November 20 , 2017 – Fort Russ News –
President Petro Poroshenko declare that Ukraine is a “successful space power.”
The head of state wrote this on Facebook , for the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the first astronaut of independent Ukraine, Leonid Kadenyuk, flying in a US space shuttle.
“20 years ago, on this day there was a historical event for Independent Ukraine – Leonid Kadenyuk on board the US space shuttle Columbia made a flight to Space. Since that time, Ukraine has successfully confirmed its position as a space power,” Poroshenko stressed.