spacecraft

UAE Mars mission on track for a 2020 launch

Posted in Science on 29th Jan, 2017
by Alex Muller

Hope spacecraft to inspire Arab region to generate knowledge, mission specialist says.

SpaceX will launch fully automated docking ring to space station

Posted in Hardware on 15th Jul, 2016
by Alex Muller

A metallic ring big enough for astronauts and cargo to fit through is scheduled to fly to the International Space Station in July.

New horizons gets the green light from NASA to explore a world beyond pluto

Posted in Hardware on 6th Jul, 2016
by Alex Muller

New Horizons, that showed us Pluto up close for the first time, received NASA approval to forge ahead to an ancient target beyond Pluto.

SpaceX to send 3 unmanned missions to Mars leading to a manned mission

Posted in Science on 4th Jun, 2016
by Alex Muller

SpaceX to send an unmanned mission to Mars using the Dragon V2 starting in 2018 and launch a rocket to Mars every 26 months.

India launches mini space shuttle

Posted in Hardware on 23rd May, 2016
by Alex Muller

India has launched an unmanned model space shuttle, joining the race to develop reusable spacecraft.