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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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ISS to be de-orbited, sunk in Pacific after 2020


July 27th, 2011 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 27 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Built with great difficulty and labour, the International Space Station (ISS) will be de-orbited and sunk in the Pacific Ocean after 2020 like its Russian ... Read more...

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Sonic Boom Rocks Florida


February 22nd, 2010 - 8:03 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Feb 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Sonic Booms have been creating quite a stir be it in the world of games, videos or in the state of Florida. The whole evening of ... Read more...

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Space Shuttle Endeavor Lands Safe And Sound


February 22nd, 2010 - 8:03 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Feb 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Sunday, the space shuttle Endeavor made its come back to Earth after a two-week long mission. The six astronauts on-board came back home dazed but ... Read more...

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Spacewalkers outfit new space station room


February 14th, 2010 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 14 (DPA) Two astronauts conducted a spacewalk outside the International Space Station Sunday to outfit the orbiting laboratory's newest room, NASA said. Nicholas Patrick and Bob Behnken, crew members of the ... Read more...

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Endeavour hit by part of fuel tank insulation (Lead)


July 16th, 2009 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 16 (DPA) Several pieces of insulation broke free from the space shuttle Endeavour's external fuel tank when it took off and at least one piece hit the orbiter, The New ... Read more...

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Russian space agency plans to build new space station


February 3rd, 2009 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 3 (Xinhua) The Russian Space Agency Roscosmos is considering a plan to build a new space station as the current one approaches its retirement, officials said.The new orbital station will ... Read more...

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