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  • Russia's new Angara 1.2 launcher available for booking from 2017


    ​A Russian space programme dogged by recent launch failures and an impending budget cut got a boost this week, with the formal opening of flight sales for its new Angara 1.2 light- to medium-lift launch vehicle.


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  • Russia's new Angara 1.2 launcher available for booking from 2017


    ​A Russian space programme dogged by recent launch failures and an impending budget cut got a boost this week, with the...


  • PARIS: ESA set for another virtuoso performance


    ​After a dozen years as head of the European Space Agency, Jean-Jacques Dordain made his last air show appearance as...


  • Italy's Cristoforetti sets space endurance records


    A month later than planned, Samantha Cristoforetti (of Italy), Anton Shkaplerov (Russia) and Terry Virts (USA; pictured...


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  • Russia's new Angara 1.2 launcher available for booking from 2017

    News | 23 Jul 2015 14:40 | Dan Thisdell

    ​A Russian space programme dogged by recent launch failures and an impending budget cut got a boost this week, with the formal opening of flight sales for its new Angara 1.2 light- to medium-lift launch vehicle.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Russias-new-Angara-12-launcher-available-for-booking-from-2017-414952/
  • SpaceX disaster 'looks like structural failure'

    News | 21 Jul 2015 07:34 | Dan Thisdell

    ​SpaceX's Falcon 9 rockets will be grounded until at least September, as the company continues to study the cause of its 29 June launch failure.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/SpaceX-disaster-looks-like-structural-failure-414818/
  • ANALYSIS: Aiming for 90,000ft with Perlan 2 glider

    News | 10 Jul 2015 09:41 | Howard Slutsken

    ​Making its debut at EAA AirVenture 2015 is a new aircraft that’s destined to shatter records: a remarkable glider called Airbus Perlan Mission IIhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Aiming-for-90000ft-with-Perlan-2-glider-414257/
  • SpaceX mission failure ‘won't stop space station flights’

    News | 29 Jun 2015 17:56 | Dan Thisdell

    Flights to the International Space Station are expected to continue as scheduled despite the total loss of Sunday’s resupply mission, though it may be months before SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rockets can return to flight.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/SpaceX-mission-failure-wont-stop-space-station-flights-414124/
  • PARIS: ESA set for another virtuoso performance

    News | 15 Jun 2015 09:15 | Dan Thisdell

    ​After a dozen years as head of the European Space Agency, Jean-Jacques Dordain made his last air show appearance as director general – and with replacement-in-waiting Johann-Dietrich “Jan” Wörner at his side the duo made it abundantly clear that the show will go on.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PARIS-ESA-set-for-another-virtuoso-performance-413628/
  • Italy's Cristoforetti sets space endurance records

    News | 11 Jun 2015 15:22 | Dan Thisdell

    A month later than planned, Samantha Cristoforetti (of Italy), Anton Shkaplerov (Russia) and Terry Virts (USA; pictured right to left) returned safely to Kazakhstan on 11 June, following a 3h ride from the International Space Station in their Soyuz capsule (pictured prior to undocking).http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Italys-Cristoforetti-sets-space-endurance-records-413418/