One Director, RSC Energia dismissed

One Director, RSC Energia dismissed

Michael Ignatkin, occupying the post of Deputy General Director for strategy and development of rocket-space Corporation (RKK) “Energy” dismissed, says the company. Reasons for dismissal are not specified.


Recall that in late July the head of the press service of Roskosmos Vladimir Ustimenko said that his Department was able to negotiate with the accounts chamber of the comprehensive test of RSC Energia. Two weeks later the head of the Energia Vladimir Solntsev was dismissed “in connection with the termination of his employment contract by agreement of the parties.” Later, the Corporation has confirmed that in early July, Mr. sun filed a letter of resignation at own will.

August 19, Roskosmos, announced several senior employees of RSC Energia, is suspected of bribery. In relation byvshego Deputy Director Alexey Beloborodov and two of his subordinates opened a case of fraud. According to “Kommersant”, they demanded with one of the contractors RSC roll back for the right to participate in the tender of “Energy”. Mr. Beloborodov, who is the General-the major of FSB in resignation, the blame does not recognize.

August 21, at the shareholders ‘ meeting of RSC Energia was elected as the new Board of Directors. It did not include the former head of Roscosmos Igor Komarov, his successor in office, Dmitry Rogozin, and former CEO of the Corporation, Vladimir Solntsev, the place which took the acting Sergey Romanov.