«Sinerteka» will be engaged in development of satellite components

© RIA Novosti / Sergey Mamontovaya in Photobacterium-French enterprise in space the Sinerteka. Archival photo«Sinerteka» will be engaged in development of satellite components© RIA Novosti / Sergey Mamontovaya the image Bank

Orientation to own development of satellite components in a joint venture «Sinerteka» will be the next step in the expansion of cooperation with Russia, said in an interview with RIA Novosti, senior Vice President of Airbus Space Systems for space electronics, supervisor of business development in Russia Jean-Pierre Domange.

«At the moment we have certified more than 10 Russian specialists, who work in Moscow on a permanent basis. In addition, the work of the French colleagues. The next step will be the extension of the engineering design component in the «Sinerteka»: will focus not only on Assembly, but on its own Russian design, including», he said.

According to Domenge, in the future we plan to expand the product line «Sinerteka» in order to produce amplifiers based on traveling wave tubes, and also produce other sensors.

He noted that staff qualifications and eurocertificate production in Russia included the careful study of production and subject to full compliance with the clean rooms for Assembly aerospace components quality standards of Airbus DS.

«Of course, we trained and proessionally professionals involved in the production. If we talk about the future, then the company will be a further re-certification so as to constantly monitor the quality of Russia’s components,» said Domangue.

According to him, it is planned to increase the volumes and assortment of manufactured products for which «Sinerteka» will continue to invite new employees.

«Of course, an additional set of Russian specialists can be performed only in case if we receive the required number of contracts. But the most important thing is that the shareholders of the JV «Sinerteka-RKS» and Airbus DS are interested in expanding production here at the facilities of JV «Sinerteka», — concluded Domange.

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