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June 16, 2016
From Kazakhstan to the Cosmos
Moscow (Sputnik) Jun 07, 2016
On June 2, 1955, the first and largest cosmodrome (space port), was officially created along with the town of Baikonur in the Kazakh Soviet Socialist Republic, part of the Soviet Union. The cosmodrome has seen some of the most epic moments in mankind's history. When people talk about major developments in the history of space exploration, chances are that Baikonur had something to do with it, from Sputnik-1 to ExoMars. b>A Spacewalk Down Memory Lane br> /b> Baikonur is where the Space Age ... read more

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