On October 28, 2019, the President Vladimir Putin signed Decree No. 525 “On Presenting of the Russian Federation Government Decorations”. For merits in the development of satellite communications in the Russian Federation and for many years of conscientious work, the employees of RSCC were awarded honorary state awards.
Alexander Yakovlev, Director of the Shabolovka Technical Center, a branch of the RSCC, was awarded the Medal of the Order “For Merit to the Fatherland” of the Ist degree.
The medal "For Merits in Space Exploration" was awarded to Dmitry Persan, Head of the Communications System Operation Service.
Medal of the Order "For Merit to the Fatherland" II degree awarded to:
• Ksenia Drozdova, Deputy Director General – Head of the Business Development;
• Alexander Krylov, Director, “Skolkovo” Space Communications Center;
• Rais Muratov, Director, “Zheleznogorsk” Space Communications Center;
• Ludmila Mikhalina, Head, TV and International Sales Department;
• Sergey Tsekhmistrov, Deputy Head, TV and International Sales Department.
Valery Artemyev, Director of the Center for Space Communications “Bear Lakes”, was awarded the honorary title “Honored Communications and Information Worker of the Russian Federation”.
The RSCC team congratulates colleagues on the highly deserved recognition of their activities, and wishes them the best of health, prosperity and further professional success in their work for the good of Russia!