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Space Station's Orbit Raised

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#1    Waspie_Dwarf

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Posted 14 December 2013 - 05:02 AM

Russia, Belarus Sign Glonass Cooperation Agreement


RIA Novosti said:

MOSCOW, December 14 (RIA Novosti) – The orbit of the International Space Station was raised on Friday to ensure safe docking of a Russian spacecraft early next year, said a spokesman for Russia’s mission control.

Corrections to the space station’s orbit are periodically conducted to compensate for Earth’s gravity and to ensure successful dockings.

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