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April 16, 2014
LAUNCH PAD
Russia will continue rocket engines supplies to US
Moscow (Voice of Russia) Apr 15, 2014
Earlier, the media reported that the US was seeking a license for domestic manufacturing of RD-180 rocket engines. Russia will continue supplying powerful RD-180 rocket engines to the US, the Rocket and Space Corporation Energia president Vitaly Lopota said. "No one has cancelled engines supplies. We are continuing manufacturing in compliance with the effective contracts," TASS reports. Earlier, the media said the US was seeking a license for domestic manufacturing of RD-180 rocket engines. ... read more
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MOON DAILY

Russia plans to get a foothold in the Moon
Russia plans to organize a permanent base on the moon rather than leave it after several successful missions, the Russian deputy defense minister in charge of defense and space industries said. "The ... more
RUSSIAN SPACE

Putin Hopes For Further Cooperation With Committee on Space Research
Russian President Vladimir Putin expressed hope that Russia will continue its cooperation with the Committee on Space Research (COSPAR) during a meeting with the president of the organization on Fri ... more
RUSSIAN SPACE

NASA to go ahead with joint projects with Russia, aside from ISS
Although NASA has suspended cooperation with Russia, it still plans to retain a number of joint projects, including the ISS, the news chief for Media Services in External Relations at NASA, Allard B ... more
ENERGY DAILY


STATION NEWS

No politics in space: ISS example of what Russia, US can achieve working together
The International Space Station is an example of what Russia and the US can accomplish by working together, US astronaut Michael Hopkins told RT, adding that the cooling relations between Moscow and ... more


NUKEWARS

Russia launches its new ICBM from Plesetsk space centre
The Russian Strategic Missile Troops have successfully test fired an RS-24 Yars intercontinental ballistic missile with a multiple re-entry vehicle from the Plesetsk cosmodrome, a Russian Defence Mi ... more
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SUPERPOWERS

Russia should be ready for non-contact war
The future of the Russian armed forces lies in developing high-precision 'smart' weapons and boosting the capacity to conduct no-contact warfare, a Russian deputy prime minister in charge of the def ... more
MISSILE DEFENSE

Russia warns Ukraine against missile technologies proliferation
Russia on Monday drew Kiev's attention over media reports that a Ukrainian military-space enterprise had allegedly been negotiating with third countries on missile technology sale. Referring t ... more
Military Space News, Nuclear Weapons, Missile Defense
Xi urges China to build up joint space and air power

Russia launches its new ICBM from Plesetsk space centre

Raytheon awarded first international contract for Paveway IV

DPRK vows self-defense measures against US hostility

Russia should be ready for non-contact war

China's maritime area being carved up

Fire aboard US missile cruiser, no one hurt

MARSDAILY

Journey to Mars Only Possible With International Cooperation
Dmitry Znamensky - No single country has the resources to carry out an expedition to Mars, but together mankind does have the technological capability required to realize such an endeavor, according ... more
RUSSIAN SPACE

ESA to continue space cooperation with Russia unlike NASA
The European Space Agency (ESA) has no intentions at all of reviewing its space cooperation with Russia, despite the latter's merger with Crimea and NASA's recent announcement of pulling out from jo ... more
MARSDAILY

Russian Astronaut Misurkin Dreams of Going to the Moon, Mars
A Russian astronaut Alexander Misurkin thinks humankind should not stop at the exploration of near-Earth space but rather go further in the universe, the explorer told RIA Novosti Tuesday. "I ... more
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MOON DAILY

Russian Federal Space Agency is elaborating Moon exploration program
The Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos) has created a team of specialists, which will elaborate the Moon program. The scientists plan to launch three spacecraft - two landing and one orbital - ... more
GPS NEWS

Satellite Navigation Failure Confirms Urgent Need for Backup
The world's global positioning industry watched in disbelief on April 2, 2014, as all of the 24 GLONASS satellites that make up Russia's equivalent of the GPS system failed at once. This unprecedent ... more
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GM crops under the microscope at international debate

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Chileans survey damage from massive blaze

Mini-sub to dive again after aborting first MH370 search

ENERGY TECH

The Most Profitable Gas in the World
There is only one certainty in Ukraine: The energy sector must and will be transformed, and how long this takes will depend on who ends up in the driver's seat and how serious they are about becomin ... more
STATION NEWS

Progress Departs, New Cargo Ships Awaiting Launch
A Russian space freighter filled with trash departed the International Space Station on time Monday at 9:58 a.m. EDT. The ISS Progress 54 will orbit Earth 11 days for engineering tests before finall ... more
STATION NEWS

Is "divorce" between Russian and US space agencies possible?
NASA's withdrawal from communication with Russia would cause damage, first of all, to the US itself and its space programs. If someone may probably win anything from this withdrawal, this would be o ... more
STATION NEWS
China's booming military spending belies caution

Tokyo governor to make 'city diplomacy' visit to Beijing

Russia fighter jet buzzed US destroyer: Pentagon


STATION NEWS
India's opposition rules out major change to nuke policy

Russia launches its new ICBM from Plesetsk space centre

DPRK vows self-defense measures against US hostility


STATION NEWS
China launches experimental satellite

Tiangong's New Mission

"Space Odyssey": China's aspiration in future space exploration


STATION NEWS
China officials seek to block corruption protesters: report

Jailed China activist defiant as court rejects appeal

China city officers beat old man to death: report

RUSSIAN SPACE

Ukrainian situation won't change Russian-Kazakh Baiterek project
The Baiterek space project will not undergo adjustments over the Ukrainian situation, the foreign ministers of Russia and Kazakhstan pledged, the Voice of Russia correspondent Kira Kalinina reports. ... more
STATION NEWS

Russia regrets NASA halting cooperation, warns of impact on ISS
Russia has expressed its regrets over NASA's decision to halt cooperation with its Russian counterpart. However, experts agree that the measure will affect NASA and mutual international work, but wi ... more
STATION NEWS

NASA to hurt itself by cutting ties with Russia
NASA posted on its Twitter and Facebook accounts a statement announcing the suspension of cooperation with Russia in a move to side with Washington administration's sanctions against Russia, Itar-Ta ... more
RUSSIAN SPACE

Russian Lawmakers Approve Satellite Navigation Hub in Nicaragua
Russian lawmakers have endorsed draft legislation to allow the country to set up a satellite navigation monitoring system in Nicaragua, a Cabinet committee said Tuesday. "The agreement is aime ... more
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Gulfstream announces 60-plane deal for China

RUSSIAN SPACE

Russian Resupply Vehicle to Blast Off for ISS Voyage

MISSILE DEFENSE

Russia's new S-500 system to destroy any target at any altitude

SOLAR DAILY

Ukraine turmoil clouds PV outlook

LAUNCH PAD

Soyuz ready for Sentinel-1A satellite launch

RUSSIAN SPACE

Russian rocket crashes in Kazakhstan

MARSDAILY

Mars yard ready for Red Planet rover

ENERGY TECH

Why Ukraine's Next President Doesn't Matter

STATION NEWS

Soyuz Docking Delayed Till Thursday as Station Crew Adjusts Schedule

STATION NEWS

Software glitch most probable cause of Soyuz TMA-12 taking two day approach

STATION NEWS

US, Russian astronauts take new trajectory to dock the ISS

Hunt for an unidentified electron object

New ISS Crew Wrapping Up Training for Launch

First GLONASS satellite in 2014 put in orbit

US more dependent on Russia in space, than Russia on US - NASA

Planet Labs Set To Launch Largest Satellite Fleet In History

Russia Looks East as Relations with Europe Deteriorate

US gains additional protection against ballistic missiles

Birth of a New Ukrainian Nation?

US to seek licence for domestic production of Russia's RD-180 rocket engines

Proton-M with two Russian communication satellites on board blasts off from Baikonur

Russian Progress Spacecraft Boosts ISS Orbit

Russia Eyes Crimea's Oil and Gas Reserves

Proton-M carrier rocket with two satellites abroad installed on Baikonur launch pad

Russia flies warplanes to Belarus for joint combat duty

Russia's Roskosmos to study Armenia's space exploration capacity

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Chelyabinsk meteor to help develop nanotechnology

United Rocket and Space Corporation registered in Russia

Russia plans to launch new Glonass satellite on March 24

Budget plan: Pentagon panics over possibly losing tech edge to Russia, China

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