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Showing posts with label Soyuz rocket. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Soyuz rocket. Show all posts

Tuesday, June 9, 2020

Putin's space chief slams 'mockery' after SpaceX launch, reminds U.S. it relied on Russian rockets for years


Putin's space chief slams 'mockery' after SpaceX launch, reminds U.S. it relied on Russian rockets for years


Article Excerpt: "...MOSCOW — Americans should show more respect for Russia’s space program after relying on it for nine years as the only way to send U.S. astronauts into orbit, the head of Russia’s space agency said. The United States launched the first astronauts from U.S. soil since 2011 last month in a rocket built by SpaceX, the company of billionaire ..."


Reference: theprovince.com

Sunday, March 22, 2020

OneWeb launches 34 satellites from Kazakhstan


OneWeb launches 34 satellites from Kazakhstan


Article Excerpt: "... OneWeb previously launched 40 satellites from space centers in Kazakhstan and South America. Saturday's launch came from Russia's Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on a Soyuz rocket purchased through French space firm Arianespace..."


Reference: www.upi.com