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Episode 4: Buran the Soviet Space Shuttle

illustration of space shuttle showing internal structure of space shuttle

Spies, intrigue, stolen plans…check out the newest episode of Three Questions Podcast to hear the history of the not-so-unique Soviet Space Shuttle.

Show Notes:

Two abandoned Soviet space shuttles left in the Kazakh steppe

Buran: The Soviet Space Shuttle

Buran: A Soviet Space Plane

How the Soviets stole a space shuttle

Buran shuttle graffiti highlights concern for space history, need for museum ownership & care

Cosmonaut: Soviet space shuttle was safer than NASA’s

Buran – NASA