Meeting of the commissioners of the space industry in CIS countries, during which Experts will discuss the development of General space system of prevention of emergency situations and several other issues, began Today in Minsk, said on Thursday the Russian Federal space Agency.
This year the meeting involved the Commissioners of Russia, Belarus, Armenia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Ukraine and Azerbaijan. Roscosmos delegation headed by the General Director of state Corporation Igor Komarov.
"Today, 22 October 2015, in Minsk (Belarus) started to work the participants of the VI meeting of CIS countries on cooperation in the field of space activities. During the meeting the parties will discuss the integration of terrestrial infrastructures of countries of the CIS, using signals of the GLONASS system, the development of the interstate system of space monitoring of emergencies and other topics, " - said in the report.
in addition, the Commonwealth countries "will synchronise watches" on creation of the international intergovernmental research organization "joint Institute for space research" and the development of cross-sectoral and industrial cooperation in space exploration.