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Russian anti-satellite missile test endangers space station: NASA

WASHINGTON: An anti-satellite missile test Russia conducted on Monday generated a debris field in low-Earth orbit that endangered the International Space Station and will pose a hazard to space activities for years, US officials said. The seven-member space station crew

Blue Origin will fly first crew to space in July

LOS ANGELES: Jeff Bezos company Blue Origin will send its first crew to space on July 20 and is offering one of the seats to the winner of an online auction. The trip will last a total of ten minutes,

Four astronauts return from ISS aboard SpaceX capsule

WASHINGTON: Four astronauts returned safely to Earth from the International Space Station early in a SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule, parachuting to splash-down in the Gulf of Mexico, NASA said. Their return marked the end of the first crew rotation mission

Pirates kill sailor, kidnap 15 crew on Turkish ship off Nigerian coast

ANKARA: Armed men killed one sailor and abducted 15 from a Turkish cargo ship off the coast of Nigeria. That left three crew members to sail the Liberian-flagged Mozart owned by a Turkish company, the state news agency said. The

43 crew, nearly 6,000 cows missing after ship capsizes off Japan

TOKYO: More than 40 crew members were missing after a ship carrying cattle from New Zealand to China capsized in stormy weather in the East China Sea near Japan. According to the Japanese coastguard, a lone crew member from the