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Press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov called an important achievement of the re-launch of the space rocket, the Falcon 9 company SpaceX Elon musk. His words on Friday, March 31, the correspondent “Tapes.ru”.

According to the representative of the Kremlin, Moscow is monitoring the technological breakthroughs around the world. “The development of such technologies will be taken into consideration by the specialists of our space industry”, — said Peskov.

He added that the Russian space Corporation “Roscosmos” “also passes through a period of transformation, improving work.”

“And many times the head of “Roskosmos” [Igor] Mosquitoes was reported to the President on availability is also quite advanced, and breakthrough developments are working on our experts,” continued the press Secretary of the President.

According to him, in the space sector is highly competitive, but “there is every reason to believe” that Russia will be able to survive with dignity.

Thursday, March 30, from Cape Canaveral (Florida) launched a heavy launch vehicle Falcon 9 with the multi-purpose telecommunications satellite, SES-10. The first stage of this rocket were sent into space.

SpaceX founder Elon Musk called the successful launch of Falcon 9 with a used stage “revolution in space flight”.

State Corporation for outer space activities “Roscosmos” is a Russian Corporation that manages the space industry of the country.