S7 Space have obtained the license for implementation of space activity
LLC S 7 STS have obtained the license for implementation of space activity in the Russian Federation
This license grants to the company the right of participation in the international cooperation in researching and using of Space in the peace purposes. Obtaining the license, in particular, allows LLC S 7 STS to be engaged in analytical integration of works on ensuring launches of spacecrafts from Baikonur Cosmodrome with use of a space-rocket system "Zenit M".
This year launch of launch vehicle "Zenit" from Baikonur Cosmodrome in which "S 7 STS" provides analytical integration of launch campaign and some other works, including the organization of interaction of enterprises of the international cooperation during preparation and implementation of launch is planned.
In 2016, S7 Group declared signing of the contract with Sea Launch Group of companies, providing purchase of complex "Sea Launch". Subjects of the transaction was Sea Launch Commander ship, “Odyssey” platform with the equipment of rocket segment installed on them, the land equipment in Home Port (Long Beach, USA) and all intellectual rights belonging to Sea Launch company including the trademark. Today S7 Space plans to provide 70 commercial launches within 15 years.
Besides, the cooperation agreement with RSC “Energia” directed to renewal of operation of SRC “Sea Launch” is signed.