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Soyuz

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Astronaut: Musk's capsule a good addition to Soyuz (Q&A)

Space Shuttler and social-media star Chris Hadfield praises SpaceX's Dragon but says the NASA-Russia bond remains strong.

By May. 31, 2014

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Soyuz blasts off for space station with three-man crew

An all-veteran threesome rocketed into orbit today, kicking off a two-day flight to catch up with the International Space Station. Docking is expected Friday morning.

By Dec. 19, 2012

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Soyuz brings three station fliers home after 127 days aloft

Landing in pre-dawn darkness, three returning station fliers closed out a four-month stay aboard the International Space Station with a landing in Kazakstan early Monday local time.

By Nov. 18, 2012

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Three-man Soyuz crew blasts off for space station

A Russian Soyuz spacecraft carrying a crew of three rocketed into orbit today, kicking off a two-day rendezvous with the International Space Station. The mission will boost the lab's crew back to six.

By Oct. 23, 2012

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Soyuz brings three station fliers home to pinpoint landing

A Russian Soyuz spacecraft carrying three station fliers returned to Earth from the International Space Station Sunday, dropping to a bullseye landing on the steppe of Kazakhstan.

By Sep. 16, 2012

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Soyuz docks with space station, boosts crew back to six

A Russian Soyuz spacecraft carrying a cosmonaut, a NASA astronaut, and a Japanese engineer -- all space veterans -- docked with the International Space Station early Tuesday after a flawless rendezvous.

By Jul. 16, 2012

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Soyuz rocket blasts off with three bound for space station

Launch of a Russian Soyuz crew ferry craft bound for the International Space Station kicks off a busy six weeks of activity in orbit, with multiple dockings, undockings and a pair of challenging spacewalks on tap.

By Jul. 14, 2012

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Russian Soyuz ferry craft prepped for station flight

An all-veteran crew is making final preparations for launch this weekend to the International Space Station, kicking off a busy six weeks highlighted by multiple dockings, undockings, and a pair of spacewalks.

By Jul. 13, 2012

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Russian Soyuz capsule brings three station fliers back to Earth

A Russian cosmonaut, a NASA astronaut and a European Space Agency physician-astronaut closed out a six-month stay in space early Sunday with a pinpoint landing in Kazakhstan.

By Jul. 1, 2012

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Soyuz spacecraft brings three station fliers back to Earth

A Russian Soyuz descent module made a pinpoint landing in Kazakhstan early Friday, bringing three space station fliers back to Earth after 165 days in space.

By Apr. 27, 2012