|Vladimir Aleksandrovich Popovkin|
Vladimir Putin (left) with Popovkin (right), 2006
|Native name||Владимир Александрович Поповкин|
|Born||25 September 1957|
Dushanbe, Soviet Union
|Died||18 June 2014 (aged 56)|
|Years of service||1975–2009|
|Rank||General of the Army|
|Commands held||Space Forces|
|Awards||Order of Merit for the Fatherland, |
Order of Military Merit...
|Other work||Director General of Roscosmos|
Vladimir Aleksandrovich Popovkin (Russian: Владимир Александрович Поповкин; 25 September 1957 – 18 June 2014) was a Russian military person. He was the General Director of the Russian Federal Space Agency and former First Deputy Defense Minister of Russia.
References[change | change source]
- "Head of the Russian Federal Space Agency - Vladimir A. Popovkin". Roscosmos.
- "Руководитель Федерального космического агентства - Владимир Александрович Поповкин" [Head of the Russian Federal Space Agency - Vladimir Popovkin] (in Russian). Roscosmos.
- Death announcement (Russian)