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|Soyuz rocket carrying crew to ISS malfunctions during launch
||Soyuz rocket carrying crew to ISS malfunctions during launch
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The Russian Soyuz rocket carrying two crewmembers suffered a booster malfunction during launch in Kazakhstan.
“The boosters on a second-stage launching vehicle switched off,” the sources at the Baikonur Cosmodrome told Interfax news agency. “The crew is alive. They are conducting an emergency landing.”
The two people onboard were cosmonaut Alexey Ovchinin and Nick Hague of NASA. The third passenger place was reserved for cargo.
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