Detained the head of one of Russian scientific centers of the Russian space Agency, sold secret information to foreigners. Worker who has many years working in the field of rocketry, was accused of treason.
Domestic law enforcement agencies suspected of treason against the head of one of the research centers of the Central research Institute of machine building under the jurisdiction of the Federal space Agency. The police believe that 75-year-old Vladimir lapygin that many years working in the field of rocketry, and also teaches at the Moscow state technical University named after Bauman, the revealed secrets to foreign agents.
"Lapygin accused passed secret information abroad", - quotes "Interfax" familiar with the situation source. According to reliable information the informant, a spy for many years worked in the Federal state unitary enterprise "Central research Institute of machine building", which is in the jurisdiction of the Federal space Agency. Specifically, there are engaged in the design, development testing and research of spacecraft and rockets. The structure of the Institute includes the mission control Center of the Russian space Agency.
According to the official website of the domestic authorities, lapygin is considered to be the head of the centre for the study of couple air gas dynamics. Concerning it criminal case under article "high treason", it is "classified". The offender remains under house arrest. "July 8, 2015, the measure was extended to 4 months, specifically to 13 September 2015", - explained in the Lefortovo court.
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