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Angosat-1 launches aboard a Zenit-2SB from Baikonur Cosmodrome.

Update: Russian Zenit-2SB Launches Angosat-1

Update: RSC Energia has confirmed that they have lost contact with Angosat-1. Following its deployment into a geostationary transfer orbit, the satellite successfully established...
Twitter exploded with UFO hysteria following the launch of the Iridium-4 Falcon 9.

SpaceX Cause UFO Hysteria with Iridium-4 Launch

SpaceX successfully launched an additional 10 Iridium satellites aboard a flight-proven Falcon 9 rocket on December 23 at 01:27 GMT (17:27 PST on Dec....
The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency has successfully launched two climate research satellites.

VIDEO: JAXA Launch Two Climate Research Satellites

JAXA in conjunction with Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd successfully launched the Global Changing Observation Mission-Climate (GCOM-C) and Super Low Altitude Test Satellite (SLATS) climate...
SpaceX have opted to not recover the Falcon 9 first-stage booster from tomorrow's Iridium-4 launch.

SpaceX Will Not Attempt to Recover Booster from Iridium-4 Launch

SpaceX will not attempt to recover the Falcon 9 first-stage booster during tomorrow's Iridium-4 launch. After speculation arose online that the Falcon 9 launch...
Early Sunday morning, the three-man ISS Expedition 54-55 Crew launched aboard a Soyuz rocket.

ISS Expedition 54-55 Crew Launch Aboard Soyuz

Early yesterday morning, the International Space Station’s Expedition 54-55 Crew launched aboard a Soyuz MS-07 spacecraft. NASA’s Scott Tingle, Anton Shkaplerov of the Russian...
The CRS-13 payload has launched successfully aboard a SpaceX Falcon 9 from Space Launch Complex 40.

SpaceX Launch CRS-13 Aboard Flight-Proven Falcon 9

A 2,200-kilogram care package destined for the International Space Station (ISS) has successfully launched from Space Launch Complex 40 (SLC-40) at Cape Canaveral in...
Blue Origin complete test of their upgraded crew capsule launching aboard the company's New Shepard launch vehicle.

Blue Origin Launches New Shepard Vehicle With Next-Generation Crew Capsule

Blue Origin has quietly completed a launch of their New Shepard vehicle from the company’s West Texas testing site. The launch carried the company’s...

Arianespace Launch Four Additional Galileo Satellites

Four additional Galileo satellites launched aboard an Ariane 5 heavy-lift launcher yesterday from Ariane launch complex No. 3 (ELA 3) in Kourou, French Guiana....
The launch of Rocket Lab "Still Testing" Electron rocket was aborted just after first-stage engine ignition.

UPDATED: Rocket Lab Abort “Still Testing” Electron Rocket Test Launch

The launch of the “Still Testing” Electron rocket from the Mahia Peninsula in New Zealand was aborted by onboard computers immediately after first-stage ignition...
Algeria's first telecommunications satellite, Alcomsat-1 launches aboard a Chinese Long March 3B

Algeria Launches Alcomsat-1, the Country’s First Telecommunications Satellite

Algeria’s first telecommunications satellite built and developed by the China Great Wall Industry Corp. (CGWIC) has been successfully deployed. The Alcomsat-1 satellite was launched...

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Arianespace launch PRISMA satellite aboard Vega rocket.

Arianespace Orbits 600th Payload Deploying PRISMA Earth Observation Satellite

Arianespace has successfully launched The PRISMA Earth observation satellite for the Italian Space Agency. The satellite was the 600th successfully deployed by the French...
The US Postal Service has released a pair of commemorative Apollo 11 stamps.

US Postal Service Announce Commemorative Apollo 11 Stamps

The US Postal Service (USPS) has announced a range of commemorative Apollo 11 stamps to celebrate the mission’s 50th anniversary. In a press release published...
Reports indicate that NASA will push the uncrewed test flight of the Boeing Starliner from April to August.

Boeing’s Uncrewed Starliner Mission Likely to Slip to August

According to Reuters, NASA is preparing to announce that the uncrewed test flight of the Boeing Starliner spacecraft will slip from April to August....
SpaceX has revealed that the company plans to begin Starship Hopper tests this week.

SpaceX to Conduct First Starship Hopper Test This Week

A public notice has revealed SpaceX plan to begin Starship Hopper tests tomorrow. The tests will involve short “hops” that will allow the company...
Omega release commemorative Apollo 11 Speedmaster.

Omega Release Limited Edition Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Speedmaster

To commemorate the 50th anniversary of NASA’s Apollo 11 mission to the Moon, Omega has released a limited edition remake of a watch presented...