Victor Kudryavtseva: Mr Song / RIA Novosti
Human rights activists, scientists, Russian Academy of Sciences and arts signed an open letter to the President of Russia Vladimir Putin with the request to change the measure of restraint for 75 years the leading researcher of the Central research Institute of machine building (TsNIIMash, the head research Institute of the state Corporation “Roscosmos”) Victor Kudryavtsev. About it reports “Kommersant”. Exactly who put their signatures under the document, the publication does not specify.
Colleagues and relatives of the scientist insist that the exchange of information with the Belgian Institute, which was the reason for the charges, occurred in 2011-2013, when operated jointly with Ministry of education and science project on aerodynamics of reusable spacecraft.
According to his son, Kudryavtsev in recent years has involved, in particular, the study of entrance of reusable spacecraft into the atmosphere, and all the information on the done work has been published in the public domain.
In mid-August, the Saint-Petersburg Union of scientists sent an open letter to President Putin with a request “for humanitarian reasons” to release from prison the 75-year physics. Currently he is in jail “Lefortovo” in Moscow.
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