Photos: From Russia with rockets

Photos: From Russia with rockets

Summary: At an air show outside Moscow, the Russian aerospace industry shows off a snub-nosed spacecraft.

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TOPICS: Nasa / Space
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  • Reusable spacecraft Kliper

    The Russian reusable spacecraft Kliper is one of the feature attractions at the MAKS 2005 air and space show in Zhukovsky, Russia.

    Kliper is intended to replace the disposable Soyuz vehicle that runs supplies to the International Space Station.

  • Kliper's cockpit

    A mock-up of the Kliper's cockpit. The spacecraft has two parts, and only the piloted compartment is designed for repeated use.

Topic: Nasa / Space

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