The Buran has been stranded in Bahrain since mid-2002 due to a court dispute over who it belongs to.
Russian company NPO Molniya originally sold it to Singapore-based Space Shuttle World Tour, but later filed a case in the Bahrain courts claiming the latter failed to make all the payments. [buran-energia.com]
By kjfitz @ 2007-06-27 10:33:46
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