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Old August 18 2008, 11:33 AM   #18
diankra
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Re: Russian/Georgia conflict affect ISS operations?

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No comments?

You all do know about the Russian/Georgian conflict, no?

I do know that the Balkinor (sp?) cosmodrome is in the Ukraine, and there's some rumors that Russia, ie. Putin is interested in reclaiming Ukraine into the old Russian Republic. So space travel activities could get complicated if the shit hits the proverbial fan in the next couple years.
Baikonur is in Uzbekistan.
Kazakhstan, surely? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Baikonur
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