Posted by News Desk on 23 Mar 2023 in Space News
Relativity Space, a startup that aims to revolutionize the space industry with 3D-printed rockets, suffered a partial setback on Wednesday night when its first orbital launch attempt ended short of achieving all mission goals.
Posted by News Desk on 22 Mar 2023 in Space News
SpaceX CEO Elon Musk says that some of the company’s new Starlink V2 Mini satellites are experiencing problems and will have to be deorbited. He made the announcement on Twitter on March 22, responding to questions from satellite observers who noticed unusual orbital behavior of the spacecraft.
Posted by News Desk on 18 Mar 2023 in Space News
SpaceX launched two communication satellites for SES, a Luxembourg-based satellite operator, on a Falcon 9 rocket on Friday, March 17, 2023. Earlier they launched a mission that deployed 52 Starlink internet satellites from Vandenberg Space Force Base in California.
Posted by News Desk on 17 Mar 2023 in Space News
China has launched a new Earth observation satellite into geostationary orbit on March 17, 2023. The satellite, named Gaofen-13-02, was carried by a Long March 3B rocket from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in Sichuan province at 08:33 UTC.
Posted by News Desk on 16 Mar 2023 in Space News
Rocket Lab has delivered two satellites for Capella Space, a U.S. company that provides high-resolution radar imagery of Earth, into orbit on 16 March 2023.
Posted by News Desk on 12 Sep 2022 in Space News
Blue Origin’s New Shepard Mission NS-23 experienced a propulsion anomaly after launch 12 September 2022 shortly before reaching max q, leading to a mid-flight abort.