The Russian space Agency said the amount that was insured fallen “Progress”

В Роскосмосе назвали сумму, на которую был застрахован упавший "Прогресс"

Start of the carrier rocket “Soyuz-U” with spacecraft “Progress MC-04” was insured by the company “VTB Insurance”, the total amount of payments is 2,135 billion rubles, said on Saturday the press service of Roskosmos.

“Start of the carrier rocket “Soyuz-U” with transport cargo vehicle “Progress MC-04”, perfect December 1, 2016 from Baikonur, was insured by the company “VTB Insurance”. The total amount of insurance payments is 2,135 billion rubles”, — stated in the message.

Chairman of the interdepartmental emergency Committee was the Director General of Roscosmos Igor Komarov, Deputy Alexander Ivanov. Summing up the work of the Commission is planned after December 20.

Insurance payments are received after the work of the Commission on investigation of causes of abnormal situation, said the Russian space Agency.

Launched to the ISS cargo spacecraft “Progress-MS-04” crashed on Thursday evening at an altitude of 190 kilometers above the desolate mountainous terrain in Tuva, most of the fragments burned in the atmosphere.