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Russian official: Country lacks a “clear and understandable” space strategy

Russian official: Country lacks a “clear and understandable” space strategy

5 days ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge / Roscosmos head Dmitry Rogozin visits the construction site for the launch pad for the rocket boosters of the Angara family, at the Vostochny Cosmodrome. (credit...
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Russia drags NASA: Enjoy your expensive SpaceX capsule, our Soyuz is the cheap Kalashnikov of rockets

24 days ago   |   The Register   |   2 articles

Looks like the space race between Washington DC and Moscow is back on The big cheese at Roscosmos has claimed a launch to the International Space Station using good ol'...
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Russia's space leader seems pretty bitter about SpaceX's success

Russia's space leader seems pretty bitter about SpaceX's success

25 days ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge / Roscosmos head Dmitry Rogozin visits the control center for a launch pad for the Soyuz-2 carrier rockets at the Vostochny Cosmodrome. (credit: Yegor AleyevTASS via...
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A first: Commercial rocket takes humans into space

1 month ago   |   Science News for Students

A first: Commercial rocket takes humans into space : On May 30, a commercial rocket for the first time ferried astronauts into Earth orbit. SpaceX's Crew Dragon spacecraft took...
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Two weeks before the first US commercial crew launch, NASA spanks more cash on an autumn Soyuz seat

1 month ago   |   The Register

Ensuring the US lights keep burning aboard the ISS... just in case Great news, everyone : NASA is hedging its bets on Commercial Crew and SpaceX by spanking a few more million...
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NASA adding new television views for SpaceX crew launch

NASA adding new television views for SpaceX crew launch

1 month ago   |   Spaceflight Now

The convoy carrying astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken is seen in the background behind SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket on pad 39A during a dress rehearsal Saturday, May 23...
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Why SpaceX's launch for NASA is such a big deal for Elon Musk's rocket company and the US as a whole

Why SpaceX's launch for NASA is such a big deal for Elon Musk's rocket company and the US as a whole

1 month ago   |   Business Insider   |   6 articles

SpaceX is set to launch NASA astronauts to the International Space Station for the first time on Wednesday afternoon. It will be the first time an American-made spacecraft has...
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'We'll let you know how it works out': SpaceX's Crew Dragon spaceship toilet is a secret that apparently no one can or wants to talk about

'We'll let you know how it works out': SpaceX's Crew Dragon spaceship toilet is a secret that apparently no one can or wants to talk about

1 month ago   |   Business Insider

NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley are scheduled to become the first people to rocket into space from US soil since the shuttle program ended in 2011. Behnken and...
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SpaceX is set to launch astronauts on Wednesday. Here's how Elon Musk's company became NASA's best shot at resurrecting American spaceflight

SpaceX is set to launch astronauts on Wednesday. Here's how Elon Musk's company became NASA's best shot at resurrecting American spaceflight

1 month ago   |   Business Insider   |   9 articles

SpaceX is set to launch two NASA astronauts to the International Space Station on Wednesday. If successful, it will be the first crewed US spacecraft launch since the end of...
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NASA: 'Embarrassing' reliance on Russia ends today with SpaceX Dragon launch - expert

NASA: 'Embarrassing' reliance on Russia ends today with SpaceX Dragon launch - expert

1 month ago   |   Daily Express

NASA'S reliance on the Russian space programme and Soyuz rocket will come to an end after today's launch of SpaceX's Crew Dragon, a former space agency chief has announced.
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