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Space station crew land safely in Kazakhstan (Lead)

November 22nd, 2011 - 12:26 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Nov 22 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The Soyuz TMA-02M spacecraft carrying three crewmembers of the International Space Station (ISS) landed safely in Kazakhstan Tuesday morning, Russia's mission control said.The landing capsule ... Read more...

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Russian spacecraft undocks from ISS

November 22nd, 2011 - 8:10 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Nov 22 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A Russian spacecraft with three crew members onboard undocked from the International Space Station (ISS) Monday night, Russia's mission control said.The Soyuz TMA-02M spacecraft -- ... Read more...

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Mclarern boss concerned at 20-race F1 calendar

October 31st, 2011 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 31 (IANS) McLaren-Mercedes boss Martin Whitmarsh is concerned with the heavy schedule as the next year's Formula One calendar could see record-breaking 20 races.Whitmarsh feels 20 races in ... Read more...

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Space shuttle Atlantis makes final landing

July 21st, 2011 - 5:55 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 21 (IANS) Space shuttle Atlantis Thursday landed at the Kennedy Space Centre in Florida, bringing to a close the US's 30-year orbiter programme.The spacecraft touched down at 0956 ... Read more...

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Russia not to exploit space shuttle monopoly

July 19th, 2011 - 11:00 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 19 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia will not take advantage of its temporary monopoly on flying astronauts to the International Space Station (ISS), the country's space agency has said.Russia has ... Read more...

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NASA sets farewell shuttle launch July 8

June 29th, 2011 - 10:12 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 29 (IANS/RIA Novosti) NASA officials voted unanimously to set space shuttle Atlantis' launch date as July 8 after a day-long flight readiness review at the Kennedy space centre ... Read more...

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Space Shuttle “Discovery” Sets For Internatonal Space Station

August 29th, 2009 - 6:22 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Space shuttle "Discovery" (STS 128 Mission) took off on its 13-day mission to International Space Station on Friday night reportedly.It carried a 7 member team who were anticipating to leave ... Read more...

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