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SpaceX resolve Crew Dragon Resilience fault on its way to space station.

SpaceX resolve Crew Dragon Resilience fault in orbit

SpaceX engineers were called upon to resolve an issue with the Crew Dragon Resilience discovered following the spacecraft's separation from the Falcon 9 upper...
SpaceX has identified the cause of a last-second Falcon 9 launch abort.

SpaceX Identify Rocket Engine Issue That Caused Last-Second Abort

SpaceX has identified the Falcon 9 Merlin rocket engine issue that forced a last-second abort of the Space Force GPS IIIA-04 mission earlier this...
NASA announced a November 14 launch date for the launch of the SpaceX Crew-1 mission.

NASA Announce November 14 SpaceX Crew-1 Launch Date

NASA has announced that it is now targeting November 14 at 23:49 UTC for the launch of the first operational SpaceX Crew Dragon mission...
Russian launches third Glonass-K1 satellite aboard Soyuz-2 rocket.

Russia Launch First Glonass-K Navigation Satellite Since Since 2014

Russia launched a third Glonass-K1 navigation satellite on October 26 aboard a Soyuz-2 equipped with a Fregat upper stage. The launch was the first...
SpaceX has successfully launched their 100th Falcon mission.

SpaceX Launch 100th Successful Falcon Mission

With the launch of its thirteenth Starlink mission of 2020, SpaceX successfully completed its 100th mission aboard a Falcon rocket since the first took...
Issues with an upper stage camera prompted SpaceX to postpone its latest Starlink mission.

Falcon 9 Camera Issues Prompt SpaceX to Postpone Starlink Launch

SpaceX has postponed its latest Starlink mission after an issue with an upper stage camera was discovered. The launch, which has not yet been...
SpaceX plans to use data collected from the launch of the Sentinel-6 satellite to ensure the Falcon 9 is safe for NASA’s Crew-1 mission.

SpaceX to Use Sentinel-6 Launch to Validate Falcon 9 for Crew-1 Mission

NASA officials have announced that SpaceX will utilise data from the launch of the joint NASA-ESA Sentinel-6 Michael Freilich climate satellite on November 10...
SpaceX has launched 60 more Starlink satellites.

SpaceX Reuse Fairing Halves on a Third Flight for the First Time

SpaceX has successfully launched an additional 60 Starlink satellites aboard a flight-proven Falcon 9. In addition to it being only the second time a...
Soyuz MS-17 Kate Rubins, Sergey Ryzhikov and Sergey Kud-Sverchkov arrive at ISS three hours after liftoff.

Astronauts Catch Fast-Track Trip to Space Station

Three new residents arrived safely at the International Space Station (ISS) on October 14 after launching from Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan just three hours...
NASA push SpaceX Crew-1 mission to early-to-mid November.

Concerns Over Non-NASA Launch Attempt Delays SpaceX Crew-1 Launch

NASA has pushed the launch of the SpaceX Crew-1 mission to no sooner than early-to-mid November citing off-nominal behaviour of a Falcon 9 first...

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China’s Chang'e 5 lander has begun collecting samples from lunar surface.

Chinese lunar lander begins collecting sample after touchdown

The Chinese Chang'e 5 lunar lander has begun collecting samples from the surface of the Moon after a successful touchdown. The Chang'e 5 mission was...
Chang'e 5 has successfully separated from the orbiter after entering orbit around the Moon.

Chang’e 5 lander prepares for touchdown after entering lunar orbit

The Chang'e 5 lander and ascent assembly separated from the orbiter and return-vehicle assembly on November 29 in preparation for a soft landing on...
SpaceX has launched and recovered the same booster for the seventh time.

SpaceX hit new reusability milestone with 100th Falcon 9 flight

A flight-proven Falcon 9 booster became the first to be launched and recovered for a seventh time on November 24. The Falcon 9 launched from...
China launch Chang'e 5 mission to the Moon.

China launches Chang’e 5 lunar sample return mission

China launched a mission to the Moon on November 23 that promises to collect samples from the lunar surface and return them to Earth...
First Rocket Lab Electron first stage recovery attempt was a complete success.

Rocket Lab CEO calls first Electron recovery attempt a complete success

The head of California-based launch provider Rocket Lab said November 23 that its first attempt to recover an Electron rocket stage had been a...