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The French CSO-1 spy satellite has been successfully launched aboard a Russian Soyuz-ST rocket by launch provider, Arianespace

France Launch Spy Satellite Aboard Russian Soyuz-ST Rocket

Arianespace has successfully launched the French CSO-1 spy satellite aboard a Russian Soyuz-ST rocket. The launch was Arianespace’s 11th and last orbital mission for...
India has successfully launched their GSAT-7A communications satellite aboard a GSLV MkII.

India Launch GSAT-7A Air Force Communications Satellite

India has successfully launched the GSAT-7A communications satellite aboard a GSLV MkII. The launch was the third successful orbital mission the country has launched...
Rocket Lab launches NASA's ELaNa-19 mission successfully deploying 10 CubeSats.

Rocket Lab Launches Flock of NASA CubeSats

Just over a month after their last launch, small launch vehicle provider Rocket Lab has successfully deployed a flock of NASA CubeSats. The mission...
China has successfully launched their historic Chang’e-4 lunar mission to the far side of the moon.

China Launch Mission to Far Side of the Moon

China successfully launched a landmark lunar mission over the weekend. The Chang’e-4 lander will attempt the world’s first soft landing on the far side...
China launch their 35th orbital mission of 2018 deploying the SaudiSat-5A and 5B satellites and several microsatellites.

China Launch Saudi Earth Observation Satellites

China has launched two Earth observation satellites for Saudi Arabia. The launch was China’s 35th of 2018 with the 36th currently scheduled to liftoff...
SpaceX CEO shared videos of the Falcon 9 CRS-16 mishap on Twitter.

Musk Shares CRS-16 Booster Mishap Footage

Following yesterday’s launch of the 16th SpaceX ISS resupply mission, a Block 5 Falcon 9 booster took an unexpected swim. SpaceX had planned for...
SpaceX are set to launch a flight-proven Falcon 9 rocket on its third mission for the first time ever.

SpaceX Launch CRS-16 and Lose Block 5 Booster

SpaceX has launched their 16th Commercial Resupply Services (CRS-16) mission. The Falcon 9 launched from Cape Canaveral in Florida at 18:16 UTC (13:16 EST)....
SpaceX has successfully launched Spaceflight Industries' SSO-A: SmallSat Express mission deploying 64 small satellites.

SpaceX Launch Record-Breaking Falcon 9 Mission

SpaceX has made history launching a Falcon 9 first stage for the third time. The launch deployed 64 small satellites for rideshare provider, Spaceflight...
The International Space Station Expedition 58 crew has succesfully launched aboard the Soyuz MS-11 spacecraft.

Crewed Soyuz Launches Resume Following MS-10 Mishap

Crewed Soyuz missions have resumed with the launch of the ISS Expedition 58 crew aboard the Soyuz MS-11 spacecraft. NASA’s Anne McClain, Oleg Kononenko...
Three military satellites launched aboard a Rokot launch vehicle this morning for the for the Russian Ministry of Defense.

Three Military Satellites Launch Aboard Russian Rokot vehicle

Early this morning, three satellites were launched aboard a Rokot launch vehicle for the Russian Ministry of Defense. The three-stage Rokot launch vehicle lifted...

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NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine has expressed the agency's desire to return to the moon as soon as possible.

NASA Aims to Return to the Moon This Year

NASA has revealed an ambitious plan to return to the moon this year with help from commercial partners. The announcement came during a briefing at...
NASA plans to map the sky with the Spectro-Photometer for the History of the Universe, Epoch of Reionization and Ices Explorer (SPHEREx).

NASA Plans to Explore Millions of Galaxies with SPHEREx Spacecraft

NASA has announced a new mission that will attempt to map the sky in order to survey millions of galaxies. The agency hopes data...
NASA has official announced they will stop recovery efforts to revive the Mars Exploration Rover (MER) Opportunity

NASA Officially Say Goodbye to Mars Opportunity Rover

During a briefing at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in California, agency officials announced that the Mars Exploration Rover, Opportunity has officially gone silent. The...
The Department of Defense has announced a review of the SpaceX Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle-class certification

DOD to Review Air Force Certification of SpaceX Falcon Launch Vehicles

The Departement of Defense Inspector General has announced it plans to review the Air Force’s decision to award the SpaceX Falcon 9 and Heavy...
To commemorate the opening of its new headwaters, Orbex has unveiled their Prime upper rocket stage.

Orbex Unveils Prime Rocket Stage with 3-D Printed Engine

At a glitzy VIP event to commemorate the opening of their new headquarters, small launch vehicle developer Orbex unveiled their Prime upper rocket stage....