Roscosmos will pay more attention to commercial services

© RIA Novosti / Sergey Mamontovaya in fotosexverhalen of Roskosmos at the cosmodrome East. Archival photoRoscosmos will pay more attention to commercial services© RIA Novosti / Sergey Mamontovaya the image Bank

Roscosmos will try to pay more attention to the provision of commercial services by 2025-2030, told reporters on Tuesday the Director of the state Corporation Igor Komarov.

«With regard to key projects, special attention in the strategy of the state Corporation Roskosmos, which this year has been approved, it is played by the orientation of the activities of the Corporation’s commercial segment for providing efficient and modern services and products,» he said at a conference in Moscow.

In the spring of the approved development strategy of the Russian space Agency for the period until 2025 «with a view to 2030».

As an example of commercial services that could provide the Russian space Agency, Mosquitoes called remote sensing, satellite communications, and launch services for foreign customers.

He also noted work to attract commercial companies to the experiments and other activities on the International space station (ISS).

«I want to say that in this direction we also have major developments with the leading international companies that operate in this market. We are working on the development of the segment (the Russian segment of the ISS — ed.) not only for research but also for tourism and creation of modules», — said Komarov.

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