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Archive for March 7th, 2019

Khrunichev, Roskosmos to boost Proton-M reliability and efficiency

March 7th, 2019 by

Russia’s Khrunichev State Space Research Center is developing a programme jointly with the State Space Corporation Roskosmos to boost the reliability and efficiency of Proton-M rockets and Briz-M upper stages in the next three years, the Khrunichev said on its website.

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Hubble’s Advanced Camera for Surveys resumes operations

March 7th, 2019 by

NASA has recovered the Hubble Space Telescope’s Advanced Camera for Surveys instrument, which suspended operations on 29 February (UTC). The final tests were conducted and the instrument was brought back to its operational mode on 6 March.

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