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  • SpaceX mission failure ‘won't stop space station flights’


    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.


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  • 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...


  • SpaceX declares success in Dragon launch abort trial


    ​US dreams of regaining self-reliance when it comes to launching astronauts to space from 2017 came a step closer...


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  • 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/
  • ANALYSIS: Europe's space vision soars – out there and on the ground

    News | 08 Jun 2015 09:06 | Dan Thisdell

    ​By any standard, ESA enjoyed a glorious year in 2014 – but this year has not disappointedhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Europes-space-vision-soars-out-there-and-on-the-ground-412212/
  • SpaceX declares success in Dragon launch abort trial

    News | 07 May 2015 12:13 | Dan Thisdell

    ​US dreams of regaining self-reliance when it comes to launching astronauts to space from 2017 came a step closer yesterday with the successful test by SpaceX of the launch abort system for its Dragon crew capsule.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/SpaceX-declares-success-in-Dragon-launch-abort-trial-412064/
  • Budget crunch hits Russia's space programme (update)

    News | 30 Apr 2015 16:27 | Dan Thisdell

    ​Russia’s space programme has had a bad recent run, with an unmanned International Space Station (ISS) resupply ship left spinning out of control, the failure of an experimental military launcher and the apparent cancellation of a super-heavy-lift rocket programme owing to swingeing budget cuts.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Budget-crunch-hits-Russias-space-programme-update-411803/