Last Update August 2, 2018


  • Aircraft, Helicopter, UAV, Spacecraft & related equipment
  • Metal Processing, Parts & Components
  • Military, Tactical, Logistic Support Vehicles & related equipment
  • Other Aerospace, Defence and High Technology related companies
  • Weapons & Ammunition

PA Yuzhmash, also known as the 'Production Association Yuzhny Machine-Building Plant named after A.M. Makarov' (YUZHMASH), is a state-owned aerospace manufacturer and part of the State Space Agency of Ukraine (SSAU). It produces spacecraft, launch vehicles (rockets), liquid-propellant rockets, landing gears, castings, forging, tractors, tools, and industrial products. Reporting to the SSAU, the company works with international aerospace partners in 23 countries.  

PA Yuzhmash is able to manufacture products for various industries, including Defence, Air Transport, Agricultural Machinery, Thermoelectric Power Station, Production/Testing/Operation/Carrier Rockets, while the company' s capabilities include as well Precision/ Ferrous/ Non-Ferrous/ Art Casting, Die Forging and Tooling Plant.

The company's military and space products include: 

The company has been the key missile producer for Soviet ICBM and space exploration programs. Yuzhmash launch systems included:

  • R-5M - the Soviet Union's first nuclear armed missile
  • R-12 Dvina theatre ballistic missile
  • R-14 Chusovaya theatre ballistic missile
  • R-16 - the first widely deployed ICBM of the Soviet Union
  • R-36 (8K67) ICBM
  • RT-20, the first mobile ICBM (not deployed)
  • R-36orb, the first ICBM with orbital warhead (not deployed)
  • R-36M ICBM family (converted to Dnepr rocket)
  • MR-UR-100 ICBM family
  • 15A11 missile for Perimetr system
  • RT-23 Molodets ICBM family
  • Grom-2 mobile short-range ballistic missile systems

Space Launch Vehicles

  • Kosmos (rocket family)
  • Dnepr
  • Tsyklon (based on R-36/8K67)
  • Tsyklon-2
  • Tsyklon-3
  • Tsyklon-4
  • Zenit
  • Boosters for Energia (based on Zenit first stage)
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PA Yuzhmash

  • 1, Kryvorizka Str., 49047, Dnipropetrovsk, Dnipropetrovsk, Ukraine
  • +38 (0562) 34 40 07
  • +38 (0562) 39 95 00
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