On June 20, 2019, the traditional annual call-in with the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin took place, which lasted more than four hours. Well-coordinated work of RSCC specialists and reliable functioning of the company's satellite and ground infrastructure ensured uninterrupted live broadcasting of the federal TV and radio channels as the President spoke to Russians people and answered their questions on the air.
RSCC expands cooperation with leading industry universities
To encourage employment of young specialists in the satellite communications industry, RSCC continues to pursue active cooperation with leading industry universities, subordinated to the Federal Communications Agency (Rossvyaz). In 2019, students of the Volga State University of Telecommunications and Informatics (PSUTI) have undertaken an internship at RSCC in the framework of the Education section of the Rossvyaz Research & Development Board. Among the RSCC subdivisions hosting the trainees are the Orbital Constellation Operations Service, the facilities of the GCC (Ground Control Complex) and ASMI (Automated System of Monitoring and Measurements), the Shabolovka Technical Center, and the Information Technology Service.