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Russian Soyuz spacecraft docks with International Space Station

Russian Soyuz spacecraft docks with International Space Station

A Russian spacecraft carrying three astronauts successfully docked with the International Space Station (ISS) Friday morning after a two-day flight.

Sep 04, 2015, 17:45 PM IST
Russian spacecraft avoids collision with Japanese rocket fragment

Russian spacecraft avoids collision with Japanese rocket fragment

A Russian spacecraft on Thursday avoided collision with a Japanese rocket fragment during its flight to the International Space Station (ISS).

Sep 03, 2015, 22:30 PM IST
Russia successful in second attempt to start Progress spacecraft

Russia successful in second attempt to start Progress spacecraft

Russia`s space agency said Monday it had managed to restart the engines of the Progress spacecraft and correct the orbit of the International Space Station (ISS) after a failed first attempt.

May 18, 2015, 08:33 AM IST
Lost Russian spacecraft may crash into Earth next week

Lost Russian spacecraft may crash into Earth next week

An unmanned Russian spacecraft ferrying supplies to the International Space Station (ISS) has gone out of control and will crash into the Earth's atmosphere in about a week.

Apr 30, 2015, 09:49 AM IST
'Out of control' unmanned Russian spacecraft plunging to Earth!

'Out of control' unmanned Russian spacecraft plunging to Earth!

An unmanned Russian spacecraft loaded with cargo for the International Space Sation has gone out of control and is probably going to crash into the earth's atmosphere soon, said media reports and NASA on Wednesday.

Apr 29, 2015, 16:20 PM IST

Snag delays arrival of crew at space station

An engine snag has delayed the arrival of a Russian spacecraft carrying three astronauts to the International Space Station until tomorrow.

Apr 26, 2014, 10:20 AM IST

Olympic torch to go on spacewalk for first time as part of Sochi 2014 relay

The Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics torch will be sent to the International Space Station on board a Russian spacecraft this week.

Nov 06, 2013, 13:34 PM IST

New Russian spacecraft reusable for up to five flights

Russia`s new reusable spacecraft being developed by the Energia Rocket and Space Corporation will be able to make up to five space flights, the rocket maker said.

May 24, 2013, 09:54 AM IST

Russian space freighter docks with ISS

Russia`s Progress M-18M cargo spacecraft, launched Monday, performed an automated docking with the International Space Station (ISS) early Tuesday.

Feb 12, 2013, 09:26 AM IST

China`s 1st interplanetary probe hits mars mission

Loss of China’s first interplanetary probe, attached to an ill-fated Russian spacecraft, has cost scientists the chance to conduct breakthrough research on Mars.

Jan 20, 2012, 10:56 AM IST

Russian spacecraft to crash to Earth Jan 15

A Russian spacecraft designed to burnish the nation`s faded space glory in a mission to one of Mars` moons has turned into one of the heaviest, most toxic pieces of space junk ever.

Jan 13, 2012, 08:27 AM IST

Russia says spacecraft may crash into Indian Ocean

Russia`s space agency predicts that the fragments of a failed Russian space probe`s could fall into the Indian Ocean, far away from any populated areas.

Jan 12, 2012, 08:59 AM IST

Russian spacecraft Soyuz docks with ISS

Russian spacecraft, Soyuz TMA-22 docked Wednesday at 09:24 Moscow time (0524 GMT) at the ISS.

Nov 16, 2011, 14:02 PM IST

`Most dangerous spacecraft to hit Earth soon`

The spacecraft weighs 14.6 tons, and most of that weight is a highly toxic mix of nitrogen teroxide and hydrazine fuel.

Nov 13, 2011, 17:09 PM IST

Russian cargo flight to space station crashes

A Russian spacecraft supplying six astronauts aboard ISS failed to reach orbit and burned up in the atmosphere.

Aug 24, 2011, 21:24 PM IST

Russian spacecraft blasts off for space station

A Russian Soyuz craft lit up the starry skies of the southern Kazakh steppe early Wednesday.

Jun 10, 2011, 12:17 PM IST

Russian spacecraft docks with ISS

A Soyuz capsule carrying two Russians and an American on Thursday successfully docked with the ISS.

Apr 07, 2011, 09:26 AM IST