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Russia to Develop New Spaceport, Angara Rocket

Russian space officials have outlined an ambitious plan to increase its space autonomy by building a new spaceport in the Far East and accelerating development of a new family of rockets. On Friday, Russian President Vladimir Putin called for speeding up the construction of the Vostochny Cosmodrome in the country’s Amur region near China, the Associated Press reports. The new facility would be ready for rocket launches by 2015; it […]

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  • April 12, 2008