RUSSIA-SPAIN AGREEMENTS STATUS
The WSO-UV project is a scientific collaboration between Spain and Russia, born under the high-level agreement entitled “Agreement between Russian Federation government and Spanish Kingdom government on cooperation in the field of the exploration and peaceful use of the outer space”.
The WSO-UV project is overlooked by the bilateral Ministerial Council set by the governments of Spain and Russia.
The Universidad Complutense de Madrid (UCM) together with the Institute of Astronomy of the Russian Academy of Sciences (INASAN) will develop the twin Science Operations Centers (both software and facilities) to be located in Moscow and Madrid. The Secretary of General of Industry (SGI, MINECO) manages the Spanish participation and issues the contract for the far UV detector;