In Moscow, the head of the Research Enterprise of Hypersonic Systems, Alexander Kuranov, was detained in the case of treason. About it informs TASS citing a source.
The Lefortovo court of Moscow registered the FSB’s petition for the arrest of Kuranov. According to Interfax, it will be considered on August 12 at 16:00.
Alexander Kuranov – Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor of the Department of Control Systems and Technologies of the St. Petersburg State Polytechnic University, Chief Designer of HC “Leninets”. Under his leadership, the concepts of hypersonic atmospheric flight were developed.