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Soviet space dogs - Wikipedia
During the 1950s and 1960s the USSR used dogs for sub-orbital and orbital space flights to determine whether human spaceflight was feasible. In this period, the Soviet Union or the USSR launched missions with passenger slots for at least 57 dogs. The number of dogs in space is smaller, as some dogs flew more than once. Most survived; the few that died were lost mostly through technical ...

Soviet space program - Wikipedia
The Soviet space program was tied to the USSR's Five-Year Plans and from the start was reliant on support from the Soviet military. Although he was "single-mindedly driven by the dream of space travel", Korolev generally kept this a secret while working on military projects—especially, after the Soviet Union's first atomic bomb test in 1949, a missile capable of carrying a nuclear warhead to ...

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Soviet Space Dogs [Olesya Turkina, Damon Murray, Stephen Sorrell] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This book is dedicated to the Soviet Space Dogs, who played a crucial part in the Soviet Space program. These homeless dogs

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The Seliger system was tested during the 1960 launches of the Vostok capsule (codenamed Object-K). Sputnik-5, also called Spaceship Sputnik-2, containing the space dogs Belka and Strelka, whose images are often mistaken for the dog Laika.
As you know, April 12, 2011 is the 50th anniversary of Yuri Gagarin becoming the first human in space. First Orbit is a film that recreates in real-time Gagarin’s first orbit using footage from the International Space Station. It’s a great video, check it out.

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The thing about the Iron Curtain is that we'll never fully know what crazy shit went on behind it during the Cold War. And that's too bad, because the little hints that leak out really make it look like these people just did not give a shit.. Take the Soviet space program.

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If you want to read about Soviet success in space, especially their orbiting "Skylab" equivalents, then this book is okay. However, if you're looking for a chronology of Soviet space failures, you will be disappointed.

The Space Review: Kidnapping a Soviet space station
On March 10, 1985, the Space Shuttle Challenger was poised for launch at the Kennedy Space Center on an audacious mission: rendezvous with the unmanned Soviet Salyut-7 space station, capture it, stow it away in its cavernous payload bay, and bring it back to Earth.

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Articles and stories from the post-Soviet space through the prism of football, culture, history and politics.




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