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Russia's Medvedev fires space chiefs over satellites

Russia's Admiral Dmitry Medvedev has accursed two top amplitude admiral and reprimanded it's amplitude bureau chief.The agent arch of the Russian federal amplitude bureau Roscosmos, Viktor Remishevsky has been absolved and it's arch Anatoly Perminov reprimanded.Vyacheslav Filin, the agent admiral of the amplitude rocket association Energia has additionally been sacked.The decisions comes afterwards an analysis showed that Russian satellites were absent because of a ammunition miscalculatio.The bootless barrage occurred back the Russian Proton-M rocket, accustomed three Glonass-M satellites, accursed off from the Russian-leased Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on 5 December, 2010.The rocket, however, bootless to ability apogee and so the high-tech satellites were disposed of into the Pacific ocean off the US accompaniment of Hawaii.President Medvedev anon ordered a delving into the blow and a government agency assured that it was acquired by a ammunition miscalculation that about fabricated the rocket too abundant to ability orbit.The Kremlin say it was the allegation from the analysis that confused Mr. Medvedev to accomplish the changes.