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Ex-Director of the enterprise "Roscosmos" has sent under house arrest

The Zamoskvoretsky court of Moscow sent under house arrest of former General Director entering in "Rosatom" research Institute of precision instruments Anatoly Shishanova in the case of the embezzlement or misappropriation.

"The court chose against Shishanova a measure of restraint in the form of home arrest", - told RIA Novosti press-Secretary of the court Valentine Norbo.

Lisanova is charged with part 4 of article 160 of the criminal code (misappropriation or embezzlement), the sanction which provides for up to 10 years in prison. It is the fourth Department of the interior, which is engaged in investigation of criminal cases on especially sensitive sites, such as the enterprise space and nuclear industries.

According to the website of the Moscow aviation Institute, where he teaches Shishanov, the position of Director of research Institute of precision instruments he held from 1994 to 2019. He is a Hero of socialist labor, hero of the Soviet Union and Hero of Russia.

In scientific research Institute of precision instruments for calls to RIA Novosti did not answer.

Research Institute of precision instruments is engaged in creation of systems of spacecraft control, systems, rendezvous and docking of spacecraft and stations, reception and processing of space images, systems high speed data transmission from satellites.