Today in Astana Minister of defense and aerospace industry of the Republic of Kazakhstan Beibut Atamkulov had a meeting with recently appointed Head of Baikonur administration Konstantin Busygin where plans for future development of the city were discussed.
In the beginning of the meeting Head of MDAI RK raised an issue of necessity to improve number of urban territories, as well as to consider a possibility of construction a social and welfare facilities.
Minister paid attention to the necessity to support and develop small and medium businesses, creation of new work places, as well as proposed to create in Baikonur dedicated industrial zone with allocation of joint industrial enterprises.
In response K. Busygin thanked Minister for warm hospitality and pointed out, that in the frame of Conception of further cooperation on “Baikonur” complex, city Administration will encourage realization of Kazakh suggestions.
In the conclusion, B. Atamkulov and K. Busygin agreed to meet in near future in expanded format and continue discussion on development of Baikonur city.
In the frame of working visit Head of Baikonur Administration visited the National space center in Astana and get acquainted with the operation of the Earth remote sensing space system “KazEOSat”, and high-accuracy satellite navigation system.
K. Busygin inspected future Assembly-integration and testing complex of spacecrafts and building of future Special-design technological bureau with pilot production, which should be commenced in 2018.