Former adviser to the head of Roscosmos Igor Ozar appointed acting General Director of JSC “RSC “Energia”, reported the press service of the Corporation.

“the Board of Directors of JSC “RSC “Energia”, approved Igor Ozara acting General Director of the company. This issue will be agreed with the Supervisory Board of the Corporation at its next meeting at the end of the current month”, – stated in the message on the website of Roscosmos.

In addition, as previously reported, the former head of “Energy” Nikolay Sevastyanov will take the post of Advisor to the General Director of Roscosmos, Dmitry Rogozin, and will work on development of private Astronautics.

Rogozin himself has stated that “Energy” under the guidance Otara will implement a number of projects. “I am confident that he will be able to cope with the tasks of RSC Energia: start of flight tests of manned transport spacecraft “eagle” in 2023, the management of the cooperation on the creation of the superheavy rocket and its elements, as well as a number of other projects, including concept development of a new orbital station”, – quotes the press service quoted the head of Roscosmos. In addition, under the leadership Ozara is planned to continue integration of the enterprises of rocket-space industry of the country.

We will remind, change of the head of the “Energy” became known on Friday. It was reported that the care Sevastyanov from the post is associated with a long-lasting crisis in the enterprise.