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Sen. Heinrich said he continued to support efforts in Congress to fund development of a replacement for the RD-180 rocket engine despite a joint venture by Blue Origin and ULA to develop such an...
Many industry officials expect Orbital to use a solid-fueled motor built by ATK.
The operator of an underutilized Alaska launch site is offering more than $20 million to launch companies in a bid to attract a larger class of launch vehicles.
India’s Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle lifted off at 1:32 a.m. local time from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota carrying the 1,425 kilogram-IRNSS-1C satellite.
Four O3b Networks broadband satellites are likely to be launched in mid-December aboard a Europeanized Russian Soyuz rocket.
65th International Astronautical Congress | Commercial Licenses, Waivers Needed for Orion Test Flight
The upcoming launch of NASA’s first Orion spacecraft requires the use of commercial launch and re-entry licenses and risk levels several times higher than normally allowed.
Soyuz Team Takes Steps To Prevent Repeat of Galileo Launch Failure, including the Premature Celebration
The one-hour delay will give Arianespace enough time to collate data from satellite tracking stations to determine their exact position.
Orbital has delayed launch of its third paid cargo mission to the international space station to Oct. 24 from Oct. 20.
JAXA and MHI launched the nation’s next-generation Himawari-8 weather satellite.
A pause in powered test flights of Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo suborbital vehicle will end “imminently” as the company plans to take official possession of the vehicle and receive its launch...