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  1. ESA ground station makes contact with Phobos-Grunt

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    November 24, 2011

    The European Space Agency (ESA) succeeded in making contact with the Russian spacecraft stuck in Earth orbit on Tuesday 22 November, reviving hopes that the mission might be saved.

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  2. Phobos-Grunt probe fails to achieve Mars trajectory

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    November 9, 2011

    The Russian probe failed to achieve its intended Mars trajectory a few hours after lifting off from the Baikonur Cosmodrome on Tuesday at 21:16 CET. The Russian space agency Roscosmos has 3 days to fix the problem.

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  3. COROT arrives safely in Baikonur

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    September 28, 2006

    Carefully stowed inside its container, the COROT satellite arrived safely at the Baikonur Cosmodrome Wednesday 15 November. It made the trip on an Antonov 124 cargo aircraft specially chartered by CNES, with assistance from the satellite integrator Alcatel Alenia Space.

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  4. Schiaparelli : l’atterrisseur d'ExoMars 2016 déballé à Baïkonour

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    January 27, 2016
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    Il y a un mois, le père Noël a apporté un sacré beau cadeau au cosmodrome de Baïkonour : Schiaparelli, l'atterrisseur de la mission européenne ExoMars 2016. Décollage prévu entre le 14 et le 25 mars prochains.

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  5. Phobos-Grunt probe could disintegrate in early January

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    November 16, 2011

    The Russian spacecraft has so far failed to set a course for Mars and could re-enter Earth’s atmosphere early in January if engineers are unable to regain control of it.

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