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The crew of "Union" itself made the decision on office of the capsule, declared in Astana - RIA Novosti, 11.10.2018


The Soyuz launch vehicle with the piloted ship the Union of MS-10 after start from Baikonur Cosmodrome
ALMA-ATA, 11 Oct — RIA Novosti. The crew of the "Union" which was unsuccessfully starting on Thursday from Baikonur independently made the decision on separation of the capsule from a rocket, the Chairman of the Committee on emergency of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Kazakhstan Vladimir Becker.© RIA Novosti / Alexey Filippov said to Pass into an image bank Sources called a preliminary cause of accident at start of "Union" "According to preliminary data, on the 12th second of flight after office of the first step there was an emergency situation by results of which the crew made the decision on office of the capsule with astronauts from the spaceship and therefore there was a landing of the capsule near the city of Zhezkazgan" — he told at a briefing in Astana. During start of the carrier rocket "Union-FG" to the Union of MS-10 ship with new crew of the ISS on Thursday there was "a failure of the carrier". Onboard "the Union of MS-10" there were members of a mission of the ISS-57/58 the Russian astronaut Alexey Ovchinin and the American astronaut Nick Haig. The head of Roskosmos state corporation Dmitry Rogozin reported that the crew of "Union" landed, all are alive. Your browser does not support this format of video.

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