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Space designer Anatoly Kiselev in a new postal stationery.

On 27 April 2018, the Russian Federal Communications Agency issued the postal stationery (a post card) devoted to Anatoly KISELEV, the former General Director of the Khrunichev Research and Production Space Center (1993 to 2001). It was under his immediate leadership that the “Zarya” and the “Zvezda”, the first components of the International Space Station, were developed, designed and built. During his directorship, the “Proton-M” heavy rocket-carrier and the “Rockot” light-lift launcher were tested. For merits in the development and testing of the reusable "Energia-Buran" rocket-space system by the Decree of the President of the USSR of December 30, 1990, Anatoly Kiselev was awarded the title of Hero of Socialist Labor (one of the highest title in the USSR). The post card is cancelled with the appropriate special official post mark devoted to th ... Read more »

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2018 Cosmonautic Day postal stationery.

In April 2018 Russian Ministry of Communications issued the postal stationery (envelope) devoted to the Cosmonautic Day. The cover is cancelled with the "Space Glory of Russia” official post mark with the date setting mechanism in Moscow on April 12, 2018. Total edition is 1 500 000 envelops. The size of the envelope is 110 mm х 220 mm.

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China launched 5 satellites.

On April 26, 2018, at 04:42 the “Long March –11” (“Changzheng-11”) rocket-carrier was launched from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in Jiuquan, Gansu Province, the northwest of China. The rocket orbited the five small satellites as a part of a larger Earth-imaging fleet under development by Zhuhai Orbita Aerospace Science and Technology Co. based in southern China’s Guangdong province. Known as the “Zhuhai-1” constellation, the commercial remote sensing satelliyes will survey natural resources, cities, crops and forests, and other environmental features.

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“Progress MS-07” mission completed.

On March 28, 2018 at 13:50 UTC the “Progress MS-07” unmanned supply spacecraft was undocked from the International Space Station. After undocking, the spacecraft continued its orbital flight autonomously, during which scientific and applied research and experiments were conducted.

On April 26, 2018 at 03:08 UTC the “Progress MS-07” unmanned supply spacecraft was deorbited. Non-burnt fragments of the spacecraft drowned in the remote area of the Pacific at 04:51 UTC.

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Russia orbited European environmental satellite.

On April 25, 2018 at 17:57 UTC the “Rockot” rocket-carrier was launched from Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Arkhangelsk region, North Russia. The launch was performed by Russian Aerospace Defence Forces. The rocket, equipped with the “Briz-KM” booster, orbited the “Sentinel-3B” European environmental satellite.

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Béla Magyari passed away.

Hungarian not flow cosmonaut Béla Magyari passed away. He was 68. In May 1980 he was the backup to the first Hungarian cosmonaut Bertalan Farkas on the “Soyuz-36” spacecraft of an Interkosmos mission.

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Cosmonaut Vladimir Lyakhov passed away.

On April 19, 2018, Vladimir Afanasjevich LYAKHOV, pilot-cosmonaut of USSR, passed away at the age of 76. He was a veteran of 3 space flights aboard three different space stations.

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Proton rocket orbited Russian military satellite.

On April 19, 2018 at 11:16 UTC the Russian "Proton-M” rocket-carrier was launched from Baykonur Cosmodrome. The rocket equipped with the "Briz-M” booster orbited the Russian military communication satellite. The Russian Defense Ministry officially named the satellite as “Kosmos-2526”, the next number in the Russian government’s naming scheme for military spacecraft.

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US launched satellite to hunt for exoplanets.

On April 18, 2018 at 22:51 UTC the “Falcon-9” rocket-carrier was launched from Cape Canaveral launch site of US Air Force. The rocket orbited the US Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) to find planets around other stars that are close enough for detailed follow-ups by future telescopes.

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US launched military communication satellite.

On April 14, 2018 at 22:13 UTC the “Atlas-5” rocket-carrier was launched from Cape Canaveral launch site of US Air Force. The launch was performed by United Launch Alliance supported by the 45th Space Wing of US Air Force. The rocket orbited CBAS (Continuous Broadcast Augmenting SATCOM) military communication satellite and EAGLE (ESPA Augmented GEO Laboratory Experiment) satellite. The US Air Force says EAGLE will a pathfinder for future missions, demonstrating a maneuverable satellite design that could help the military launch new capabilities at less cost.

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