‘We trust our rocket’, crew says ahead of first space launch since failure

Crew members of the International Space Station (ISS) next mission David Saint-Jacques (R) of Canada, Oleg Kononenko (C) of Russia and Anne McClain of the U.S. pose for a picture during a news conference in Star City near Moscow, Russia November 15, 2018. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

MOSCOW (Reuters) – A U.S. astronaut said on Thursday she had full confidence in the safety of the Russian-made Soyuz rocket that will blast a three-person crew into space next month in the first such launch since a rocket failure. Russian cosmonaut Oleg Kononenko and U.S. and Canadian astronauts Anne McClain and David Saint-Jacques are […]

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