FAKEL ENGINEERING DESIGN BUREAU NAMED AFTER ACADEMICIAN GRUSHIN
The Engineering Design Bureau Fakel was established in 1953 in order to develop air defense missiles. At present the design bureau ranks as one of the most acknowledged leaders in this field. Missiles developed by Fakel, such as the SA2, SA-3, SA-5, SA-8, SA-10 and SA-15, were adopted by armed forces in 60 countries, and still remain in service.
Today Fakel is a large scientific research center able to design, develop and manufacture missiles with a wide range of performances. Fakel has unique hightech experimental complexes and production bases, which makes it able to produce and to test different military and civil goods.
Fakel can develop high-tech equipment - planking-scouting machine, versatile wood-working machines, medical equipment.