June 24, 2013 will be the 100th birthday of one of the founders of Yuzhnoye Design Office, academician Vasily Budnik
October 17, 2013 will be the 90th birthday of Yuzhnoye Design Office`s General Designer in 1971-1991, academician Vladimir Utkin
Yuzhnoye SDO is a powerful design company which in cooperation with its partners provides turnkey developments for complicated high-tech projects.
The main directions of the Yuzhnoye’s activities remain works associated with creation and operation of the space-rocket technology. Launch vehicles, spacecraft and rocket engines developed by Yuzhnoye meet the highest criteria of the modern science.
Recent years, taking into account vital society’s needs some conversion lines of activities have been developing. These lines are:
- creation of technology for power engineering including renewable energy sources;
- creation of some transport systems;
- creation of agricultural machinery.
International Conference "Space Technologies: Present and Future"
The Forth International Conference 'Space Technologies: Present and Future' will be held under the auspices of the International Academy of Astronautics at the Palace of Students of Dnepropetrovsk National University, Ukraine, on 17 - 19 April 2013.
By tradition, the Conference will be organized by Yuzhnoye State Design Office, Dnepropetrovsk National University, State Space Agency of Ukraine, and Yuzhny Machine-Building Plant.
Throughout the years of existence, the Conference was highly commended by foreign and domestic scientific community and became a good basis for exchange of ideas, knowledge and expertise among space sector specialists, which promotes further strengthening of international cooperation.
Conference web-site http://www.dpukrconfiaa.org/