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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...
China are developing a recoverable satellite they hope to launch in the first half on 2018.

China to Offer Retrievable Reusable Satellites by 2019

China is in the final stages of developing a reusable next-generation retrievable satellite. The first satellite is currently undergoing testing, integration and assembly ahead...
Chinese officials have announced that the Long March 5 rocket would return to service in January 2019.

Long March 5 to Return to Service in January 2019

China’s Long March 5 heavy-lift rocket is set to return to service in January 2019. The Long March 5 is China’s largest launch vehicle. The...
The Hubble Space Telescope has entered into a safe mode following the failure of a gyro.

Gyro Failure Forces Hubble Space Telescope into Safe Mode

The Hubble Space Telescope entered safe mode on Friday, October 5 following a gyro failure. The telescope is, however, expected to return to service...
SpaceX Crew Dragon 2 and Boeing Starliner commercial crew test flights slip to 2019.

Commercial Crew Test Flights Slip to 2019

NASA officials have confirmed that both SpaceX and Boeing commercial crew test flights have been delayed. The revised dates shift all four test flights...
Lockheed Martin reveal plans to build 62-ton lunar lander.

Lockheed Martin Propose Massive Lunar Lander

Defense giant Lockheed Martin has unveiled plans to build a massive lunar lander that could accommodate a crew of 4 for up to two...
United Launch Alliance has selected the Blue Origin BE-4 engine to power the first stage of their Vulcan Centaur launch vehicle.

Billionaire Startup Beats Out Industry Stalwart for ULA Engine Contract

United Launch Alliance has selected the Blue Origin BE-4 engine to power their Vulcan Centaur launch vehicle. The announcement comes at the expense of...
China unveil Chang'e-4 rover details and announce competition to name the rover.

China Release Shortlist of 10 Names for the Chang’e 4 Lunar Rover

A 10-name shortlist for the Chang’e 4 lunar rover has been released following the close of a public contest. A final decision on the...

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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...
SpaceX are set to launch a flight-proven Falcon 9 rocket on its third mission for the first time ever.

SpaceX Set to Launch a Flight-Proven Falcon 9 on its Third Mission

Early next week, SpaceX plans to launch a Falcon 9 booster on its third mission for the first time. The launch will take the...
India's space agency ISRO has succesfully launched the GSAT-29 communications satellite aboard their most powerful launche vehicle the GSLV MK.3.

GSLV Mk.3 Test Success Boosts India’s Lunar Ambitions

India’s national space agency has successfully launched their final GSLV MK.3 test mission deploying the GSAT-19 communications satellite. The rocket’s first operational mission, scheduled...
South Korea are set to launch a KSLV-II suborbital test vehicle from their Naro Space Center on 28 November 2018.

South Korea Prepare to Launch Suborbital Test Vehicle

South Korea has announced plans to launch a suborbital test vehicle on November 28. The vehicle is a test of what will become the...
Rocket Lab has successfully launched their second orbital mission, It's Business Time.

Rocket Lab Successfully Launches Second Orbital Mission

New Zealand-based launch provider Rocket Lab has successfully performed their second orbital launch. The mission, dubbed “It’s Business Time”, deployed seven individual payloads for...