Russia offers UAE to cooperate on the GLONASS program

© RIA Novosti / Sergey Pathiterator in fotoracconti control of GLONASS in the test space center named after Titov. Archival photoRussia offers UAE to cooperate on the GLONASS program© RIA Novosti / Sergey Pathiterator the image Bank

Russia offers the UAE to use the Russian satellite navigation technologies based on GLONASS system, told reporters on Sunday after a meeting of the Russian-Emirates intergovernmental Commission the Minister of industry and trade of Russia Denis Manturov.

«Possible space cooperation — this cooperation on the GLONASS program through placement correction stations on the territory of the Emirates,» — said Manturov.

The proposal to use the Russian system GLONASS, the head of the Ministry of industry and trade of the Russian Federation discussed with crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Mohammed bin Saidom al-Nahyan, with whom he held talks on Saturday.