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Russian rocket with US grandpa astronaut on board lifts off for ISS

A Russian rocket lifted off from the Baikonur space base, carrying three crew to the International Space Station, including a US grandfather who is poised to enter the record books.

Mar 19, 2016, 07:52 AM IST
Russian rocket carrying Mexican satellite crashes

Russian rocket carrying Mexican satellite crashes

A Russian rocket carrying a Mexican satellite crashed soon after launch on Saturday.

May 16, 2015, 16:32 PM IST

Russian rocket crashes in Kazakhstan

A Proton-M rocket crashed one minute after blasting off from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan.

Jul 02, 2013, 13:27 PM IST

Ecuadorian satellite escapes collision with Russian rocket

Ecuador`s first satellite avoided a direct collision with the remains of a Russian rocket, but whether the device is still operating remains unclear, the head of the country`s EXA space agency told EFE.

May 24, 2013, 10:22 AM IST

Russian rocket wreckage threatens Ecuador satellite

The Ecuadorian Civil Space Agency issued an alert Wednesday about a possible collision of its Pegaso satellite, launched last month, with the wreckage of a Russian rocket.

May 23, 2013, 11:51 AM IST

France launches spy satellites aboard Russian rocket

The second Russian-built Soyuz rocket launched from French Guiana blasted off on Friday carrying six military spy satellites, space officials said.

Dec 17, 2011, 11:18 AM IST

TV signals caused Russian rocket to miss ISS: NASA

Television signals caused a Russian cargo rocket to miss its rendezvous with the ISS, NASA said.

Jul 04, 2010, 10:13 AM IST