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View Full Version : Next Soyuz Crew Will Take 6-Hour Fast-Track to Space Station



Fraser
2013-Mar-06, 06:10 PM
The next Soyuz crew will be the first to try out the new abbreviated four-orbit rendezvous with the International Space Station. This relatively new, modified launch and docking profile for the Russian ships has been tried successfully with three Progress resupply vehicles, and now Roscosmos and NASA have agreed to try it on a human [...]

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