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Soyuz-U successfully sends Progress MS spacecraft en route to ISS

SpaceFlight Insider - ‎Jul 16, 2016‎
A Soyuz-U rocket soared into the sky on Saturday, July 16, carrying the third Progress MS spacecraft loaded with supplies for the International Space Station (ISS).

July 15, 1975: Apollo-Soyuz Test Project launched

Spaceflight Now - ‎Jul 15, 2016‎
American and Soviet crews were launched today in 1975 for the first handshakes in space between the two superpowers as part of the Apollo-Soyuz Test Project. The Soviet Soyuz with cosmonauts Aleksey Leonov and Valeriy Kubasov was launched from the ...
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Seven Soyuz Rockets to Be Constructed for Russian Defense Ministry in 2016

Space Daily - ‎Jul 19, 2016‎
A total of seven Soyuz carrier rockets are scheduled to be constructed for the Russian Defense Ministry by the end of the year, the general director of Russia's Progress State Research and Production Space Centre, Alexander Kirilin, said Friday.
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One of NASA's Biggest Concerns Comes to Light in Cleveland

Inverse - ‎19 hours ago‎
Since the Space Shuttle program was shuttered in 2011, NASA has had to buy seats on Soyuz rockets in order to send its astronauts to the ISS.

France, Europe and Russia - two decades of space launch cooperation

ROOM, Space Journal - ‎Jul 27, 2016‎
Technical dialog between both parties proceeded smoothly from then on: French engineers at les Mureaux (near Paris) working on Ariane launchers and Russian engineers responsible for Soyuz understood each other perfectly, leading to important ...
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Astronauts Lindgren, Kononenko and Yui returned World – Round Rock Technology Time

Daily Star Gazette - ‎17 hours ago‎
oming down in darkness an hour and a half after sunset, dropping through high winds, low clouds and light snow under a large parachute, the Soyuz descent module was not seen before touchdown. Recovery crews reported the spacecraft ended up on its ...

The Orbital Handshake That Changed Space History

Motherboard - ‎Jul 17, 2016‎
One of the most fascinating byproducts of this geopolitical shift was the Apollo-Soyuz Test Project (ASTP), the first collaborative space mission between these two initial space powers, or any nations for that matter.

Two Intelsat satellites prepare for Ariane 5 launch

Broadband TV News - ‎21 hours ago‎
Designated Flight VA232, this upcoming mission to geostationary transfer orbit will mark the sixth liftoff in 2016 by a member of Arianespace's launch vehicle family, which consists of the heavy-lift Ariane 5, medium-size Soyuz and lightweight Vega ...

Twitter Tried to Convince an Astronaut That a NASA Photo Was Fake

Observer - ‎Jul 26, 2016‎
Rick Mastracchio is a NASA veteran who has flown three space shuttle missions (Atlantis, Endeavour and Discovery) and also served as a flight engineer for the Russian Soyuz mission aboard the International Space Station. But apparently on Twitter, that ...

Roscosmos Space Agency disbanded by Putin, Will convert to State Corporation – Pueblo Technology Time

Daily Star Gazette - ‎15 hours ago‎
The Russian Soyuz rocket cannot be reused at all while the Falcon 9 rocket and the Dragon spacecraft can be recovered and reused almost completely.

Craters of the Moon invites everyone to #FindYourPark during the centennial birthday month

Idaho State Journal - ‎12 hours ago‎
Steve has flown two shuttle flights and on the Russian Soyuz rocket. He has accumulated over 195 days in space including 5 spacewalks.
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Hundreds of Albertans sign up as Canadian Space Agency looks for astronauts

Calgary Sun - ‎Jul 25, 2016‎
58662541 Boys watch the Russian Soyuz TMA-15 spacecraft blast off from the Baikonur cosmodrome May 27, 2009. The spacecraft, carrying Belgian Frank de Winne, Canadian Robert Thirsk and Russian Roman Romanenko, blasted off from Kazakhstan on ...
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Cohete portador Soyuz-U con carguero ruso Progress MS-03 despega desde Baikonur

Diario Digital Nuestro País - ‎Jul 16, 2016‎
Moscú, 17 jul (Sputnik). – El cohete portador Soyuz-U con el carguero ruso Progress MS-03 a bordo despegó este domingo desde el cosmódromo de Baikonur en Kazajistán rumbo a la Estación Espacial Internacional, informó a RIA Novosti un portavoz de la ...

Re supplying of International Space Station is under risk – Port St. Lucie Tech Time

Daily Star Gazette - ‎17 hours ago‎
Strapped into their Russian Soyuz TMA-17M capsule, Lindgren, Russian cosmonaut Oleg Kononenko and Japanese astronaut Kimiya Yui are expected to touch down in Kazahstan at 8:10 a.m.

Prince Charles questions astronaut Tim Peake about his return to Earth

Daily Mail - ‎Jul 26, 2016‎
The former test pilot told Charles his Soyuz capsule experienced extreme temperatures on re-entry and landed in Kazakhstan with the force of a small car crash.

Юные экологи Союзного государства соберутся в Калининградской области

Информационно-аналитический портал Союзного государства - ‎Jul 18, 2016‎ Участие в белорусском слете не менее важно для ребят. Они также выполняют конкурсные задания, защищают свои проекты и организуют полевые лаборатории. А еще у них есть уникальная возможность пообщаться с нашими ...

Книга «Герб.Гимн.Флаг» расскажет детям о национальных символах Беларуси и России (фото)

Информационно-аналитический портал Союзного государства - ‎Jul 22, 2016‎
Директор и главный редактор издательства Ольга Ванина рассказал корреспонденту портала о проекте и сотрудничестве с российскими коллегами. – Как появилась идея создания книги для дошкольников на такую серьезную ...
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SBG Securities Upgrades Philip Morris International to Hold

Trade Calls - ‎11 hours ago‎
Its local cigarette brands consist of Sampoerna Dji Sam Soe and U Mild in Indonesia; Fortune Champion and Hope in the Philippines; Diana in Italy; Optima and Apollo-Soyuz in Russia; Morven Gold in Pakistan; Boston in Colombia; Belmont Canadian ...

Arianespace aiming to compete via efficiency before reusability - ‎Jul 25, 2016‎
The company conducted 12 missions in 2015, with six launches of its Ariane 5, along with three launches of its Soyuz launcher and another three involving the Vega rocket.
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Prince Charles asks astronaut Tim Peake: 'Are you sure you're in one piece?' - ‎Jul 26, 2016‎
... space mission, which came to an end in June. "Are you sure you're in one piece?" Charles asked Major Peake, who revealed that his Soyuz capsule experienced extreme temperatures on its return to Earth and landed with the force of a small car crash.