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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...
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...
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...

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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...
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...
Voyager 2 has become only the second spacecraft to ever escape the Sun's heliosphere and enter interstellar space.

Voyager 2 Joins its Counterpart in Interstellar Space

NASA’s Voyager team has confirmed that Voyager 2 has become the second spacecraft to exit the Sun’s Heliosphere and enter interstellar space. Voyager 2...
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...