Recent Launch News
Clyde Space's First Milestone End to End Mission for NSLComm ... Just the Beginning of an Orbiting Cluster
...set to deliver a full end-to-end mission service package, from spacecraft design, manufacture, launch, on orbit to operations to ...
The Broadband Service Plan by SpaceX Receives Endorsement from FCC Chairman
The firm's Microsat 2a and 2b are satellites are secondary payloads scheduled for launch from Vandenberg AFB this coming Saturday aboard a...
Adcole Maryland Aerospace-Built Kestrel Eye SmallSat for the U.S. Army and DoD Launches
The Kestrel Eye imaging satellite is the first on orbit demonstration of an envisioned Department of Defense (DoD) constellation that may someday...
Cecil Spaceport Celebrates Upcoming Launches
Cecil Spaceport is among six that can facilitate horizontal launches. Small rockets strapped to jets will fly out over the ocean and launch from there.
Open Cosmos Sends Vector Their First RSVP ... Reservation for First Orbital Launch
Vector will begin construction on its state-of-the-art rocket factory ... later this year, designed to produce up to 100 launch vehicles per year to start.
SpaceX to Send Spain's Spy Satellite to Space ... Spain's First
An unnamed multimillionaire has reportedly agreed to cover the cost of the Spanish project should anything go wrong.
ESA’s Wind Sensing Satellite ... the Answer is Blowing in the Wind ... to Undergo Final Tests
meteorologists to further improve the accuracy of weather forecasts and climatologists to understand the global dynamics of Earth’s atmosphere.
China Launches Two More Beidou Network Satellites ... Numbers 28 and 29 Out of 35
The launch had been set for the same window on Sunday, but was delayed by the visit of Chinese president Xi Jinping to the launch site.
China Preparing to Launch Two Beidou Satellites
The satellites will be the 28th and 29th for the Beidou Navigation Satellite System (BDS), which is China's version of the...
South Korea ... to the Moon by 2030
In the past, the country has mostly been busy with narrowing a technology gap with powerhouses such as the United States and ...
Russia Goes Heavy ... Will Build Compound for Super-Heavy Rocket at Vostochny Spaceport
"The Energiya Corporation has been designated as the chief developer of the space rocket compound for a super-heavy carrier rocket,"
India's Big Balloon ... First Sudent-Led Micro Satellite Launch
Hyderabad added yet another feather in its scientific cap with the successful launch of India's first ...
National Space Society Congratulates SpaceX on the Spectacular Launch of the Falcon Heavy
NSS believes that the first flight of the FH is an important step toward achieving Milestone 2: Higher Commercial Launch Rates and Lower Cost to...
NASA's Congrats and Comments About Partnership with SpaceX's Successful Falcon Heavy Launch
have a liftoff thrust of 8.8 million pounds, designed to be an evolvable launch vehicle able to meet the most challenging deep space crew and cargo needs.
SpaceX's Biggest Gig Ever ... Launch of Falcon Heavy the Most Powerful Rocket to Leave Earth with a Car
And the cherry on top of this amazing feat is that it is carrying a $100,000 red Tesla Roadster sports car ....
JAXA Launches the World's Smallest Rocket, Complete with Ultra-SmallSat Payload
According to JAXA, SS-520 No. 5 lifted off from the Uchinoura Space Center at 2:03 p.m.with an ultra-small satellite payload that weighed in at...
UPDATE: Post-Launch Comms Success for Just Launched GOMX-4 Satellites
Approximately 12 minutes after launch, both satellites were successfully released from the launcher at an altitude of 503 km. in an inclination of 97 degrees...
China Launches First Seismo-Electromagnetic Satellite Plus Six SmallSats
The launch occurred at 15:51 from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in northwest China's Gobi Desert and carried the 730 kg. China Seismo-Electromagnetic Satellite (CSES) into...
ESA's Fly Your Satellite! Students on a Journey to Test Their Lights in Space
uncertain that the tiny LED lights on the satellite used to conduct experiments might not tolerate the radiation in space. That led them on a journey ...
ESA Selects PLD Space to Redefine Small Satellite Launcher Project ARION 2
a new European spaceport, which will be dedicated to launching small satellites to polar and heliosynchronous orbits.