The purpose of the present Agreement shall be to promote scientific, technical, industrial and economic cooperation related to study and utilization of outer space for peaceful purposes (art. 1). The Parties shall cooperate in the following fields: (a) research of outer space; (b) distant zoning of the Earth; (c) protection of outer space against man-caused hazardous impact (art. 3).
Agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of Germany on cooperation in the sphere of peaceful uses of outer space