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Russia’s ISS crew members complete spacewalk (Lead)


August 21st, 2012 - 7:08 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 21 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian cosmonauts Gennady Padalka and Yury Malenchenko completed a six-hour spacewalk having carried out all planned maintenance tasks on the International Space Station (ISS).The cosmonauts ... Read more...

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New space station crew in orbit


May 15th, 2012 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
Baikonur (Kazakhstan), May 15 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Two Russian cosmonauts and a NASA astronaut, launched aboard the Soyuz TMA-04M spacecraft from the Baikonur Space Center in Kazakhstan Tuesday, have begun a ... Read more...

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Space station crew lands in Kazakhstan


April 27th, 2012 - 11:55 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 27 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A Soyuz re-entry capsule with three crew members of the International Space Station (ISS) landed safely in Kazakhstan Friday, the Russian mission control centre said.The ... Read more...

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Two astronauts celebrate birthday on board space station


April 15th, 2010 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 15 (IANS/RIA Novosti) For the first time in the history of space exploration, two astronauts will celebrate their birthdays on board the International Space Station (ISS) Thursday. Russian cosmonaut Mikhail Korniyenko ... Read more...

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Russian rocket takes off for International Space Station


April 2nd, 2010 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 2 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A Russian rocket carrying two cosmonauts and a US astronaut took off on a six-month mission to the International Space Station (ISS) from the Baikonur space centre ... Read more...

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Russia’s carrier rocket blasts off with sixth space tourist


October 12th, 2008 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
Baikonur, Oct 12 (RIA Novosti) A Soyuz-FG carrier rocket lifted off Sunday from the Baikonur space centre in Kazakhstan with a crew of three, one of them the sixth space tourist, to ... Read more...

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