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NASA has successfully completed an in-flight abort test of its Orion spacecraft.

NASA Complete Orion Spacecraft In-Flight Abort System Test

NASA has successfully demonstrated the Orion launch abort system’s ability to pull the spacecraft clear of a rocket in the event of an emergency....
Exos Aerospace launch third SARGE mission and recover the vehicle despite anomaly.

Exos Aerospace Recovers SARGE Vehicle Despite Anomaly

Exos Aerospace successfully recovered the SARGE launch vehicle over the weekend following a launch anomaly that forced the mission to be aborted seconds after...
Rocket Lab successfully launch Make it Rain mission.

Rocket Lab Launch Make it Rain Mission Deploying 7 Small Satellites

Rocket Lab has successfully launched seven small satellites aboard an Electron rocket earlier this morning. The mission, dubbed Make it Rain was launched from...
China Launch 46th BeiDou Navigation Satellite Aboard Long March 3B.

China Launch 46th BeiDou Navigation Satellite Aboard Long March 3B

China successfully launched a BeiDou navigation satellite aboard a Long March 3B late yesterday. The satellite is the 46th BeiDou satellite and the 21st...
SpaceX has successfully launched 25 payloads aboard the STP-2 Falcon Heavy mission.

SpaceX Launch Most Challenging Falcon Heavy Mission to Date

SpaceX launched its most challenging mission to date aboard a Falcon Heavy rocket from the historic Pad 39A at the Kennedy Space Centre earlier...
The Swedish Space Corporation has successfully launched 4 ESA experiments aboard the Maser 14 rocket.

Sweden Launch ESA Experiments Aboard Maser 14 Sounding Rocket

The Swedish Space Corporation (SSC) has successfully launched 400 kilograms of scientific experiments into space aboard the Maser 14 sounding rocket for the European...
The launch of the Atlas V AEHF-5 satellite for the US Air Force has been delayed due to a “vehicle battery failure”.

AEHF-5 Atlas V Launch Delayed Due to a “Vehicle Battery Failure”

An Atlas V mission that had been scheduled to launch on June 27 has been delayed until early July due to a “vehicle battery...
Arianespace launch a pair of communications satellites aboard Ariane 5 rocket.

Arianespace Launch AT&T and Eutelsat Communications Satellites

Arianespace launched its fifth mission of 2019 deploying a pair of communications satellites for AT&T and long-time customers Eutelsat. The T-16 and EUTELSAT 7C...
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...
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...

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NASA has proposed a spacecraft that would be powered by a 1,700-square-meter solar sail.

NASA Propose 1,700-Square-Meter Solar Sail Mission

NASA has proposed a deep space mission that would utilise a 1,700-square-meter solar sail to power a spacecraft that would measure the Sun’s magnetic...
SNC to launch Dream Chaser aboard Vulcan Centaur.

Dream Chaser to Launch Aboard Vulcan Centaur

Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) has selected the United Launch Alliance (ULA) Vulcan Centaur to launch the company’s Dream Chaser spacecraft for six International Space...
NASA has cleared the BEAM expandable module to remain on the ISS through to 2028.

NASA Clear BEAM Module to Remain on Space Station Through 2028

An experimental expandable module added to the International Space Station three years ago has been cleared by NASA to remain docked to the station...
Blue Origin has filed a protest over what it calls a “flawed” Air Force launch procurement process.

Blue Origin File Protest Over Air Force Launch Services Procurement

Blue Origin has filed a "pre-award" protest with the US Government Accountability Office over what it calls is a "flawed" Air Force launch services...
The Linkspace RLV-T5 demonstrator performed a 300-meter launch and landing test.

Linkspace Perform 300-Meter RLV-T5 Launch and Landing Test

Chinese small launch vehicle startup Linkspace Aerospace Technology Group has performed its most ambitious launch and landing test to date. The RLV-T5 tech demonstrator...