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Archive for March 25th, 2015

Latest GPS IIF satellite in orbit

March 25th, 2015 by

Rocket: Delta IV Medium-plus (4,2); Payload: GPS IIF-9; Date: 25 March 2015, 1836 UTC; Launch site: Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, USA. The navigation satellite was successfully deployed at 2155 UTC.

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India’s Mars mission extended by six months

March 25th, 2015 by

India’s Mars mission has completed six months in space and all scientific instruments are in good working condition.

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Andrey Kalinovsky to head Khrunichev Space Center

March 25th, 2015 by

On 24 March 2015, Roskosmos held a competition to fill the vacancy of General Director (CEO) at Khrunichev Space Center (KhSC), resulting in the selection of Andrey Kalinovsky who had been KhSC Acting General Director since August 2014.

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