Recent Launch News
Ovzon Signs Their First GEO Launch Contract with SpaceX
The launch is expected to take place no earlier than Q4 2020. The next step for the company is to finalize the procurement of the satellites...
ULA's Atlas Rocket Shone Brightly in the Night with the Launch of AEHF-4 for U.S.A.F.
real-time video, battlefield maps and targeting data will be provided by the satellite to help support military communications.
New Production Facility for Rocket Lab in New Zealand has Been Unveiled
Adding to Rocket Lab’s existing production facility and headquarters in Huntington Beach, California, the new facility brings Rocket Lab’s manufacturing...
The First Satellite Totally Developed in the UAE is Ready for Launch from Japan
increasing efforts to develop this sector by promoting innovation and enhancing the skills of Emirati youth.
China Launches Two More Beidou Navigation Satellites
A Long March 3B rocket with a Yuanzheng-1 upper stage lifted off from the Xichang Satellite Launch Centre in southwest China at 04:23 universal time...
BepiColombo Spacecraft Build-Up Continues at Arianespace for October 19 Launch Aboard an Ariane 5
Performed in the Spaceport’s Final Assembly Building, Ariane 5’s build-up process concluded with the lowering of its ogive-shaped payload fairing...
Forrester Reports: Arianespace Might Place Soyuz Rockets on Hold + Customer Demand for Mega-Constellations Discussed @ Satellite Innovation
Arianespace uses a different version (Soyuz ST) of the Soyuz rocket that suffered an anomaly on October 11 (Soyuz FG)...
RUAG Space Does Double Duty ... Steers BepiColombo to Mercury and is the 'Brain' of the Ariane Rocket
Also, the “brain” or on-board computers of the Ariane rocket, was produced by RUAG Space.
Emergency! Expedition 57's Astronauts' Harrowing, Life-Threatening Return Trip to Baikonur
"The boys have landed," Mission Control assured the space station crew.
York and Firefly's MOU 'All-in-One' Launch Service will Provide Rapid Access to Space
an integrated market offering for spacecraft, launch, and downlink provider, that provides customers with a single point of entry to build space-based businesses
Astra Space Setting Up a Small Launch Vehicle Event
Notices from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and the Alaska Aerospace Corporation indicate the launch is planned for Friday with...
January 2019 Comeback Flight for China's Largest Rocket Scheduled for January of 2019
Success of the upcoming launch will be crucial to progress on China's lunar, space station and interplanetary exploration plans, with the Long March 5...
NASA and the Israel Space Agency to Share a Ride on SpaceIL’s Commercial Lunar Mission to Land on the Moon in 2019
NASA and the Israel Space Agency (ISA) are combining efforts to share a ride of sorts... to the Moon.
China Launches Twin Yaogan-32 Remote Sensing Satellites
The satellites, both part of the Yaogan-32 family, were launched by a Long March-2C rocket with an attached upper stage at 10:43 a.m. Beijing time...
SpaceX's NightLight Launches SAOCOM 1A Satellite and a Successful Return of Falcon 9
Flying both constellations along the same orbit supports a rapid response by providing SAR information in emergency situations.
Prep Continues for BepiColombo Launch
The spacecraft was built under the industrial leadership of Airbus, leading a consortium of 83 companies from 16 countries, for the European Space Agency (ESA) and...
NASA and NOAA's Investigation Board Convenes Regarding GOES 17 Mishap/Anomaly
discovered that the instrument’s infrared detectors cannot be maintained at their required operating temperatures under certain seasonal and orbital
Gilmour Space Secures AUD 19 Million for Hybrid Rocket Launch
The Series B investment round was led by top-tier venture capital firms in Australia: Main Sequence Ventures, which manages Australia’s...
GHGSat's Funding of US$10 Million Led by OGCI Climate Investments with Plans for Satellites in 2019
This demonstration satellite will be followed starting in 2019 by two new satellites as well as an aircraft sensor.
Commercial Launch Agreement Signed Between PLD Space and ZARM
In the first test flight of the suborbital launch vehicle ARION 1, which is currently scheduled for October 2019, PLD Space will launch into space a...