Lots of cargo and crew missions, Starship tests> teslamag.de

A year with many missions really began for SpaceX when on January 8, 2021 a Falcon 9 rocket brought the communications satellite Türksat 5A into earth orbit. By mid-December, 27 more launches of the Falcon 9 rocket followed as SpaceX’s reliable workhorse. By the end of the year, the number of launches after the latest … Read more

Polish accents in the proposals for new NASA scientific missions

Arcus i Gamow Explorer These are two proposals for space missions prepared by NASA teams, in which Polish participation was recognized. In the announcement of December 10 this year. The Polish Space Agency indicates that it has negotiated the participation of Polish scientists in these endeavors. The indigenous involvement in the proposed new MIDEX missions … Read more

Rocket Lab to Launch Three Dedicated Electron Missions for Earth Imaging Company Synspective

LONG BEACH, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Rocket Lab USA, Inc. (“Rocket Lab” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: RKLB), a leading launch provider and space systems company, has today announced it has signed a deal with Japanese Earth imaging company Synspective to carry out three dedicated Electron launches. The first two missions are scheduled for lift-off from Rocket Lab Launch … Read more

The Best New STEM Education Resources from NASA-JPL in 2021 – Edu News

In 2021, we added nearly 80 STEM education resources to our online catalog of lessons, activities, articles, and videos for educators, students, and families. The resources feature NASA’s latest missions exploring Earth, the Moon, Mars, asteroids, the Solar System and the universe beyond. Here are the 10 resources our audiences visited most this year. NASA’s … Read more

Spaceship for Venus, satellite to study asteroid Apophis: Europe announces 11 new missions

The European Space Agency on Thursday announced 11 new ideas to go deeper into space from the atmosphere of Venus to the surface of Mars. The ideas have been selected from over 200 submissions to include innovative concepts to explore the region beyond Earth. The agency said that the 11 activities cover an exciting range … Read more

Concepts of extraterrestrial missions to suit higher ambitions. POLSA selected the contractors

Among those indicated on November 10 this year contractors of the Polish Space Agency (POLSA) were both enterprises and research and development centers, mainly within the notified target consortia. The indicated topics of implementation are divided into parts – from I to IV, corresponding to: scientific missions in the field of observational astronomy, celestial body … Read more

SpaceLand’s Mars-gravity, Moon-gravity and Zero-Gravity Research and Educational Flight Missions

SpaceLand Africa Ltd is successfully following on its license from the USA Government for the Spaceport qualification study, in synergy with NASA’s new Space Shuttle program, possibly addressing the Mauritius airport as a candidate landing destination for glider-like (namely, pollution-free) re-entry operations from Space. This follows on the United Nations and International Astronautical Federation (IAF)’s … Read more

Citizen Astronauts from Blue Origin, SpaceX, and Virgin Galactic Commercial Space Missions to Appear Together at 2021 ASCEND in Las Vegas

RESTON, Va., Oct. 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Astronauts from the three different commercial space experiences that occurred in 2021 will appear on stage together in Las Vegas on Monday, 15 November, during 2021 ASCEND. ASCEND is the interdisciplinary community focused on building humanity’s off-world future faster, powered by AIAA. Confirmed speakers include: Blue Origin … Read more