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View Full Version : 2nd Launch Disaster in 3 Weeks Strikes Russia, Destroying Proton Rocket and Mexican C



Fraser
2015-May-16, 04:50 PM
For the second time in less than three weeks, a major disaster struck the Russian space program when the launch of a Proton-M rocket ended in catastrophic failure about eight minutes after today’s (May 16) liftoff from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, resulting in the complete destruction of the Mexican communications satellite payload. The Proton-M […]

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