Russian Aerospace Industry Faces Two COVID-19 Deaths

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Credit: Katsuhiko Tokunaga
The Russian aerospace industry lost two top managers to COVID-19 this week. Evgeny Mikrin, chief designer and first deputy CEO of Energia Corp., died May 5 at the age of 65. He worked at Energia, which is Russia’s leading designer of manned space systems, since 1981. Mikrin led development of new...

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