On the 25th anniversary of the historic flight of the Soviet space shuttle Buran, Russia's Roscosmos space agency has formed a working group to prepare "within weeks" a roadmap for the revival of the
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Location: Russia | Leaked: Nov-17-2013 in Science and Technology
MOSCOW, October 25 – Russia’s Federal Space Agency, Roscosmos, is to discuss with leading Russian scientists development of a new launch vehicle capable of carrying up payloads to 70 tons, its
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Location: Moscow, Moscow City, Russia | Leaked: Oct-25-2013 in Other News, Weapons, Vehicles, Science and Technology
The crew for the 38/39 mission on the International Space Station consists of commander Mikhail Tyurin of Roscosmos, Rick Mastracchio of NASA, and Koichi Wakata of Japan’s JAXA.
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Location: Kazakhstan | Leaked: Nov-7-2013 in Regional News, Science and Technology
Unsuccessful launch rocket "Proton-M". Video. Explosion of rocket Proton-M. Сosmodrome "Baikonur" (02.06.2013) June 2, 2013 - At the Baikonur "Cosmodrome" (Kazakhstan) carrier rocket "Proton-M"
A ground squirrel at the Baikonur cosmodrome approaches a strange, suspicious thing pointed at the hole where he lives.
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Location: Baikonur, Kyzylorda, Kazakhstan | Leaked: Jul-22-2012 in Other Entertainment
Launch rocket "Proton-M" from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, a catastrophe, reports BBC News.
Russian Army test launches a new short range ballistic missile interceptor system: Baikonur Sari-Shagan, Dec 20th, '11
A new ballistic missile interceptor type was successfully test fired from the Baikonur missile facility on December 20th. The system is intended to form the centrepiece of Russia's planned missile de
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Leaked: Dec-20-2011 in Regional News, Weapons
The Russian astrophysical observatory Spectrum-R blasted off from Baikonur's pad 45 on July 18, at 6.31 a.m. The aim of the mission is to use the space telescope to conduct interferometer observations
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Location: Baikonur, Kyzylorda, Kazakhstan | Leaked: Jul-18-2011 in World News
Russian crew vehicle Soyuz TMA-22 was launched by Soyuz-FG rocket from Baikonur's pad 1 (Gagarin's Launch Pad at 12.12am June 8th. The vehicle carries three crew, commander Sergey Volkov (Roscosmos),
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Location: Baikonur, Kyzylorda, Kazakhstan | Leaked: Jun-8-2011 in World News
Hi Res and Lo Res versions available ..... The unpiloted ISS Progress 50 cargo craft docked to the International Space Station at 3:35 p.m. EST Monday, less than six hours after launching from the B
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Leaked: Feb-12-2013 in Other News, Other Entertainment, Science and Technology