Russia puts off building space lab


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More Russian space industry news: Russia puts off building a space lab while announcing that it will use its Soyuz 2 rocket to launch manned missions from its new spaceport in the Vostochny spaceport in Amur, to be opened in 2015.

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  • Joe2

    – The bad news – The delay in the Free Flier means that the materials and biomedical research projects (in Russia) are behind schedule.

    – The good news – The Russians are determined to begin flying a new, larger crew Soyuz vehicle replacement.

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