Roskosmos asked to adjust the program support Center Khrunichev

© RIA Novosti / Sergey Mamontovaya in fotobanka Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin during a visit to the State space scientific production center Khrunichev. 25 August 2017Roskosmos asked to adjust the program support Center Khrunichev© RIA Novosti / Sergey Mamontovaya the image Bank

«Roscosmos» appealed to the Russian government with a proposal to adjust the program of financial restructuring of the Khrunichev Center, said Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin at the meeting on the enterprise.

What program parameters offered to adjust, not specified. Previously it was the allocation of 15 billion rubles.

«Roscosmos asked the government (to correct) the program of financial recovery of the Khrunichev Center,» — said Rogozin, calling the enterprise «a landmark for the industry and the country».

Deputy Prime Minister recalled that the financial situation at the Center was compounded by a series of accidents «Proton» at the turn of 2013-2014.

The representative of the plant named after Khrunichev explained to journalists that we are talking about the adjustment of the financial recovery program, «change-related programs of the defense Ministry and program funding.» Other details it is not explained.

Khrunichev Khrunichev is one of the leading enterprises of the Russian aerospace industry. The main products at the present time ─ boosters family «proton» and boosters to them. Also, the company is developing advanced family of rockets «Angara».

In the summer of 2014, it was recognized that the Khrunichev Center is in a very difficult financial situation.