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MOSCOW, 5 Jul — RIA Novosti. Russian manufacturer of microelectronics, the company "Angstrem", is negotiating the sale of the party circuits of class "Space" of Indian private firm, working on contracts with the space Agency ISRA, according to "Izvestia".
Russia for the year increased by half the production of chips for space
According to the publication, currently the parties are discussing the delivery to India of about ten thousand chips in the amount of about two hundred thousand dollars. Despite the fact that the Indian space program based on its own developments, the country does not have sufficient technology to create their own electronic component base and forced to buy electronics abroad.
To date, the Russian parts are tested, and if successful the parties will sign a contract for serial delivery. The cost of a single chip ranges from one to twenty dollars, according to "Izvestia".
The interviewed experts believe that the interest of India to the Russian microelectronics said about the speed of development of domestic high-precision production — a few years ago, Russia radiation-resistant chips are almost not developed.
According to Western classification IC class "Space" — a particularly reliable products for space applications that can withstand a wide range temperatures and increased radiation. A distinctive feature is their makasarili, and the price of copies of the piece can reach tens of thousands of dollars.
That is definitely good niche for Russian hi-tech, countries who do not want to be dependent of West mood and blackmails...