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On Baikonur began check because of accident of "Union" - RIA Novosti, 12.10.2018


Start of the Soyuz launch vehicle with the piloted ship the Union of MS-10
ALMA-ATA, 12 Oct – RIA Novosti. The prosecutor's office of a complex Baikonur began check in connection with accident during start of the transport piloted Union of MS-10 ship, it is told on the website of the department. © RIA Novosti / Alexey Filippov to Pass into an image bank In Roskosmos did not exclude that the ISS can be left without crew "Due to the accident during start of the transport piloted Union of MS-10 ship from the Baikonur spaceport prosecutor's office of the Baikonur complex check of performance of the federal legislation is organized" — it is said in the statement. In it it is noted that during check an assessment will be given to actions of the officials responsible for preparation of the launch vehicle and the organization of its start. "By results of check the issue of taking measures of public prosecutor's reaction will be resolved" — consists in the message. On Thursday there was an accident, the first in the history of modern Russia, in the piloted astronautics. The carrier rocket "Union-FG" could not bring the Union of MS-10 spaceship with new crew of the ISS to an orbit, but astronauts managed to be evacuated in the rescue capsule to Earth. Russian Alexey Ovchinin and American Nick Haig did not suffer. © RIA Novosti / Alexey Filippov to Pass into an image bank Rogozin told when the crew of "the Union of MS-10" goes to Mksavariya again, perhaps, occurred because one of four blocks of the first step of the carrier rocket did not separate in the set time and when it occurred, struck the central block. Failure of the pyro of system of cultivation of steps could become the reason of it, told sources of RIA Novosti. The situation is investigated by the special commission of Roskosmos. Before clarification of the reasons of state of emergency it is decided to suspend all piloted start-up to the International Space Station which are now carried out only from Baikonur Cosmodrome and only on Russian "Unions". The Deputy Prime Minister Yury Borisov hoped that NASA "with understanding will treat this situation". Your browser does not support this format of video.

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