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Russian segment of International Space Station facing 'irreparable failure

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Russian segment of International Space Station facing 'irreparable failure

The segment of the International Space Station belonging to Russia is facing "irreparable failures" due to out-of-date hardwareAccording to Vladimir Solovyov, chief engineer of the Energia rocket and space corporation, "Around 80 percent of the inflight systems on Russia's segment have reached the end of their service period.Energia is the leading developer of Russia's section of the ISS, a joint venture with the United States, Canada, Japan and the European Space Agency. It is a manufacturer of spacecraft and space station components.

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