On September 13, 2017, Chairman of the State Space Agency of Ukraine Pavlo Degtiarenko visited the State Enterprise "Ukrkosmos".
The purpose of the visit was to discuss the state of affairs in the enterprise, which is subordinated to the SSAU and implementation of the important for our country project on development of the National Satellite Communication System "Lybid".
During the visit, the Chairman has been acquainted with the main indicators of the company's activities and examined its infrastructure, with special attention being paid to the Lybid Mission Control Center. In addition to the "Lybid" project, the Head of the Agency got acquainted with new, perspective directions of the company's activities, in particular, the project on creation of technology platform for regional broadcasting "Krayina TV" and the project of DTH platform on the basis of the deep modernization of teleport equipment of the enterprise accomplished over the last two years.
The Chairman got acquainted also with conditions of placement, organization and labour protection at the enterprise, the state of salaries and social protection of workers.
Within the meeting of the management board of the company, Mr. Degtiarenko emphasized that "Lybid" project must be implemented, despite all the difficulties. Following the results of his visit, the Chairman gave a positive assessment of the company's activities.