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river, Russia: see DneiperDnieper
, Belarusian Dnyapro, Rus. Dnepr, Ukr. Dnipro, river, c.1,430 mi (2,300 km) long, in Russia, Belarus, and Ukraine. One of the longest rivers in Europe, it rises in the Valdai Hills, W of Moscow.
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The Dnepr rocket was developed by the space agencies of Russia and Ukraine in cooperation with the Russian Ministry of Defense.
In the coming month, the Military-Industrial Commission will consider a question about expediency of the Dnepr program.
This first Dnepr flight launched the Surrey Satellite Technology Limited's (SSTL's) UoSAT-12 mini-satellite.
The agreement calls for ISC Kosmotras to allocate one Dnepr launch per year to OSSS from 2001 through 2007.
Yuri Koptev of the RKA and Alexy Negoda of the NKAU have signed a Memorandum of Cooperation to develop the Dnepr launch vehicle and to carry out the project.
It has been launched the "Krysaor" satellite aboard a Russian-built Dnepr RS-20B rocket, which blasted off from the Dombarovsky launch site in Russia's southeastern Orenburg region.
local time (0710 GMT) on28th November,2013, the Dnepr rocket, with a cluster of 32 satellites on board, is to be launched from the Yasny-Dombarovsky launch site in Russia's southeastern Orenburg region.
It will be a copy of Skybox's first satellite, SkySat-1, planned for launch in 2013 aboard a Dnepr launch vehicle.
Boeing and Volga Dnepr have a long history of successful partnership.
The first communication with DubaiSat-2 was established just over an hour after separation from the Dnepr rocket and the mission critical telescope was operated successfully and it captured the first image just 24 hours after launch, the area captured was of Seer Bani Yas island in Abu Dhabi.
MOSKOVA (CyHAN)- A Dnepr rocket carrying a number of international satellites delivered its cargo into near-earth orbit Thursday following a launch from the Yasny facility in Russia's Orenburg province.
The advanced satellite, with a capability of capturing high resolution images, will be deployed using the Russian Dnepr rocket launcher in cooperation with the Russian International Space Company (Kozmotras).