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NASA have successfully completed a supersonic parachute opening for the Mars 2020 mission.

NASA Performs Supersonic Parachute Testing for Mars 2020 Mission

The parachute that will safely guide the Mars 2020 rover down to the Red Planet’s surface has successfully completed its first supersonic opening. The...
Three Jilin Earth imaging satellite have been successfully launched from Taiyuan space center in China.

Three Chinese Jilin Satellites Deployed Successfully

Three Earth imaging satellites were successfully deployed into orbit at an altitude of around 500 kilometres. The three satellite, Jilin 1-04, Jilin 1-05 and...
The JPSS-1 weather satellite has been successfully deployed by a ULA Delta II launch vehicle.

United Launch Alliance Deploy JPSS-1 Weather Satellite

United Launch Alliance (ULA) has successfully deployed the JPSS-1 weather satellite into orbit. According to an official NASA press release, the satellite is, “the...
SpaceX have indefinitely delayed the launch of the classified US government payload, Zuma.

Mysterious SpaceX Zuma Launch Delayed Indefinitely

The mysterious Zuma Falcon 9 launch has been indefinitely delayed with SpaceX officials citing safety concerns. The launch provider has stated that concerns were...
Orbital ATK has successfully launched their OA-8 Cygnus spacecraft.

Orbital ATK Successfully Launches OA-8 Cygnus Spacecraft

An Orbital ATK Antares carrying the S.S. Gene Cernan OA-8 Cygnus spacecraft successfully launched from Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia on Sunday, November 12....
Morocco's Mohammed VI A satellite Aboard an Arianespace Vega Launch Vehicle.

Arianespace Deploy Morocco’s Mohammed VI A Satellite

Arianespace has deployed the Mohammed VI A satellite into a sun-synchronous orbit following a successful launch of their smallest rocket, the Vega. The rocket...
Preparations for the launch of NASA's JPSS-1 satellite are underway.

JPSS-1 Launch Details Revealed by NASA and ULA

Officials from NASA and the United Launch Alliance have confirmed JPSS-1 launch details as preparations for the mission continue. JPSS-1 is the culmination of...
Orbital ATK successfully deploy SkySat and Dove satellites aboard brand new Minotaur-C launch vehicle.

SkySat and Dove Satellites Launch Aboard Orbital ATK Minotaur-C

Orbital ATK has successfully deployed 10 SkySat and Dove satellites into orbit. Yesterday’s launch from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California was the first...
The Koreasat 5A satellite has been successfully deployed into orbit following a 16th flawless SpaceX Falcon 9 launch for 2017.

SpaceX Successfully Deploy KT SAT Koreasat 5A Satellite

SpaceX has successfully deployed the Koreasat 5A satellite into orbit following a flawless launch of their Falcon 9 vehicle. The launch brings SpaceX’s tally...
SpaceX have successfully completed a hot fire test of its Falcon 9 engines ahead of Monday's Koreasat 5A launch.

SpaceX Complete Test-Fire Ahead of Monday’s Koreasat 5A Launch

SpaceX engineers have successfully test-fired the Falcon 9’s engines in preparation for Monday’s Koreasat 5A launch. Following the successful test, the Falcon 9 was...

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The Fisher Space Pen company has released a commemorative Apollo 11 space pen.

Fisher Release $700 Commemorative Apollo 11 Pen

The Fisher Space Pen company has released a limited-edition pen to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission to the Moon. Fisher...
Budweiser release a commemorative Apollo 11 Moon landing beer.

Budweiser Release Limited-Edition Commemorative Apollo 11 Beer

Budweiser has released a limited-edition beer to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Moon landing. According to the company, the Discovery Reserve American Red...
A SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft has suffered a catastrophic failure during testing.

Video: Crew Dragon Spacecraft Suffers Catastrophic Failure During Testing

A SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft has suffered a catastrophic failure that has reportedly “all but destroyed” the vehicle. The failure occurred during testing of...
The wreckage of Falcon Heavy core booster B1055 returns to port.

Wreckage of the Falcon Heavy Core that Toppled Over in Rough Seas Returns to...

The wreckage of the Falcon Heavy core booster that toppled over in rough seas last week has returned to port at Cape Canaveral. The...
Christina Koch's 328-day stay aboard the International Space Station will break the record for the longest single spaceflight by a woman

NASA Announce Record-Setting Extended ISS Stay for Christina Koch

NASA and the agency’s International Space Station (ISS) partners have announced a revised crew schedule that will see Christina Koch remain onboard the station...