Russia's new spaceship will fly to you the moon, let you swing among the stars

Russia's new spaceship will fly to you the moon, let you swing among the stars

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New Russia's protracted attempts at replacing the aging space warhorse that is Soyuz may finally bear fruit. RSC Energia has announced that it has finished the design of a prototype spacecraft under the country's Prospective Piloted Transport System -- the equivalent of the Orion program. The as-yet unnamed craft is...
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