Exploration

The European Space Agency has revealed plans to develop a lunar lander to carry cargo to the Moon.

Europe Unveils Plan to Develop Flexible Cargo Lunar Lander

The European Space Agency has revealed plans to develop a lunar lander that would be used to carry cargo to the lunar surface. The...
The launch of NASA’s James Webb Telescope has been delayed again.

James Webb Telescope Will Miss March 2021 Launch Date

NASA has confirmed that the launch of the James Webb Telescope has been delayed after work had to be halted with the outbreak of...
NASA SpaceX Demo-2 crew Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken to remain aboard ISS until August.

NASA SpaceX Demo-2 Crew to Remain Aboard Space Station Until August

Senior NASA officials have revealed that the agency expects the SpaceX Crew Dragon Demo-2 crew to remain aboard the International Space Station (ISS) until...
NASA award contract to Northrop Grumman for the lunar Gateway space station’s crew module.

Northrop Grumman to Build Lunar Space Station Crew Quarters

NASA has finalized the contract awarded to Northrop Grumman almost a year ago for the construction of the agency’s lunar Gateway station’s crew module....
The UAE has been forced to accelerate preparation of the Emirates Mars Mission due to travel restrictions.

UAE Accelerate Mars Mission Prep Amid Travel Restrictions Concerns

The United Arab Emirates has accelerated its preparation of the country’s Mars Hope Probe mission amid travel restriction concerns. The mission is scheduled to...
NASA selects Shannon Walker as the fourth member of the first operational Crew Dragon mission.

NASA Selects Astronauts for First Operational Crew Dragon Mission

NASA has filled the final seat aboard the first operational SpaceX Crew Dragon flight selecting Shannon Walker. In a March 31 press release, NASA...
NASA complete testing of Mars Helicopter.

NASA’s Mars Helicopter Undergoes Final Testing

NASA has announced that testing of the agency’s Mars Helicopter has been concluded. The helicopter is scheduled to hitch a ride with the agency’s...
Axiom Space selects SpaceX Crew Dragon to carry customers to the International Space Station.

Axiom Space Select Crew Dragon to Carry Customers to Space Station

Axiom Space has announced that it has signed an agreement with SpaceX to launch commercial astronauts aboard Crew Dragon spacecraft. In a March 5 press...
NASA name Mars 2020 rover Perseverance.

NASA Name Mars 2020 Rover Perseverance

NASA has announced that it has named its Mars 2020 rover Perseverance. The name was the culmination of a country-wide “Name the Rover” essay...

SpaceX Sign Deal to Launch Private Citizens Aboard Crew Dragon

SpaceX has signed a deal with space tourism company Space Adventures to launch private citizens aboard the Crew Dragon spacecraft. In a February 18...

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Rocket Lab has announced it will return to flight with a new more capable Electron launch.

Electron to Return to Flight More Capable Than Ever

Four weeks after suffering an anomaly that resulted in the failure of the mission, the Rocket Lab Electron launch vehicle has been cleared to...
Roscosmos is set to attempt a record-setting two-orbit space station rendezvous.

Russia to Attempt Record-Setting Sprint to the Space Station

Russia is planning to attempt to break the record for the fastest crewed transfer from the launchpad to the International Space Station (ISS). The...
Virgin Galactic has announced plans to develop Mach 3 aircraft.

Virgin Galactic Surprises with Plans to Develop Mach 3 Aircraft

Virgin Galactic has announced plans to develop a new Mach-3 capable passenger aircraft. The aircraft will be capable of carrying 9 to 19 people...
NASA SpaceX Crew Dragon Demo-2 crew returns to Earth.

NASA SpaceX Demo-2 Mission Concludes with Safe Return of Astronauts

Two NASA astronauts that rode the maiden crewed Dragon spacecraft to the International Space Station (ISS) and back have safely returned to Earth. The...
NASA launch Ingenuity helicopter with Perseverance Mars rover aboard Atlas V.

NASA Launch Mars Rover Carrying a Historic Hitchhiker

NASA successfully launched its latest Mars rover aboard a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket on Thursday. In addition to the rover, the mission...