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Aerospace wins Nasa grant to develop paper-thin spacecraft concept that clears space debris Thursday, June 09, 2016 US-based technical and scientific research, development, and advisory services provider, Aerospace has secured a Nasa grant to develop Brane Craft, an extremely thin spacecraft concept that...

Airbus Defence and Space builds PerúSAT-1 satellite Wednesday, June 08, 2016 Airbus Defence and Space has completed the integration of PerúSAT-1, Peru’s first Earth observation...

Nasa selects Blue Origin for suborbital flight services Monday, June 06, 2016 Nasa has selected US-based aerospace company Blue Origin to integrate and fly technology payloads near the boundary of space on the company’s New Shepard suborbital...

Airbus Defence and Space secures ESA contract to develop lunar landing system Friday, June 03, 2016 Airbus Defence and Space has won a contract from the European Space Agency (ESA) to develop a system, which will ensure the safe and precise landing of Russia’s Luna-Resource lunar lander onto...

Lockheed Martin completes technical review of Arabsat 6A and Hellas-Sat-4/SaudiGeoSat-1 satellites Thursday, June 02, 2016 Lockheed Martin, Saudi Arabia's Arab Satellite Communications Organization (Arabsat) and King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST) have completed a comprehensive technical review...

Funding agreed for Prestwick’s aerospace and space hub sectors Thursday, June 02, 2016 South Ayrshire Council in Scotland, UK along with Scottish Enterprise has agreed to jointly fund a two-year support package of £240,000 in order to develop Prestwick as an aerospace and space...

China launches Ziyuan III 02 mapping satellite Wednesday, June 01, 2016 China has launched a new civilian high-resolution mapping satellite, Ziyuan III 02, into space from Taiyuan Satellite Launch Centre in the Shanxi...

Russia launches Glonass-M navigation satellite Tuesday, May 31, 2016 Russia has launched a Glonass-M navigation satellite from the launch pad of Plesetsk cosmodrome located in the Arkhangelsk...

Deep Space Industries and SFL to build Pathfinder small satellites for HawkEye 360 Thursday, May 26, 2016 US-based space technology provider Deep Space Industries and Canada's University of Toronto Space Flight Laboratory (SFL) have been selected to build HawkEye 360’s Pathfinder small...

Arianespace launches Galileos 13 and 14 satellites Wednesday, May 25, 2016 Arianespace has launched a pair of satellites into space as part of the Galileo satellite navigation system for European Space Agency...

ExoMars spacecraft completes in-orbit commissioning review Wednesday, May 25, 2016 The ExoMars spacecraft by the Thales Alenia Space joint venture (JV) has completed its in-orbit commissioning review...

Lockheed Martin deliver OSIRIS-REx spacecraft to launch site in US Tuesday, May 24, 2016 Aerospace company Lockheed Martin has delivered Nasa's OSIRIS-Rex asteroid sampling spacecraft to its launch site at Kennedy Space Center, Florida,...

Vector Space Systems tests second stage engine for launch vehicle Monday, May 23, 2016 US-based microsatellite space platform enterprise Vector Space Systems has completed testing of the company’s second stage engine for its launch vehicle at Mojave,...

ISRO to launch indigenous space shuttle Tuesday, May 17, 2016 The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is preparing to launch the Reusable Launch Vehicle - Technology Demonstrator (RLV-TD) space shuttle, which has been developed by the country’s...

SSL to provide communications satellite to Intelsat Monday, May 16, 2016 US-based commercial satellite manufacturer Space Systems Loral (SSL) has been chosen to provide a high-power communications satellite for...

SSL delivers BRIsat satellite to launch site Wednesday, May 11, 2016 Satellite manufacturer Space Systems Loral (SSL) has delivered the BRIsat satellite to its launch site at the European Spaceport in Kourou, French...

SpaceX launches communications satellite for SKY Perfect JSAT Monday, May 09, 2016 SpaceX has launched a communications satellite, JCSAT-14, into a geostationary transfer orbit (GTO) on behalf of Sky Perfect JSAT, a Japan-based satellite...

Airbus Defence and Space to build Biomass satellite for ESA Wednesday, May 04, 2016 Airbus Defence and Space has signed an agreement with the European Space Agency (ESA) to build its next Earth Explorer mission, called Biomass....

ISRO launches seventh navigation satellite IRNSS-1G Friday, April 29, 2016 The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has launched IRNSS-1G, the seventh and final navigational satellite in the Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System (IRNSS) from the Satish...

SpaceX plans to launch March mission in 2018 Thursday, April 28, 2016 US-based aerospace manufacturer Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX) and Nasa are planning to launch an unmanned Dragon spacecraft to Mars by...

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