The Khrunichev Center has released a financial report for the year 2019, according to which the cost of manufacturing of the carrier rocket heavy class “Angara-A5”, which should replace the rocket “proton-M” was three times more expensive than its predecessor.
It was said that in the future it is planned to reduce the cost of manufacturing of the carrier rocket heavy class Angara family of up to four billion rubles.
“The cost of manufacturing of the carrier rocket heavy class “Angara-A5″ amounted to seven billion rubles,” – reported in the center, adding that at present, development of a set of measures to reduce the cost of “Angara”, including the establishment of a closed production cycle the PH of the Angara family at the facilities of the Production Association “Polyot” – the branch of the organization, the city of Omsk.
We will remind, manufacture of rocket “proton-M” in the framework of a prisoner in April 2020 contract is 2.33 billion rubles.
“It is planned to reduce the cost of production of “Angara-A5″ to the level of 4.0 billion by 2024,” said the Khrunichev Center.