S7 Space has signed the contract for 12 launch vehicles for "Sea Launch" with “Yuzhmash”
“On April 28, 2017 the contract between “Yuzhmash” and the S7 Sea Launch Limited Company for production and delivery of launch vehicles "Zenit" was concluded”, have noted in “Yuzhmash”, specified that the contract provides production of 12 launch vehicles.
Launch vehicles, which will be made by the Ukrainian plant, will be used “for Sea Launch and Land Launch programs and also - for researches and use of space in the peace purposes within some international space projects”, have added at the plant.
"Portfolio of orders of ‘Yuzhmash’ for the next years exceeds (in recalculation) $350 million", have informed at the enterprise. At the same time, it is specified, "There are companies from the USA, Italy, India, and South Korea among main customers ".
Also at the Ukrainian enterprise have reported that “Yuzhmash” has started production of launch vehicles "Zenit-3SL" and "Zenit-3SLB" within the contract with S7 Sea Launch Limited Company belonging to S7 Group and registered in the USA.
"Now there are two launch vehicles of "Zenit-3SL" and "Zenit-3SLB” modifications in production", informed at “Yuzhmash”.