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The crew of emergency "Union" will go to new flight soon - RIA Novosti, 11.10.2018


Astronaut of Roskosmos Alexey Ovchinin and astronaut of NASA Nick Haig. Archival photo
MOSCOW, 11 Oct — RIA Novosti. The crew of abnormally sat down "Union" will go to new flight soon, the executive director of Roskosmos, the astronaut Sergey Krikalev.© RIA Novosti / Alexey Filippov reported to RIA Novosti to Pass into an image bank the Expert called a possible cause of accident of "Union" 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. Astronauts managed to be evacuated in the rescue capsule to Earth. Russian Alexey Ovchinin and American Nick Haig did not suffer. "Will be able to depart, the crew has no damages. And besides, in them it is much enclosed in preparation. It is obvious that not in the following flight, but we will try to make it as soon as possible that it is the most effective to use their skill to use now until it fresh" — the interlocutor of the agency told. Your browser does not support this format of video.

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