A road map for completion of a unique telescope will be ready in 2018
«We are planning to prepare in the near future a road map for the implementation of the project, together with Uzbek partners. We have agreed that we will submit the road map to the leadership of Russia and Uzbekistan later this year, possibly in the autumn,» he said.
The construction of the Radio Astronomy Observatory 'Suffa' on the high plateau of Suffa in the spurs of the Turkestan Range, about 200 km southeast of Tashkent, began in 1981. The project was frozen after 1991. The construction of the observatory has been financed from time to time since the beginning of the century, but not by sufficient amounts.