SMAP Launch
Falcon 9 vertical on the launch pad prior to its CRS-4 mission. Credit: SpaceX
Nine Merlin 1D engines comprise the first stage of the Falcon 9 v1.1 rocket. Credit: SpaceX
Launch of NROL-35 from Vandenberg Air Force Base, California. Credit: ULA
In discussing the Soyuz decision, Elzbieta Bienkowska, the European Commission’s new space chief, said the priority should be getting Galileo in service as quickly as possible. Credit: Poland's Ministry of Infrastructure and Development
SpaceX released an animation Jan. 27 depicting its Falcon Heavy rocket lifting off from Kennedy's Launch Complex 39A. Credit: SpaceX screenshot
Antares rocket is seen during sunrise on the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport Pad-0A at the NASA Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia, April 21, 2013. Credit: NASA/Bill Ingalls
Illustration of The Planetary Society's LightSail spacecraft, designed to test solar sail technology. Credit: The Planetary Society
A ULA Atlas 5 carrying the third MUOS satellite for the United States Navy launched from Space Launch Complex-41 at 8:04 p.m. EST Jan. 20, 2015. Credit: ULA

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