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MOSCOW, May 30 – RIA Novosti. Director General of the Center for the Operation of Ground-Based Space Infrastructure Facilities (CENSCI, the operator of Russian space centers) Rano Juraeva left her post, Oleg Maydanovich was appointed Acting CEO, RIA Novosti learned from a source in the rocket and space industry.
The source reported on problems with financing "Roscosmos"
Earlier it was reported that the state corporation "Roskosmos" headed by Dmitry Rogozin. To work in TsENKI Juraevu in 2015 invited the former head of Roskosmos Igor Komarov.
"Djuraev was dismissed from his post, Maidanovich was temporarily appointed acting director general", – the interlocutor of the agency said.
Earlier, Maidanovich held the post of Deputy Director General of the Center for the Exploitation of Economic Activities. From 2008 to 2011, he headed the Plesetsk cosmodrome, and before that he served in command posts at the Plesetsk and Baikonur cosmodromes.
The press service of ZENKI RIA Novosti reported that Juraeva continues to work. "Information on dismissal is untrue", The center said.
The center is engaged in servicing the cosmodromes Baikonur and Vostochny, assisting the Ministry of Defense in the operation of the Plesetsk cosmodrome, and with European partners in the operation of the Kuru cosmodrome.