In late April, Minsk hosted the 8th International Exhibition and Conference Atomexpo Belarus 2016 attended by IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano, who also visited the Belarusian NPP, having named it one of the most successful projects in emerging nuclear countries.
New space project
Rosatom will provide sharp vision for the Spektr-UV, a proposed space telescope. Its subsidiary Luch Research Institute and Production Association (Podolsk, Russia) has designed and tested the telescope mirror coating technology.
Armenian NPP ready for modernization
The life extension project at Armenian NPP Unit 2 is going full tilt with Rosatom's involvement. At a meeting held in late April, the project steering committee discussed results of the technical audit that involved systems and individual components of the reactor unit.
Korean horizons for Rosatom
Rusatom International Network (RIN) and Korea Atomic Industrial Forum (KAIF) signed a memorandum of understanding at the Korean Atomic Power Annual Conference.