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Russian Rocket

Destructive Rocket Crash Possibly Caused By Human Error

Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.10.2013 | Science

The crash that destroyed a Russian rocket carrying £131.4 million of satellites may have been caused by sensors being installed upside down. The u...

WATCH: Huge Rocket Fail

weather.com | Posted 07.08.2013 | World

Russian rocket carrying three navigation satellites exploded shortly after it blasted off from Kazakhstan Tuesday. The Proton-M booster suffered an em...

WATCH: Russian Rocket Crashes In Kazakhstan

Reuters | Posted 08.31.2013 | Science

By Dmitry Solovyov ALMATY, Kazakhstan (Reuters) - A Russian rocket carrying three navigation satellites worth around $200 million crash...

Failed Rocket Reportedly Falls Into Sea

Reuters | Posted 04.03.2013 | Science

MOSCOW (Reuters) - A rocket carrying a communications satellite suffered engine trouble and plunged into the Pacific Ocean shortly after launch on Fri...

Rocket Suffers Major Launch Failure

Posted 12.09.2012 | Science

By: Space News Staff Published: 12/09/2012 08:35 AM EST on SPACE.com PARIS—The Breeze-M upper stage of Russia’s Proton heavy-lift rocket on ...

Shattered Rocket Creates Huge Cloud Of Space Junk

Posted 10.24.2012 | Science

By: Mike Wall Published: 10/24/2012 05:55 PM EDT on SPACE.com Part of a failed Russian rocket broke apart in Earth orbit last week, creating hun...

Richard Garriott, Millionaire American Space Tourist, Blasts Off For International Space Station

AP | PETER LEONARD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

BAIKONUR, Kazakhstan — An American computer game designer reached space Sunday, fulfilling a long-deferred childhood dream that began with the f...