News Brief 3/27/2011, Adar Bet 21, 5771
Israel and Russia Sign Space Cooperation Agreement
"The State of Israel is one of the world's leaders in space research. We have advantages and abilities in this field that surpass many countries. The fact that Russia, the space pioneer, is interested in obtaining knowledge made-in-Israel, is a great honor to us", said the Minister of Science and Technology. MK Professor Daniel Hershkowitz (The Jewish Home party) in a ceremony held at the signing of the cooperation agreement.