Author`s name Pravda.Ru

Russia needs $300m for ISS

Some $250m-300m are necessary to develop Russia's segment in the International Space Station in the period from 2003 to 2006, Rosaviakosmos General Director Yury Koptev declared at a news conference today.

In 2003 some 28 experiments are planned to be carried out in the Russian segment of the station. 22 of these experiments have already been started.