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26 PIGGYBACK SATELLITES READY FOR LAUNCH FROM VOSTOCHNY
21.12.2018
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Smallsats standalone tests began at Vostochny
14.12.2018
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Dmitry Loskutov is appointed Glavkosmos Director General
07.12.2018
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ISS: 20 years – flight parameters nominal!
20.11.2018
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Soyuz in the Guiana Space Center celebrates its 15th anniversary
08.11.2018
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On July 15, 1975 Soyuz-19 spaceship was lifted aboard Soyuz-U launch vehicle. It was the first international space flight with the docking of Apollo, a US spaceship. The famous Soyuz-Apollo docking was a historical event and a symbol of rapprochement between the two superpowers in the period of détente during the long-lasting Cold War.
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Soyuz spaceship was used for the first commercial space flight coordinated by Glavkosmos. In December 1990, a Japanese journalist Toyohiro Akiyama became a member of the crew delivered to MIR space station.
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Soyuz-2.1a became the first rocket launched from the new Russian space center Vostochny. The historical launch was conducted on April 28, 2016.