International Launch Services – Khrunichev Partnership
“Twenty years ago a historic decision was made to establish a joint venture to market Proton launch services in the global arena. Three short years after that in April of 1996, the first launch of a Russian launch vehicle in the interests of international customers took place. Today, there have been more than 80 such launches performed.”
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Phil Slack, ILS President, and Barry Duvall, President of the Virginia Chamber of Commerce and Sr. Vice President and General Counsel for ILS upon the presentation of the letter of support for the 20 year ILS/Khrunichev anniversary and partnership.
Virginia Secretary of Commerce, Jim Cheng and Bob Sledd, Senior Economic Advisor to the Virginia Governor, present a letter of support and congratulations on the ILS and Khrunichev 20th anniversary of the commercialization of the Proton vehicle at the 50th Paris Air Show on June 18, 2013.