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SpaceX has delivered the NASA Crew-1 Crew Dragon spacecraft to Florida ahead of launch.

SpaceX Crew-1 Crew Dragon Spacecraft Arrives in Florida

The SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft that will be used for the first operational mission to the International Space Station arrived in Florida ahead of...
Blue Origin-led National Team deliver lunar lander engineering mockup to NASA's Johnson Space Center.

Blue Origin-Led Team Delivers Lunar Lander Mockup to NASA

A team of aerospace titans led by Blue Origin has delivered an engineering mockup of its proposed lunar lander to NASA’s Johnson Space Center....
Northrop Grumman Mission Extension Vehicle 2 (MEV-2) launched aboard Ariane 5.

Second Northrop Grumman Mission Extension Vehicle Launched

A second Northrop Grumman Mission Extension Vehicle was launched aboard an Ariane 5 rocket over the weekend. MEV-2 is expected to extend the lift...
The SpaceX TinTin B Starlink prototype satellite reentered Earth’s atmosphere.

SpaceX TinTin B Starlink Prototype Meets a Fiery End

One of a pair of SpaceX Starlink prototype satellites has met a fiery end burning up in Earth’s atmosphere after being actively deorbited. The TinTin...
Rocket Lab has announced it will return to flight with a new more capable Electron launch.

Electron to Return to Flight More Capable Than Ever

Four weeks after suffering an anomaly that resulted in the failure of the mission, the Rocket Lab Electron launch vehicle has been cleared to...
Virgin Galactic has announced plans to develop Mach 3 aircraft.

Virgin Galactic Surprises with Plans to Develop Mach 3 Aircraft

Virgin Galactic has announced plans to develop a new Mach-3 capable passenger aircraft. The aircraft will be capable of carrying 9 to 19 people...
NASA SpaceX Crew Dragon Demo-2 crew returns to Earth.

NASA SpaceX Demo-2 Mission Concludes with Safe Return of Astronauts

Two NASA astronauts that rode the maiden crewed Dragon spacecraft to the International Space Station (ISS) and back have safely returned to Earth. The...
Russian Progress MS-15 spacecraft delivered 2.5 tons of cargo.

Progress MS-15 Spacecraft Docks with Space Station After Tense Approach

A Russian Progress spacecraft has docked safely with the International Space Station (ISS) after a tense approach that left controllers considering a last-minute manual...
A SpaceX employee has posted the first unboxing and setup of a Starlink user terminal.

SpaceX Employee Posts First Starlink User Terminal Unboxing Video

A SpaceX employee posted a series of stories on Instagram showing the unboxing and setup of a Starlink user terminal. The unit is likely...
Virgin Galactic names former Disney executive Michael Colglazier as new CEO.

Virgin Galactic Appoints Former Disney Executive as New CEO

Virgin Galactic has announced that former Disney Executive, Michael Colglazier will take over as CEO from George Whitesides. Colglazier is expected to lead the...

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SpaceX scrub 13th Starlink mission and reschedule it to tomorrow.

Scrubbed SpaceX Starlink Launch Rescheduled to Friday

A SpaceX Falcon 9 mission that was set to carry 60 Starlink satellites to orbit today has been scrubbed due to a “recovery issues.”...
Dynetics completes human landing system test article.

Dynetics Complete Lunar Lander Test Article for NASA’s Artemis Program

A test article of the lunar lander being developed by Dynetics for NASA’s Artemis program has been completed. The mockup of the Dynetics lander...
JAXA has delayed maiden H3 flight to 2020.

Japan’s Next-Generation H3 Rocket has Engine Troubles

Japan has announced that the maiden flight of the country’s next-generation launch vehicle has been delayed after a “technical problem” plaguing the rocket’s first-stage...
Astra fails to reach orbit with first launch attempt.

Astra’s Maiden orbital Launch Ends in Failure

Small launch vehicle startup Astra's first orbital launch attempt has ended in failure. Preliminary data indicates that the failure was the result of a...
NASA has offered to pay for lunar soil and rocks.

NASA Offers Bounty to Commercial Partners for Moon Rocks

NASA has released a solicitation for commercial partners to submit proposals for the collection and return to Earth of Moon rocks. The agency intends...