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The Vega Launch of Italy's PRISMA Satellite is a Success for Arianespace
Vega deployed the payload into Sun-Synchronous Orbit (SSO) during a 54 minute mission performed from the Spaceport in French Guiana. The...
 
Forrester Reports: SpaceX's Liftoff of Arabsat-6A Scheduled for Early April
Arabsat-6A had initially been expected to launch during Q4 2018. SpaceX has yet to carry out a pre-launch static engine firing test which usually takes...
 
The Ariane 6 Launch Vehicle's Maiden Flight will Carry OneWeb Satellites
The Ariane 6 will be available to OneWeb from the second half of 2020 to provide launch capacity that supports the full deployment and replenishment...
 
UPDATE #7: SpaceIL's and IAI's Beresheet Spacecraft Accomplishes Another Maneuver
Beresheet is now in an elliptical orbit where it is expected to leave Earth's orbit and join the moon's orbit at 405,000 km (251,655 miles) from Earth...
 
Northrop Grumman’s Technologies Protect the Warfighter on Both the Rocket and the Satellite
This exemplifies the breadth of our capabilities to protect the warfighter by contributing key technologies on both the rocket and the satellite.
 
ULA Successfully Launches WGS-10 Satellite, a 'Critical Asset', for U.S. Air Force 
“We are very proud to deliver this critical asset to orbit in support of the U.S. and Allied warfighters deployed around the world defending our national security.”
 
Two Additional Axelspace Satellites On Deck for Launch
aiming to eventually capture imagery of the entire Earth landmass each day. After the launch, the number of satellites...
 
Power from the Pad as Aerojet Rocketdyne Launches WGS-10 Military Communications Satellite
the launch began when a single RS-68A engine ignited to boost the Delta IV off the pad, providing more than 705,000 pounds of lift-off thrust.
 
PLD Space Publishes Patch for the Company's Upcoming Drop Test Mission
This will be the company’s first drop test for the recovery of a complete first stage microlauncher demonstrator. The project — made possible in 2016 — was thanks to the...
 
Thales Alenia Space Launches Plans for Nepal's Satellite Communication System 
services such as telemedicine, e-learning, e-government, disaster management, information technologies, agriculture, tourism, hydropower ... 
 
Nepal Plans for a First ... Launch of Nepalese-1 Satellite
The Nepal Academy of Science and Technology (NAST) plans to launch the first satellite, called Nepalese-1, from Nepal on April 17, 2019 ...
 
SENER Can Hold Down and Release While Flying in Space with an X-Ray Telescope for the ATHENA
the study of gamma-ray bursts, magnetic interactions between extrasolar planets and their stars, the gasses surrounding galaxy groups, the auroras of 
 
Arianespace Delays Launch of VV14 ... Italy's PRISMA Satellite
PRISMA can operate in two modes, a primary mode and a secondary mode beginning with a collection of hyperspectral and panchromatic data ...
 
Arianespace Prepping for Flight VV14 and Flight VS22 Launches
Due to additional checks for the VV14 mission — which initially was scheduled on March 14 from the Guiana Space Center (CSG) — the flight has...
 
Delay ... Rocket Lab's Launch for DARPA
originally scheduled for late February, has been moved to the second half of March because of the delay of the arrival of an experimental military satellite.
 
The Three Hundredth Long March Mission Sends New Satellite to Orbit for China
The "ChinaSat 6C" satellite was launched at 0:28 a.m. Beijing Time by a Long March-3B carrier rocket. The satellite will provide high-quality radio and...
 
Critical Design Review Successfully Completed by the Air Force Research Laboratory for the X-60A Hypersonic Rocket
A key part of the X-60A program is that the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration-licensed Cecil Spaceport provides a diversification in...
 
D-Orbit Will Launch Planet Labs' Flock of Doves
the more than 300 of the Flock constellation of Dove-series satellites is the Earth’s largest constellation of Earth-imaging satellites ever put into orbit.
 
Russia to Use their Angara-A5 Rocket for Satellite Launches
Angara-A5 is Russia's newest heavy-class rocket, developed by the Moscow-based Khrunichev State Research and Production Space Center...
 
Preparations Underway by Orbital Micro Systems for Inaugural Smallsat Launch
Housed in an AAC Clyde Space bus, the satellite will be launched April 17, 2019, from Wallops Island, Virginia...