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100th anniversary of the Sputnik father, Sergej Korolyov, celebrations get started in Moscow
Moscow , Russia - Cargo Progress spacecraft will be launched on January 18
Last January 12 started the centenary dedicated at the cosmonautics' father, Sergej Pavlovich Korolyov, the engineer who projected and completed the Sputnik, launched on October 4, 1957, from the base of Baikonur, today's Kazakistan. The ceremony took place in the house where Korolyov used to live situated in Peresvet town (Moscow Region), where is placed the Chemical Machine Building Research Institute....
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