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Amazing images inside the secretive Russian Buran "shuttle" programme.

A Rare Look Inside the Secretive Russian Buran Programme

Redditor JackVernian, whose father had served in the Russian military shared a remarkable look into the country’s secretive Buran “shuttle” programme. The photos reveal...
A public summary released by NASA details the agency's findings of the failure of a Falcon 9 during a 2015 International Space Station resupply mission.

NASA Report Identifies a Design Error as the Cause of 2015 Falcon 9 Explosion

Almost three years after an explosion that destroyed a Falcon 9 destined for the International Space Station, NASA has released the findings of their...
Silicon Valley startup in hot water with the FCC after launching unauthorized satellites aboard January's PSLV-C40 launch.

Swarm Technologies Launch Near-Undetectable Unauthorized Satellites

An Indian-built PSLV-C40 rocket launched four small SpaceBee satellites for American stealth startup Swarm Technologies. Although initially ignored by most, it has since been...
Four O3b MEO satellites deployed successfully following the launch of a Arianespace-contracted Soyuz launch vehicle.

Arianespace Deploy Four O3b MEO Satellites Aboard First Soyuz Mission of 2018

Arianespace has reaffirmed their long-standing partnership with SES launching an additional four O3b MEO satellites for the communications provider. The four satellites were successfully...
Preparation for the Ascent Abort Test 2 of NASA's Orion crew module is moving ahead.

NASA Team Preparing Orion Crew Module for Ascent Abort Test

The test platform of NASA's Orion crew module arrived safely at the Johnson Space Center in Houston where it will be fully outfitted ahead...
Spanish Hispasat 30W-6 communications satellite is deployed into a geostationary orbit during the SpaceX Falcon 9's 50th mission.

50th Falcon 9 Mission Deploys Hispasat 30W-6 Satellite

SpaceX marked the 50th Falcon 9 mission deploying the Spanish Hispasat 30W-6 communications satellite into orbit. Although SpaceX CEO, Elon Musk Tweeted that the...
ULA launch NOAA GOES-S weather satellite for NASA.

NASA Launch GOES-S Advanced NOAA Weather Satellite

A second next-generation National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) weather satellite has been successfully deployed. The Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite-S (GOES-S) was launched aboard...
Three crew members of International Space Station Expedition 54 crew have returned to Earth.

Three ISS Expedition 54 Crew Members Return Home Safely

Three International Space Station Expedition 54 crew members returned to Earth this morning following 168 days in space. NASA astronauts Mark Vande Hei and...
Japan's space agency, JAXA has launched the IGS Optical 6 spy satellite into orbit.

JAXA Successfully Launch IGS Optical 6 Spy Satellite

JAXA has successfully launched and deployed the IGS Optical 6 reconnaissance satellite into orbit aboard an H-2A launch vehicle. With the addition of this...
SpaceX launched a secondary payload of two Starlink testbed satellites during PAZ launch.

SpaceX Launch Testbed Satellites for Starlink Internet-via-Satellite Service

SpaceX has launched two testbed satellites in aid of the company's planned Starlink Internet-via-satellite service. Although still in its very early stages of development,...

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SpinLaunch Awarded DOD Contract.

Stealth Startup SpinLaunch Secures Department of Defense Launch Contract

The US Department of Defense (DOD) has awarded the stealth launch services startup SpinLaunch with its first launch contract. The company plans to deploy...
SpaceX will break records during the STP-2 Falcon Heavy mission.

SpaceX to Break Record with Upcoming Falcon Heavy Launch

SpaceX has confirmed that the Of Course I Still Love You (OCISLY) droneship will be stationed 1,240 kilometres (770 miles) downrange from the Kennedy...
Government Accountability Office has raised concerns over SLS program cost overruns.

US Government Accountability Office Raises Concerns Over SLS Cost Growth

A US Government Accountability Office (GAO) report has raised concerns that current cost growth estimates for the Space Launch System (SLS) are understated. NASA...
NASA awards $45 million in SBIR and STTR contracts to 363 small US business.

NASA Invests More Than $45 Million in 363 Small US Businesses

NASA has awarded contracts to 363 small US businesses to help advance the types of capabilities required for a sustained presence on the Moon...
Today in 1983, Sally Ride became the first American woman in space.

Today in History, Sally Ride Becomes the First American Woman in Space

Today in 1983, NASA astronaut Sally Ride became the first American woman in space. She launched as a mission specialist of the 5-person crew...