For the Chinese military, space is not about space at all. It is about information — how to ensure the [People’s Liberation Army] gets it, as well as how to ensure that an adversary does not. Credit: Kremlin.Ru photo
The ISS crew traced the leak to a small hole in the orbital module, the top section of the Soyuz MS-09 spacecraft. Credit: NASA via Flickr
Proton Medium Globe
Outside ViaSat Inc.'s Carlsbad, California headquarters. Credit: ViaSat video grab
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Russian President Vladimir Putin (center) and Roscosmos chief Dmitry Rogozin (right) tour the VDNKh exhibition center in Moscow in April. Credit:
In this European Space Agency illustration, a satellite breaks up, adding to the growing population of orbital debris. Debris-clearing spacecraft the U.S., China and others have in the works could easily double as anti-satellite weapons. Credit: ESA
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Dmitry Rogozin, head of Roscosmos. Credit:  SpaceNews photo illustration/KREMLIN.RU
Dmitry Rogozin oversaw deputy prime minister of Russia who oversees the country’s space sector, listens to construction workers during a July 2 visit to Vostochny Cosmodrome. Credit: The Military-Industrial Commission of Russia
Proton Roscosmos EchoStar 2012
Sea Launch Eutelsat-3B Zenit
Russia MOD Space Center
Fregat satellite deployment

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