28 Feb 2019 20:41

Roscosmos supervisory board sets tasks of ensuring 100% successful launches in 2019, completing import-substitution program

MOSCOW. Feb 28 (Interfax) - The supervisory board of the state corporation Roscosmos has approved a financial plan and key parameters of the corporation's efficiency for the current year, the office of Deputy Prime Minister Yury Borisov told Interfax on Thursday.

"The main ones include: the proportion of highly technological civilian and dual-purpose products this year should be at 49%, government defense-contract execution should be at 100%, import-substitution program execution - 100%, launch success rate -100%," the office said.

The board meeting on Thursday was chaired by Borisov, it said.

"[The attendees] approved the corporation's 2019 financial plan and key indicators of corporate efficiency in 2019, which are indicators of efficiency of the state corporation's chief in 2019."

The board has also decided to meet monthly over the next half year (through July).