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Preparations were underway at the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan early Wednesday morning as a trio of crew members were set to begin a five-month mission onboard the International Space Station.
Interfax reported that Russia's space agency had delayed the launch of a European satellite after a rocket crashed off the coast of Hawaii last weekend.
Officials said that three Russian navigation satellites crashed into the Pacific Ocean off of Hawaii on Sunday after the rocket that was carrying them failed to reach orbit.
A Soyuz spacecraft carrying a Russian cosmonaut and a pair of American astronauts safely touched down near the town of Arkalyk, Kazakhstan late Thursday evening.
The Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos) said that they have successfully launched a US satellite carrying the biggest commercial antenna reflector ever put in space.
Officials with the Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos) ordered the International Space Station (ISS) to change course in order to avoid a collision with floating space debris.
Russia marked the 50th anniversary of the worst space catastrophe in history on Sunday, remembering the day when 126 people were burned alive when a prototype rocket exploded on the launch pad before a scheduled launch.
The International Space Station Multilateral Coordination Board (MCB) has approved a docking system standard.
A Russian Soyuz space capsule arrived at the International Space Station on Saturday carrying two Russian cosmonauts and an American astronaut who will oversee the completion of the orbital stationâ€™s construction.
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