Recent Launch News
Hispasat 36W-1 Dismounts In French Guiana
Arriving aboard a chartered Antonov An-124 cargo jetliner was Hispasat 36W-1...
Inmarsat Moves "Condosat" Launch To Arianespace
The EAN payload is part of a ‘condosat’ constructed by Thales Alenia Space, which incorporates a second payload for Hellas-Sat.
From GEMs To Pipes To Tanks — Orbital ATK 's Role For The WGS-8 Launch
Both the launch vehicle and the satellite incorporated Orbital ATK technologies.
China's Place In The Space Race
End of year brings with it a reflection of what was, what is and hopefully what will occur.
Cobham Takes Away The Jitters... Steady In Space With RadHard Microelectronics For NOAA's GOES-R Satellite
The payload instruments aboard GOES-R require almost jitter-free operation.
Spaceport America's Inaugural Rocketry Competition—Spaceport America Cup
Teams will be launching and recovering rockets all three days.
Ta-Da! WGS-8 Launches For US Air Force And Enhanced Communications For Troops
Success for United Launch Alliance and the US Air Force as the WGS-8 launch occurred without a hiccup.
A Resourceful Satellite Launch By India
Resourcesat-2A is a remote sensing satellite intended for resource monitoring...
Aerojet Rocketdyne's Mighty Engine Sends WGS-8 Satellite Soaring, Supporting US Military
A launch takes a team, a dedicated team. Aerojet Rocketdyne has a mighty engine, RS-68A is the world’s most powerful liquid-hydrogen/liquid oxygen...
USAF Celebrates Launch Of WGS-8 And Improved Communications
This mission demonstrates the Air Force's commitment to deliver satellite communications around the globe to US forces and her allies.
GöktuÌˆrk-1 Gains Space
The launch was carried out by Arianespace from the European spaceport in Kourou in French Guiana at 14:51 CET aboard a VEGA launch vehicle.
ISRO... Ready And Steady To Launch Remote Sensing Satellite Tomorrow
Between 1994 and 2016, PSLV has successfully launched 121 satellites of which 79 are from overseas, the rest were Indian satellites.
Es’hailSat At Global Satshow Shows Off Es’hail-2
With Es’hail-2 and our new teleport on schedule to become operational in 2017, we are scaling up on our marketing and sales efforts
Turkey's Göktürk-1 Satellite Ready For December 5th Launch
The Göktürk-1 satellite will transfer photographs and images to the Turkish Air Force Command's Satellite Ground Station.
An OBH First Arrives In Kourou
OHB developed the SmallGEO platform within ESA’s Advanced Research in Telecommunications Systems (ARTES) program.
ISRO's RESOURCESAT-2A Has A December 7th Launch Date
The 44.4 meter tall PSLV C36 is expected to place the 1,235 kg RESOURCESAT-2A into an 827 km polar Sun Synchronous Orbit (SSO) about 18 minutes after lift off.
Arianespace's Vega Is 'Pop Topped Off' For Turkey's GÖKTÜRK-1 Optical Satellite
Turkey’s first governmental satellite for Earth observation, providing very high-resolution images for both civilian and military applications.
Back To Flight For SpaceX With The First Set Of Iridium NEXT Constellation Satellites
Iridium NEXT will enable the development of new and innovative products and solutions across Iridium’s vast partner ecosystem.
China's Competitive Cost Of Commercial Launch Company Slashes Pricing
Expace announced they would charge around $10,000 per kilogram of satellite payload which is said to be less than half the prevailing commercial price.
Russia's Progress Resupply Spacecraft Falls Apart Minutes After Launch On Way To ISS
the debris of the Progress cargo spacecraft supposedly fell in Russia's Republic of Tuva in south Siberia