Reply to post: Re: Lose one bloody capsule in 50 years

With sorry Soyuz stuffed, who's going to run NASA's space station taxi service now?


Re: Lose one bloody capsule in 50 years

>> This event was a launch booster failure and that is an astonishingly rare event with these rockets.

Russian rockets have quite a tendency of failures recently. Not to mention holes drilled at random in the sides of spacecraft.

So the problem usually is not in design or materials, but in deteriorated work ethics and skills.

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