A Russian Airline Group’s Space Launch Ambitions

Credit: Sea Launch
The faltering Sea Launch project has received new life with a new investor—the Russian S7 Group, which includes the country’s second-busiest carrier, S7 Airlines. “I can’t be the first in aviation—there is Aeroflot [Russia’s largest airline]—so I will become the first in space,” says S7 Group’s...
Maxim Pyadushkin

In addition to writing for Aviation Week Network, Maxim holds a key position at Russia's Air Transport Observer magazine. In the past he was in charge of several ATO’s sister aerospace publications and earlier worked for Moscow-based CAST defense think-tank.

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