Promotion of Russian space industry products in Thailand

24.08.2018

For promotion and marketing of the Russian space products and services in the Thai market, Glavkosmos acted as a partner of the Thai company, C&C Advanced Technology Co., Ltd., at the exhibition of the Royal Thai Air Force (RTAF) held in Bangkok on August 22, 2018.

There, Glavkosmos presented information materials telling about the company business, as well as souvenirs, space food and a model of Soyuz-FG launcher in the booth of the Thai partner.

 

Glavkosmos consistently develops collaboration with the organizations and companies of Thailand in such areas as Earth observation, building of CubeSats, and provision of launch services.

The exhibition of the Royal Thai Air Force is an annual event hosted by the Royal Thai Air Force Museum . The Museum was established in 1952 to collect, preserve and restore different airplanes and other aviation equipment used by the Royal Thai Air Force.

Interesting facts 1/3
On July 15, 1975 Soyuz-19 spaceship was lifted aboard Soyuz-U launch vehicle. It was the first international space flight with the docking of Apollo, a US spaceship. The famous Soyuz-Apollo docking was a historical event and a symbol of rapprochement between the two superpowers in the period of détente during the long-lasting Cold War.
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Soyuz spaceship was used for the first commercial space flight coordinated by Glavkosmos. In December 1990, a Japanese journalist Toyohiro Akiyama became a member of the crew delivered to MIR space station.
Interesting facts 3/3
Soyuz-2.1a became the first rocket launched from the new Russian space center Vostochny. The historical launch was conducted on April 28, 2016.