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Cargo Rocket Crashes Shortly After Launch
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Cargo Rocket Crashes Shortly After Launch
On August 24th 2011 a Russian Progress-44 rocket failed to reach the International Space Station, after smashing into Russia's Altai region.


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Posted by D_Nov on August 24, 2011
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Posted by Tibor on August 24, 2011 at 10:36 pm
Unfortunate incident. This is the first time in ten years a Russian rocket has failed since they began sending spacecrafts to the ISS.
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