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The Chinese Tiangong-2 Space Laboratory is Going for a Swim
Tiangong-2 is a small space station that was put into orbit in 2016 to test a number of China’s orbital technologies; it was originally planned to stay up...
 
Third PocketQube Workshop Announced
With 30 speakers and exhibitions, this event hosts an impressive lineup including keynote speaker Jim Cantrell, CEO of Vector...
 
UPDATE: European Galileo Navigation Services Recovery
The technical incident originated by an equipment malfunction in the Galileo control centers that calculate time and orbit predictions and that are used to...
 
Restored Apollo 16 Test Capsule on Permanent Display by Special Aerospace Services
The spacecraft will be displayed permanently at the SAS Flight Factory in Arvada, Colorado, where engineering design work for future lunar missions...
 
Successful Qualification Testing Completed for the Ariane 6 Vulcain Engine
This final qualification test took place on July 16 on the P5 test stand at the German Aerospace Center (DLR) site in Lampoldshausen and lasted...
 
Maxar Highlights Their Role for NASA's Artemis Moon Exploration Mission
The Power and Propulsion Element spacecraft, awarded to Maxar in May, is the first element of the NASA-led Gateway — a multi-national lunar orbiting...
 
'A Dream Come True' for the 30th Space Wing Change of Command at Vandenberg Air Force Base
30th Space Wing is a dream come true. As an ROTC cadet he saw an Atlas II launch and knew he wanted to be part of the space enterprise, and space lift 
 
Ten Companies Join Techstars Starburst Space Accelerator ... World-Class Entrepreneurs 
Over the next three months, these companies will rapidly accelerate their businesses by working closely with Techstars Starburst, the organization's...
 
ETL Systems and Atlantic Microwave Enlist With the Military ...  to Provide Satellite and RF Tech Equipment
The companies will be demonstrating satellite communication products and test equipment for the first time together at the Three Counties Defence...
 
Headed to the Moon this Weekend as ISRO Prepares to Launch Chandrayaan-2 
Have you got plans for the weekend? How about heading to the moon?
ISRO will launch Chandrayaan-2 on board the GSLV MK-III vehicle from 
 
Russia Launches Four Military Satellites
This was the second launch of the Soyuz-2 carrier rocket from the Plesetsk cosmodrome in 2019...
 
UPDATE: Russia Launches The Spektr-RG Space Observatory
The satellite, aboard a Proton-M rocket, was lifted to orbit from the Baikonur Cosmodrome. This is a joint Russian-German mission, with the telescope...
 
Arianespace's Fatal Anomaly ... Ends Vega Liftoff of FalconEye1
Data analyses are in progress to clarify the reasons for this failure. An independent inquiry commission will be established during the coming hours...
 
Successful Rocket Drop Test for Virgin Orbit
LauncherOne was released from a height of 35,000 feet — that is a typical cruising altitude for commercial aeroplanes, which is where it would be...
 
U.S. Air Force Pitch Day Upcoming in Early November
The Air Force Pitch Day is modeled after commercial investment pitch competitions to deliver a faster, smarter approach to compete for ideas in...
 
Satellite SAR Measurement Techniques Developed by JPL and Team Detects Subtle Structural Changes
Using a new process, they were able to detect millimeter-size changes to the bridge over time that would not have been detected by the standard...
 
Virgin Galactic and Social Capital Hedosophia Agree to a Merger
The merged company will have an anticipated initial enterprise value of $1.5 billion implying a 2.5x multiple of 2023 projected revenue and a 5.5x multiple...
 
Naval Postgraduate School's NPSAT-1 On-Orbit
On board NPSAT-1 are experiments developed by the Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) to investigate space weather and support space...
 
UPDATE: Arianespace Flight VV15 Launch is Delayed Again
With high-altitude winds above the Spaceport in French Guiana remaining unfavorable, Arianespace has taken the decision not to attempt a launch of...
 
The Second Lockheed Martin-Built GPS III Satellite is Now Ready for a July 25 Liftoff
In the coming days, the enclosed GPS III SV02 satellite will be mounted to a ULA Delta IV rocket for launch. The current window for launch on July 25...