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Giant Soviet spacecraft transported from central Moscow.

MOSKOVA (CyHAN)- The giant mockup of former Union of Soviet Socialist Republics' (USSR) Buran Spacecraft was transported from Gorki park in central Moscow to somewhere else.

The transportation of 50 tons model spacecraft was carried out at late hours on Saturday. Russian sources report that the mockup of legendary Buran spacecraft will be displayed at VDNH park in the northern part of the Russian capital city.

Buran spacecraft was developed by USSR for making a show of strength to USA during cold war period. The spaceship was first launched in 1988 from Kazakhstan's Baikonur Cosmodrome and made a space tour for 205 minutes.

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RUSSIA, MOSKOV, 05 JULY 2014

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