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Private spacecraft to make second supply run to ISS


August 24th, 2012 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 24 (IANS/RIA Novosti) US private company SpaceX will launch its Dragon space freighter on a next resupply mission to the International Space Station (ISS) in October.It will be ... Read more...

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Russia launches space freighter to ISS


January 26th, 2012 - 10:59 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 26 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A Russian Soyuz-U rocket carrying the Progress M-14M cargo spacecraft was launched just after midnight Wednesday for the International Space Station (ISS) now in orbit.The ... Read more...

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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 cargo spacecraft docks with ISS


November 2nd, 2011 - 10:38 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Nov 2 (IANS) Russian cargo spacecraft Progress M-13M docked Wednesday with the International Space Station (ISS) after three days of flight, the Russian Mission Control Centre said.The Progress M-13M ... Read more...

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Russia launches space freighter


October 31st, 2011 - 3:23 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Oct 31 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia Sunday launched a spacecraft carrying supplies to the International Space Station (ISS), the Roscosmos space agency said.The Soyuz-U carrier rocket with Progress M-13M spacecraft ... Read more...

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Russian space freighter undocks from ISS


October 30th, 2011 - 3:10 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Oct 30 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia's unmanned Progress M-10M spacecraft undocked from the International Space Station (ISS) Saturday for its return to Earth.The freighter detached from the platform at 09:04 ... Read more...

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ISS orbit readjusted by 3 km


October 20th, 2011 - 4:52 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Oct 20 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The orbit of the International Space Station (ISS) has been raised by 3.1 km, a spokesman for Russia's Mission Control said.The maneuver was carried out ... Read more...

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Russian space freighter destroyed in atmosphere


August 30th, 2011 - 3:04 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 30 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Large pieces of the Russian Progress M-12M space freighter have not been found after it crashed in Siberia because the spaceship most likely burned up ... Read more...

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Kazakhstan not to ban Russian rockets from Baikonur


August 28th, 2011 - 9:38 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 28 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Kazakhstan has no plans to ban launches of Russian rockets from its space centre in Baikonur after an accident with Progress M-12M space freighter, the ... Read more...

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Russia, US to cooperate on ISS operations


August 25th, 2011 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 25 (IANS) Russian space agency Roscosmos and America's NASA are working to maintain International Space Station (ISS) operations after a Russian cargo spaceship crashed, Roscosmos said Thursday.The two ... Read more...

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Russia may suspend space deliveries


August 25th, 2011 - 4:03 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 25 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia may fail to fulfill its obligations in delivering crews to the International Space Station after Wednesday's accident with Russia's Progress M-12M space freighter, a ... Read more...

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Russian space freighter fails to reach orbit


August 24th, 2011 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 24 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian space agency Roscosmos said the Progress M-12M space freighter failed to reach its designated orbit Wednesday due to a rocket engine failure.A source in ... Read more...

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Russia plans three space launches in August


July 30th, 2011 - 2:14 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 30 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian space agency Roscosmos said Friday it plans to launch two satellites and a space freighter in August.The Express-AM4 satellite will be launched Aug 18 ... Read more...

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Russia’s space freighter readjusts ISS orbit


July 2nd, 2011 - 6:56 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 2 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia's Progress M-11M space freighter Friday readjusted the orbit of the International Space Station by 3.5 km, an official said."The adjustment was conducted by docking ... Read more...

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NASA delays flight of Endeavor to avoid space jam


April 5th, 2011 - 9:35 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 5 (IANS) NASA has postponed the launch of its Endeavor space shuttle by 10 days after a scheduling conflict with Russia's Progress space freighter.NASA announced the postponement Monday ... Read more...

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Russian spaceship docks with ISS


July 5th, 2010 - 12:33 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 4 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian cargo spaceship Progress M-06M successfully docked with the International Space Station (ISS) Sunday, two days after missing its first attempt, the mission control said. The space freighter ... Read more...

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Russian spaceship ready to dock with ISS again (Lead)


July 3rd, 2010 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 3 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian cargo spaceship Progress M-06M which failed to dock with the International Space Station (ISS) Friday is ready for yet another attempt Sunday. The orbit of the spaceship ... Read more...

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Russian space freighter undocked from ISS


May 11th, 2010 - 8:39 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 11 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian space freighter has undocked from the International Space Station Monday to embark on a two-month flight to carry out a geophysical experiment. The Progress M-04M space freighter ... Read more...

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Russian space freighter docks with ISS


May 2nd, 2010 - 2:36 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 2 (IANS) A Russian space cargo ship docked with the International Space Station (ISS) Saturday, delivering 2.5 tonnes of supplies to the station, an official said. The Progress M-05M freighter docked ... Read more...

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Russia sends candy, books to space station


April 29th, 2010 - 12:13 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 29 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia has launched a cargo module to the International Space Station (ISS) to deliver over 2.5 tonnes of supplies, including chocolates and books for researchers at the ... Read more...

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Russia sends cargo spaceship to ISS


February 3rd, 2010 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 3 (RIA Novosti) Russia Wednesday launched a Progress cargo spaceship on a re-supply mission to the International Space Station (ISS), an official said. A Soyuz-U carrier rocket carrying the Progress M-04M ... Read more...

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Russian space freighter to be ‘buried’ in Pacific


September 27th, 2009 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 27 (RIA Novosti) Russia's last space freighter with an analogue control system will reenter the Earth's atmosphere Sunday before plunging into a "spaceship cemetery" in the southern Pacific, the Russian ... Read more...

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Russian Soyuz blasts off for ISS


May 27th, 2009 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 27 (RIA Novosti) A Russian Soyuz TMA-15 spacecraft carrying three astronauts to the International Space Station (ISS) was launched Wednesday from the Baikonur space center in Kazakhstan, the mission control ... Read more...

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Russia’s Progress cargo spacecraft ‘buried’ in Pacific


December 7th, 2008 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Dec 7 (RIA Novosti) The Progress M-65 cargo spacecraft, which undocked from the International Space Station (ISS) Sep 17 and served as a temporary space laboratory, has been "buried" in the ... Read more...

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Progress cargo spacecraft docks with ISS


September 18th, 2008 - 5:19 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 18 (RIA Novosti) A Progress space freighter has successfully docked with the International Space Station (ISS) four days behind schedule because of the evacuation of Nasa's space centre in Houston ... Read more...

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Russian Soyuz spacecraft docks with ISS


April 10th, 2008 - 11:20 pm ICT by admin
RIA Novosti Moscow, April 10 (RIA Novosti) The Russian Soyuz-FG carrier spacecraft carrying two Russian crewmembers and the first South Korean astronaut has successfully docked with the International Space Station (ISS), Russia's Mission ... Read more...

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Russian Soyuz rocket blasts off to ISS


April 8th, 2008 - 7:30 pm ICT by admin
RIA Novosti Moscow, April 8 (RIA Novosti) A Russian Soyuz-FG carrier rocket lifted off from the Baikonur space centre in Kazakhstan Tuesday carrying South Korea's first astronaut, on the 17th expedition to the ... Read more...

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