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Sierra Nevada Corporation has recieved approval from NASA to begin production of their Dream Chaser spacecraft.

NASA Approve Production of Dream Chaser Spacecraft

Sierra Nevada Corporation has successfully completed NASA’s Integration Review 4 (IR4), the final hurdle before starting production of the company's Dream Chaser spacecraft. With...
Russian cosmonauts Oleg Kononenko and Sergey Prokopyev complete almost 8-hour spacewalk to inspect the Soyuz MS-09 spacecraft.

Russian Cosmonauts Tear into Soyuz MS-09 Spacecraft During Spacewalk

During an almost 8-hour spacewalk, Russian cosmonauts used a knife and shears to inspect the damaged Soyuz MS-09 spacecraft. The inspection comes ahead of...
NASA has confirmed that the uncrewed SpaceX Crew Dragon launch is scheduled for January 7, 2019.

NASA Confirm January Launch Date for SpaceX Crew Dragon Flight

NASA has confirmed that the first Commercial Crew Program test flight is expected to launch on January 7, 2019. The uncrewed SpaceX Crew Dragon...
Elon Musk announced on Twitter that SpaceX has redesigned the BFR and scrapped planned upgrades to the Falcon 9 upper stage.

Musk Hints at New BFR Design Updates

SpaceX founder and CEO, Elon Musk hinted on Twitter that the company had again redesigned the much-anticipated BFR vehicle. At the same time, Musk...
Rocket Lab has secured an addtional $140 million in fuding during a Series E financing round.

Rocket Lab Secures $140 Million in Additional Funding

Rocket Lab has announced a successful Series E financing round. The small lunch vehicle provider has secured $140 million in funding to begin aggressively...
NASA's Launch Services Program has givent the SpaceX Falcon 9 its Category 3 certification.

Falcon 9 Receives NASA’s Highest Certification

NASA’s Launch Services Program (LSP) has awarded the SpaceX Falcon 9 with its Category 3 certification. The certification is NASA’s most prestigious and will...
SpaceX founder and CEO has announced the development of a min-BFR Ship upper stage for the Falcon 9 rocket.

SpaceX to Test BFS Hardware on Upgraded Falcon 9 Upper Stage

SpaceX founder and CEO, Elon Musk has revealed plans to build an upgraded Falcon 9 second stage to test hardware for BFR. Musk revealed...
During a recent interview with Recode, SpaceX CEO Elon Musk expressed his support for the creation of a Space Force.

Musk the Latest Industry Heavyweight to Support “Space Force”

In a recent interview with technology site Recode, SpaceX founder and CEO Elon Musk expressed his support for the creation of a “Space Force”....
The maiden launch of the ULA Vulcan rocket has slipped by more than a year to 2021.

Maiden ULA Vulcan Launch Slips to 2021

The maiden launch of the United Launch Alliance (ULA) Vulcan rocket is expected to slip by more than a year. ULA officials explained that...
NASA has confirmed that the faulty gyro on the Hubble Space Telescope appears to be operational once again.

NASA Makes Progress on Crippled Hubble

NASA officials have announced that the agency is making progress in resuming Hubble Space Telescope science operations. The telescope entered into safe mode on...

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Iran has failed to reach orbit loosing the Payam Earth observation satellite.

Iranian Satellite Launch Fails to Reach Orbit

Iran has recorded the first orbital rocket launch failure of 2019. Early reports from the country have confirmed that the Payam Earth observation microsatellite...
SpaceX has announced that it plans to lay off around 10% of the company's workforce.

SpaceX to Lay Off 10% of Workforce

Late Friday, it was revealed that SpaceX is planning to lay off around 10% of its workforce. In a statement, the company attributed a...
SpaceX launch Iridium-8 mission.

SpaceX Launch Final 10 Iridium NEXT Satellites

The final 10 Iridium NEXT satellites have been launched aboard a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket. The launch concludes an 8-launch deal that was signed...
SpaceX launch Iridium-8 mission.

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China prepare to launch the first orbital mission of 2019 aboard a Long March 3B rocket.

China Set to Launch First Orbital Mission of 2019

The first orbital mission of 2019 is set to be launched from Chinese shores later today. The launch is expected to deploy the Zhongxing-2D...