If you thought the Buran, the Soviet space shuttle was just a copy of the US one, then think again. Although it looked very similar, under the hood it was very different and in many ways better than the US original. Here we will see some of the reasons why Buran was Space shuttle 2.0
Sponsored by : Symon Hamer, Florian Hesse, Bernt-Olov HellstrÃm,
Tayar Jundi, Johan Rombaut, Tobias Pettersson, Kevin Hinnen,
Mitchel J. Mullin II, Lucius Kwok, Hunter Schwisow, Pyloric,
Seb Stoodley, Peter Cote, Cody Belichesky, Mogoreanu Daniel,
Douglas Gustafson, Marcus Chiado, Jorn Magnus Karlsen.
Presented by Paul Shillito
Written & Reseached by Andy Munzer
Additional Material by Paul Shillito
Footage and images : buran-energia.com, NASA, Ralph Mirebs, arminschieb.com, Ted Thompson/KSP
Music : Response Data by P C III is licensed under a Attribution License.
Based on a work at www.pipechoir.com
Source : http://freemusicarchive.org/music/P_C_III/Response_Data_1945/Response_Data