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Aero-News Quote of the Day
"We will not issue docking permission unless the
necessary level of reliability and safety [of the spacecraft] is
proven. So far we have no proof that those spacecraft duly comply
with the accepted norms of spaceflight safety."
Source: Alexei Krasnov, who heads the manned
spaceflight department of Russia's space agency Roscosmos.