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MINSK. Sept 23 (Interfax) - Belarus plans to launch a satellite in 2009, Mikhail Myasnikovich, the chairman of the National Academy of Sciences Presidium, told the presidium on Tuesday.
Text of report in English by Russian state news agency ITAR-TASS Minsk, 23 September: Belarus plans to launch its satellite in 2009, the Council of Ministers' presidium said at its meeting on Tuesday [23 September] that focused on the country's space programme for 2008-12.
MINSK. June 19 (Interfax) - The implementation of Belarusian space projects should continue, President Alexander Lukashenko said.
Text of report in English by corporate-owned Russian military news agency Interfax-AVN website Minsk, 19 June: The implementation of Belarusian space projects should continue, President Alyaksandr Lukashenka said.
MOSCOW (Reuters) - A Russian Dnepr rocket carrying satellites crashed shortly after take-off late on Wednesday from the Kazakh launch pad of Baikonur, Russian media reported.
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