The seventh Moscow international car exhibition MIMS-2002 will open today. The best cars from domestic and foreign car manufacturers will be shown. More than 600 companies from 24 countries will participate in the exhibition. Cars, trucks, buses, car assembling parts and accessories as well as maintenance equipment and various brochures will be exhibited.
The event will last until August 25. A conference 'Engines for Russian Cars,' the third international conference 'Progressive Technological Processes and New Car Manufacturing Materials' as well as contests for the best passenger car, commercial car, bus and various other events will take place at the conference.
Russia will complete the operation of the Soyuz booster rocket already in 2019. It goes about the booster, which Russia currently uses for manned space flights to the International Space Station