For his contribution to the development and implementation of space exploration projects and programs, Yuri V. Prokhorov, head of Russian Satellite Communications Company, has been awarded the Order of K.E.Tsiolkovsky.
Regarded as one of the highest distinctions for those working in the rocket and space industry, the award is conferred by the Russian Federation of Cosmonautics. The Order of K.E. Tsiolkovsky is intended to stimulate outstanding specialists and enterprises whose activities are related to the development of scientific foundations for building spacecraft, making instruments for ground and onboard control systems, etc.
The RSCC team congratulates Yuri Valentinovich and wishes him further success in space exploration!