Russia likely to sell rocket engines to China

An agreement is likely to be signed in December in Beijing.

China will use Russian rocket engines. Source: Flickr/ Alex Lane

Russia is likely to sign a rocket engine delivery agreement with China in December, when Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev visits Beijing, RT.com reported.

“We are talking about an agreement to deliver Russian rocket engines to China, as well as counter deliveries of Chinese microelectronics we need in spacecraft development,” Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitri Rogozin was cited as telling journalists by the website.

Rogozin was in Harbin for the second China-Russia expo.

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