The Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs of the Lyubertsy District held a meeting on the interaction of tax authorities with representatives of  industrial organizations  and small/medium-sized businesses on the territory of JSC "Zvezda" on 06 July 2017.

The meeting was attended by the Head of the Lyubertsy urban district, Vladimir P. Ruzhitsky, head of the IFTS Inspectorate No. 17 N. Labzova.

The meeting ended with a tour of the company.

The contest among young specialists of the enterprise was held from 13th to 19th of December. The competitive committee with satisfaction noted the active participation of contestants and the high level of presented works. Specialists are taking part in solving current problems of the enterprise showing creativity, professionalism and responsibility. Based on the decision of the competitive committee it was decided:

1. Assign the following places in the group "Constructive, calculated and theoretical works and the test support of rescue systems and refueling pods :

The project SolarStratos started in Payerne, Swiss canton Vaud, on 7 December 2016.

The plane was presented to assembled audience. The engine of the aircraft  is driven by electric energy which generated by solar panels. They are located on the wings and the tail.

The aircraft has the length of 8,5 meters, wingspans of 24,8 meters, the weight of 450 kilograms.

The plane is completely made of composite materials.

The purpose of the project is to penetrate the stratosphere using solar energy.

On 17  November  anniversary 50th expedition successfully lifted off from Gagarin start of the Baikonur space center.

The spacecraft carries  onboard the crew consisting of Roscosmos cosmonaut Oleg Novitskiy, ESA astronaut  Thomas Pesquet  and NASA astronaut Peggy Witson.

According to the program the spacecraft Soyuz MS-03 used a classic 34-orbit rendezvous capability.

On 20 November  the manned Soyuz MS-03 successfully docked to Russian ISS module Rassvet.

The crew of manned spacecraft SOYUZ MS safely returned to Earth. The crew module with Russian cosmonaut Anatoly Ivanishin, Japanese astronaut Takuya  Onishi  and NASA astronaut Kathleen Rubins landed in the steppe of Kazakhstan on October 30, 2016 at 06:58 MT. All operations of the descent from orbit and landing have passed normally. The crew carried out  the descent in the spacesuits Sokol - KV2.