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Proton-M Crash: 3 Senior Managers Fired

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Posted 26 August 2013 - 10:04 PM

3 Senior Managers Fired Over Proton-M Crash


RIA Novosti said:

MOSCOW, August 23 (RIA Novosti) – Three senior managers at Russia’s Khrunichev space company were dismissed over a Proton-M space rocket’s crash last month, Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin said Friday.

The Khrunichev-made rocket, carrying three satellites for the Glonass positioning system, Russia’s rival to the United States’ GPS, fell to the ground in flames shortly after blastoff on July 2.

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