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  • 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 yesterday with the successful test by SpaceX of the launch abort system for its Dragon crew capsule.


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  • US Air Force X-37B returns to orbit on Atlas V


    ​The US Air Force has announced the successful launch of its Boeing X-37B Orbital Test Vehicle aboard an Atlas V...


  • 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...


  • AUVSI: Exelis to provide UAV ATC system to four test sites


    Exelis has entered into agreements with four of six of the US Federal Aviation Administration-mandated unmanned air...


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  • US Air Force X-37B returns to orbit on Atlas V

    News | 20 May 2015 22:50 | James Drew

    ​The US Air Force has announced the successful launch of its Boeing X-37B Orbital Test Vehicle aboard an Atlas V rocket today from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/US-Air-Force-X-37B-returns-to-orbit-on-Atlas-V-412615/
  • 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/
  • AUVSI: NASA set to test UAV air traffic system in August

    News | 06 May 2015 13:16 | Stephen Trimble

    ​In August NASA will begin testing the first in a four-part series of web-based air traffic management capabilities for a growing fleet of commercial unmanned air systems in the USA, an agency official said on 5 May.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AUVSI-NASA-set-to-test-UAV-air-traffic-system-in-August-411967/
  • AUVSI: Exelis to provide UAV ATC system to four test sites

    News | 04 May 2015 20:00 | Beth Stevenson

    Exelis has entered into agreements with four of six of the US Federal Aviation Administration-mandated unmanned air vehicle test sites to provide them with the Symphony RangeVue UAV air traffic management system.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AUVSI-Exelis-to-provide-UAV-ATC-system-to-four-test-sites-411888/
  • AUVSI: K-Max carries out medical evacuation demo

    News | 04 May 2015 16:38 | Beth Stevenson

    Lockheed Martin and Kaman Aerospace have further demonstrated the teaming capability of their K-Max unmanned rotorcraft by carrying out a medical evacuation of a patient after being cued by an unmanned ground vehicle.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AUVSI-K-Max-carries-out-medical-evacuation-demo-411880/
  • 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/