Soviet space programs, 1966-70
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Soviet space programs, 1966-70 goals and purposes, organization, resources, facilities and hardware, manned and unmanned flight programs, bioastronautics, civil and military applications, projections of future plans, attitudes towards international cooperation and space law; staff report prepared for the use of the Committee on Aeronautical and Space Sciences, United States Senate by United States. Congressional Research Service. Science Policy Research Division.

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Published by U.S. Government Printing Office in Washington .
Written in English

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Statementby the Science Policy Research Division and Foreign Affairs Division of the Congressional Research Service and the Europeaan Law Division of the Law Library,Library of Congress.
Series92nd Congress, 1st session: Senate document no. 92-51
ContributionsLibrary of Congress. Law Library.
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Open LibraryOL20355647M

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Title: US AND SOVIET SPACE PROGRAMS: COMPARATIVE SIZE (RR MM ) Keywords: SOVIET SPACE ANALYSIS, tgdnotsu Created Date: 8/31/ AM. Soviet Russian POSTER Our flag is flapping amid stars USSR space lunar program $ Rare % original Russian USSR soviet space program Satelit cosmos badge.   Within the Soviet space program, the military effort is by far the most active, usually accounting for about 70% of the launches each year. By contrast although the number of dual military-civil missions has grown significantly since the early s, they still account for only about 15% of the annual total and the number of purely scientific. The Space program of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (russian: Космическая программа в СССР; translit. Kosmicheskaya programma v SSSR), commonly known as the Soviet space program, was the national space program of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR) active from the 's until the federation's disbandment in

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