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Proton Rocket Launches to Restart Next Month

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Posted 06 August 2013 - 02:29 PM

Proton Rocket Launches to Restart Next Month – Official


RIA Novosti said:

MOSCOW, August 4 (RIA Novosti) – Launches of Russia’s Proton rockets will restart in September, ending a suspension imposed after an accident last month, the head of Russia’s Federal Space Agency said Monday.

As many as five Proton launches could take place before 2014, Vladimir Popovkin, head of the Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos) told reporters. “One launch every three weeks means that before the end of the year we will try and carry out between four and five Proton launches,” he said.

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