Russia will deliver to the United States 29 rocket engines

Khimki engine building company NPO "Energomash" from 2014 to 2017 is going to export to the United States 29 rocket engine RD-180, said executive director Vladimir sun.

 

 

 "Now we are working on the issue for the supply of the next 29 engines from 2014 to 2017, respectively, to load the plant will be four or five engines per year", — told The Sun, "Interfax".

He reminded that the option has been signed for the supply of 101 RD-180 engine for the American missiles "Atlas" 2020.

"38 engines have already successfully brought" Atlas 5 "in the space of 59 set. Now we are working on signing the contract obligations, 2014-2017 ", — said the executive director of the company.

He added that before the 2010 rocket engines sold in the U.S. at a loss for the company, since the cost of production has been growing more rapidly than the price at which managed to settle marketing.

However, according to Solntseva, in 2010 — 2011 years adopted a series of measures and failed to correct the situation.

"To date, we have engines at a price which is almost three times the price in 2009. Return on sales is positive and, moreover, it allows us to devote part of the resources and the development of production ", — told the Sun. 

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