Conceptul approaches to the elaboration of State target scientific-technical space program of Ukraine for 2008—2012

1Alekseev, Yu.S, 1Baulin, SO, 2Konyukhov, SN, 3Fedorov, OP, 4Yatskiv, Ya.S
1State Space Agency of Ukraine, Kyiv, Ukraine
2Yangel Yuzhnoye State Design Office, Dnipropetrovsk, Ukraine
3Space Research Institute of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine and the State Space Agency of Ukraine, Kyiv, Ukraine
4Main Astronomical Observatory of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Kyiv, Ukraine
Kosm. nauka tehnol. 2008, 14 ;(1):03-09
Section: Social Sciences in Space Exploration
Publication Language: Ukrainian
The space program of Ukraine is one of the basic documents, according to which space activity is carried out and space researches are organized in Ukraine. The National Target Scientific and Technical Space Program of Ukraine is approved by the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine as a Law of Ukraine for a term of 5 years. Draft Fourth Space Program of Ukraine for 2008‒2012 pp. Introduced to the Verkhovna Rada for discussion. The concept of this program ( was approved by the order of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine, and the text of the draft program was approved at a meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers. They are based on analytical materials and draft program documents drafted by the relevant working group.

The article, which is offered to readers, gives a variant of the concept elaborated by the specified working group. Some of the differences in this document (semantic, structural, financial) from a document approved by the Cabinet of Ministers reflect the path of agreement that was passed through the concept of the program in the process of its discussion.

Keywords: concept, space researches, target scientific program