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The UK is Launching into a New Space Age — Lockheed Martin and Orbex Developing Launch Plans
Lockheed Martin will establish vertical launch operations in Sutherland, Scotland, and develop innovative technologies in Reading, Berkshire, with...
 
NanoRacks Completes Their 14th SmallSat Deployment Mission from ISS
Having released nine cubesats into LEO, this mission marks NanoRacks’ 185th CubeSat released from ISS and the 217th smallsat deployed by...
 
Successful Test Firing of the Solid Rocket Motor for Ariane 6 and Vega-C Launch Vehicles
This successful test of the first P120C ever produced is a major step in the development of the future European launchers, Ariane 6 and Vega-C. The...
 
Orbex' Development of Orbital Space Launch Systems Nets Millions in Public and Private Funding
Orbex will launch orbital vehicles from the newly-announced UK Vertical Launch spaceport in Sutherland in the Scottish Highlands as part of the main consortium....
 
The First Abu Dhabi Satellite to be Launched in November
This satellite is the first to be built at the Yahsat Space Lab in Masdar City, a collaboration between the Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, part...
 
Goonhilly Earth Station on the UK's First Spaceport Announcement
The company indicated they will be an integral part of the Spaceport Cornwall, Cornwall Council and Virgin Orbit partnership. Goonhilly is...
 
ArianeGroup's New French Production Line Includes the World's Most Powerful Robot to Build Nozzles
has the world’s most powerful robot, capable of handling nozzles weighing in excess of 2 tons, measuring 3 meters in height and 2.2 meters in diameter.
 
Rocket Lab Plans for a U.S. Launch Site ... Will Support Monthly Orbital Launches
Launch Complex 2 will be designed to support monthly orbital launches.
 
The 10th Anniversary of the Student Rocket Launch STEM Program to be Celebrated by ULA and Ball Aerospace
Open to the general public, the 2018 Student Rocket Launch will be held on July 14 at Lake Meredith, Colorado, and marks the culmination of work by...
 
New Date Announced by iridium for the 7th NEXT Mission Launch
This updated schedule comes after SpaceX informed Iridium that more time was needed to prepare the rocket for launch. Iridium NEXT is the...
 
Israel's Rush to the Moon by December 2019 will be the Fourth Country to Succeed
The Israeli lunar spacecraft will be the smallest to land on the moon, weighing only 1,322 pounds, or 600 kilograms.
 
China Launches Another Beidou Navigation Satellite that Rivals U.S.' GPS System
After the launch of the Beidou program, the United States banned exports of rubidium clocks to China.
 
Investment and a Long-Term Collaboration Signed Between Virgin Orbit and SITAEL
LauncherOne’s unique capabilities as an air-launched rocket potentially unlock the opportunity to conduct orbital launches from Italian soil. In the coming months...
 
Japan's Space One Plans a Big Minirocket Venture and Satellite Launch by 2022
SpaceWorks Enterprises estimates that demand for minisatellite launches will reach 460 in 2023, up 360 percent from the 2016 figure.
 
The Integration of the Cheops Satellite is Completed by Airbus
Cheops will study these planets using a Ritchey-Chrétien Telescope supplied by the University of Bern, Switzerland. The telescope was...
 
SpaceX Falcon 9 Successfully Driving Dragon Spacecraft to ISS with 17 Experiments Aboard
The powerful launch occurred at 5:42:42 a.m. EDT, (9:42:42 UTC), from Space Launch Complex 40 (SLC-40) at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station...
 
ISRO's Hope in SES-12 to Push Towards a Digital India
successful launch of SES-12 would help support India's growing direct-to-home TV market, as more consumers in rural India embrace the medium.
 
SpaceX Launches Maya-1: First Filipino-Made Cubesat
Much more excited ... were the students and engineers watching via livestream to the historic moment at University of the Philippines Diliman
 
NanoRacks Racks Up 40 Students Experiments to Space Station ... MixStix, NanoLabs and More
The Eagle has landed, or in this case the Dragon has docked... at the International Space Station, and with it numerous science experiments...
 
Next Generation Glonass Satellite in Launch Planning Stages
Under the national import substitution program, specialists of Information Satellite Systems have changed the layout of the Glonass-K2 satellite to...