CAPE CANAVERAL, FLORIDA – After a temporary delay due to a “bad amplifier card in a hydraulic accumulator” […]
Featured Image: A “streak shot” of the launch of Solar Orbiter from Cape Canaveral (Image credit: Next Horizons […]
Featured Image: Solar Orbiter is removed from it’s shipping container in November 2019. (Image credit: NASA/Kim Shiflett) The […]
Space tourism. The very term sounds like something from the far distant future. However, it is currently 2020, and this year could very well be the year in which the super-wealthy begin travelling to space as tourists. Both Virgin Galactic and Blue Origin seem to be on the cusp of bringing untrained, untested, but extremely wealthy individuals to space, if even for only a few moments. How did we get to this point, and what does the future hold for those who wish to “boldly go” to the edge of space, or even beyond?
SpaceX has announced plans to build a mobile launch gantry at Cape Canaveral Launch Complex 39A. Why do they need it? Can there be more uses?
CAPE CANAVERAL, FLORIDA – On a Dec. 21 teleconference, NASA and Boeing detailed plans to return the CST-100 […]
TAIYUAN SATELLITE LAUNCH CENTER, CHINA – On Friday morning, Dec. 20 (local time), China once again successfully launched […]
There is inaccurate reporting in spaceflight news, consumer beware!
CAPE CANAVERAL, FLORIDA – After a perfect launch aboard an ULA Atlas V rocket, the CST-100 Starliner, operated […]
The Atlas V N22 is in the final preparations for the OFT (Orbital Flight Test) for the Starliner. […]