos state corporation took part in the Dubai Airshow 2021 joint exposition – Lavochkin Research and Production Association, ISS Reshetnev, TsENKI, Khrunichev State Research and Production Center, NPO Precision Instruments and VNIIEM Research and Production Corporation.
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. As of the beginning of 2021, more than 655 spacecraft launched with EDB Fakel’s products. 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