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The high cost of the carrier rocket “Angara-A5” is associated with the peculiarities of its production. About it RIA Novosti was told in the press service of the state Corporation “Roscosmos”.
First and foremost, the high cost of the production of “Angara” can be explained by the Assembly of the rocket in two cities — Moscow and Omsk. According to the representative of “Roscosmos” until production is fully transferred to the Omsk site FOR “Flight,” will create additional overhead.
Appreciation is due to the fact that the “Angara-A5” is on the test and is not standard and piece. “In a series of price closer to the market”, — said the Agency interlocutor.
Previously, the Khrunichev Center (part of the “Roskosmos”) announced that the cost of the carrier rocket heavy class “Angara-A5” will be seven billion. Thus, new development will be three times the price of the rocket “proton-M” which it will have to be replaced. Khrunichev center is considered the most obytichna enterprise “Roscosmos”. The debts of the organization exceed 80 billion rubles, which is comparable to the annual budget of the Corporation
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