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Baiterek Launch Facility Faces More Delays

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#1    Waspie_Dwarf

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Posted 06 February 2014 - 06:01 PM

Kazakhstan, Russia Compromise on New Space Port


RIA Novosti said:

ASTANA, February 6 (RIA Novosti) – Russia is holding up the transfer of a space launch facility currently under construction to Kazakhstan, the head of the Central Asian nation’s space program said Thursday.

Baiterek, which is being built at the Russia-leased Baikonur cosmodrome, is central to Kazakhstan’s ambitions to become a space power, but progession on its completion has been marred by disagreement on how to develop the project.

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