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star51L
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posted 12-28-2004 05:08 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for star51L   Click Here to Email star51L     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
http://www.itar-tass.com/eng/level2.html?NewsID=1606895&PageNum=1

...to be countered with:
http://www2.interfax.ru/eng/news/politics/041228/81116/story.html

John K. Rochester
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posted 12-28-2004 05:49 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for John K. Rochester   Click Here to Email John K. Rochester     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
Damn Russkies can kiss my A..

John K. Rochester
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posted 12-28-2004 05:51 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for John K. Rochester   Click Here to Email John K. Rochester     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
Just kidding....... They're not flying us free are they? Were paying loads of US $$ to maintain and fly this project, as are many other countries.

DavidH
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posted 12-29-2004 10:14 AM     Click Here to See the Profile for DavidH   Click Here to Email DavidH     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
Here's a more complete version of the story:
http://www.nytimes.com/aponline/science/AP-Russia-Space.html

Basically, the U.S. won't be paying cash, but will erase Russia's "workhour" debt over the next few flights.

(Though what happens after the debt is gone, I haven't heard yet)

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