Chapter III. State Support and Regulation of Commercial Space Activity|
Article 9. State Support of Commercial Space Activity
The state shall provide comprehensive and
constant support to organizations and persons involved in commercial space
activity in the interests of the economy of the Russian Federation with
security of the Russian Federation taken into account.
Legal entities and natural persons
performing activities on commercial space projects included in the Federal
Space Program have the right to get state guarantees, other benefits and
advantages in line with laws and other standard legal acts of the Russian
The Federal Executive Body for Space
Activity shall support commercial space projects by means of their inclusion
in the Federal Space Program as well as sales or transfer of new
technologies, rendering services on ground tests of space equipment,
provision of opportunities to use manned and unmanned space objects for the
implementation of commercial programs of scientific, social and economic
importance, rendering services on preparation and launch of launch vehicles
with commercial spacecraft, and on in-flight control, provision of state
owned industrial and test facilities on the leasing or gratis basis, and by
Federal Executive Bodies indicated in
Articles 6 and 7 shall provide legal entities and natural persons with
information about commercial space projects.
Article 10. Licensing of Commercial Space Activity
Commercial space activity shall be licensed in
accordance with the legislation of the Russian Federation.
Article 11. Qualification of Equipment Developed in Commercial Space Programs and
To be qualified are space products including
space objects and space infrastructure objects, as well as materials,
specimens, technologies, and software and information products developed in
commercial space projects.
Qualification shall be carried out in accordance
with legislation of the Russian Federation.