ASTANA. PROPRIETORY DATA – the final Protocol on the results of two days meeting of representatives of government authorities of CIS countries on cooperation issues in the field of space activities was signed in the capital of Belorussia – Minsk –press service of Kazcosmos informed.
The representative delegations of Russia, Kazakhstan, Belarus, Armenia, Kyrgyzstan, Ukraine and Azerbaijan took a part in the work of VI meeting of CIS countries on cooperation issues in the field of space activity.
The Kazakhstan delegation was represented including the Deputy Chairman of the Aerospace Committee of the Ministry for Investments and Development of the Republic of Kazakhstan (ASC MID RK) Yerkin Shaimagambetov, Acting President of the JSC «NC «Kazakhstan Gharysh Sapary» Marat Nurguzhin, President of the JSC «National Center of Space Research and Technology» Zhumabek Zhantayev and specialists of Kazcosmos.
The meeting participants have discussed the matters relating the creation of contractual base of multifaceted cooperation in space, integration of ground infrastructure of CIS countries which use the signals of GLONASS systems, creation of intergovernmental system of pace monitoring for emergency situations, development of interindustry and manufacture cooperation in space and creation of integrated system of satellite monitoring for agricultural lands.
One of the major decision of meeting was the agreement among the partners to start the drafting of agreement on international intergovernmental scientific research organization «Joint Institute for space researches».
As the Dеputy Chairman of Kazcosmos Yerkin Shaimagambetov noted that the meeting of representatives of government authorities of CIS countries on cooperation issues in the field of space activity was very effective in Minsk.
«In regard to Kazakhstan and Belarus, we intend to cooperate in the field of the Earth sensing, navigation, joint space researches, personnel training. The draft of intergovernmental agreement on interaction in space is already prepared», – he said.