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“Roscosmos” has discovered the origin of the hole in the hull of the spacecraft “Soyuz MS-09”, but will not reveal it to the public, RIA Novosti reported statement by the head of the state Dmitry Rogozin.
“It was in the living compartment [of the ship “Soyuz MS-09″], he had been burned in the descent of the ship. All samples we took. What happened to us everything is clear, but we do not tell you,” said the Manager, adding that “there must be some secret we have.”
In September, cosmonaut Oleg Kononenko said that the return in July of spacecraft “Soyuz MS-11” with the International space station (ISS) to Earth was indeed followed by a contingency, than in earlier Roskosmos refused to confess.
In July, the official representative of “Roskosmos” Vladimir Ustimenko said that the special Commission was unable to find the perpetrators programowanie manned spacecraft “Soyuz MS-09”, and “the results will be announced when dealing with this matter, the Commission will make final conclusions.”
In December 2018 it was reported that the spacewalk of Russians Oleg Kononenko and Sergei Prokopyeva, which surveyed the hole in the hull of the “Union MS-09”, has not been tested fully on the ground.
At the same time Russian experts in the field of materials science, said that to establish the exact origin of the hole in the casing of the “Union MS-09” is almost impossible, so the question about the causes of the holes can remain open for many years.
In September 2018, the source said that “Roskosmos” accuse Americans of programowanie “Soyuz MS-09”.
About air leak on the ISS caused by the hole in the “Soyuz MS-09”, became known on August 30.
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