Russia lost a booster and 3 spacecraft

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Russia lost a booster and 3 spacecraft

Postby SAC Killer on Tue Jul 02, 2013 6:04 pm

Looks like the Proton booster lost guidance and aerodynamic loading caused it to break up.
http://www.cnn.com/2013/07/02/world/eur ... ?hpt=hp_t2
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Re: Russia lost a booster and 3 spacecraft

Postby Batman on Sat Jul 06, 2013 2:12 pm

Built by the lowest bidder, no doubt.
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