Out-of-control spacecraft burns up on re-entry

Soviet-designed spacecraft fails to reach its proper orbit en route to the International Space Station.

    After failing to reach its proper orbit, an out-of-control Russian spacecraft has burned up on re-entry over the Pacific Ocean.

    The spacecraft's progress was being closely monitored as some small pieces were expected to land somewhere on the Earth's surface.

    Al Jazeera's Tarek Bazley reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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