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“Aviasvit-XXI” exhibition announcement

“Aviasvit-XXI” exhibition announcement

From 15 to 18 June 2021 in Kiev on the territory of the International Exhibition Center (Brovarsky Ave. 15, the tube station “Livoberezhna​”) will be the XII International Aviation and Space Salon “AVIASVIT-XXI”.   In the exhibition context YUZHMASH represents: liquid rocket engine RD-843 “Vega” combustion chamber of the liquid rocket engine RD-8 of the […]

Pavlohrad Mechanical Plant is 90 years old

Pavlohrad Mechanical Plant is 90 years old

On 2 June 1931, an artillery firing range was established near the city of Pavlohrad. In the pre-war years there was an urgent need for large-scale tests of artillery and aircraft ammunition.   After the liberation from occupation during the Second World War, the firing range was restored, and in the 60’s it entered a […]

The 70th anniversary of Viktor Andriyovych Shchegol’

The 70th anniversary of Viktor Andriyovych Shchegol’

Today, on 29 May, is the 70th anniversary of Viktor Andriyovych Shchegol’, the Hero of Ukraine, former General Director of YUZHMASH.   Dear Viktor Andriyovych!   Please accept my sincere congratulations on your birthday!   You have worked at the enterprise for over 40 years, headed YUZHMASH for more than 8 years and left a […]

Joint Press Release

Joint Press Release

The Italian company buys 10 additional Ukrainian engines for the European Vega launch vehicle.   Design Bureau “Yuzhnoye”, State Enterprise “Production Association Yuzhny Machine-Building Plant named after O.M. Makarov” and the Italian company AVIO S.p.A have reached an agreement on the additional supply of 10 engines produced in Ukraine for the Vega launch vehicle.   […]

Launch of the European carrier rocket “Vega”

Launch of the European carrier rocket “Vega”

Today,  on April 29, at 04:50 Kyiv time, the 16th successful launch of  light class Vega launch vehicle took place from the Kourou cosmodrome in French Guiana.   As part of the VV18 mission, a Pleiades Neo 3 spacecraft was launched for the Airbus Defense and Space Aerospace Corporation by launch vehicle. The weight of […]

The visit of representatives of the US Embassy in Ukraine

The visit of representatives of the US Embassy in Ukraine

On March 17, a delegation of the Embassy of the United States of America in Ukraine visited YUZHMASH.   The purpose of the visit to YUZHMASH was to get acquainted with the production facilities of the enterprise and discuss possible cooperation in view of the successful experience of the joint project on the production of […]

The successful launch of the Antares LV

The successful launch of the Antares LV

Today, on the twentieth of  February, another successful launch of the Antares launch vehicle was held from the Wallops Cosmodrome (Virginia). This is the fourteenth launch of the Northrop Grumman Corporation launch vehicle to the International Space Station within the framework of the NASA programme.   The NG-15 mission is carried out to resupply the […]