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Deep Space Industries plans to launch asteroid mining mission by 2020 Thursday, August 11, 2016 US-based Deep Space Industries (DSI) has unveiled its plan to launch a commercial interplanetary mining mission by...

Millennium Space Systems to use SSC Infinity solution for Altair launch Wednesday, August 10, 2016 US-based Millennium Space Systems has selected Swedish Space’s (SSC) ground operations services to launch its Altair spacecraft....

Three Australian research cubesats to launch from ISS Wednesday, August 10, 2016 Three Australian-built cubesats are to be launched to the International Space Station (ISS) in December aboard an Orbital ATK Antares rocket from Wallops Island, Virginia,...

Lockheed Martin and Nasa finalise deal for lunar imaging cubesat Tuesday, August 09, 2016 Lockheed Martin has finalised a deal with Nasa to deploy the SkyFire 6U cubesat, which is scheduled to be launched to the moon in 2018 aboard Orion’s Exploration Mission-1...

US approves Moon Express to send spacecraft to Moon Thursday, August 04, 2016 The US Government has approved a proposal by private space company Moon Express to send a robotic spacecraft to the Moon next...

ILS to launch KOMPSAT-6 satellite for Korea Aerospace Research Institute Tuesday, August 02, 2016 Launch service provider International Launch Services (ILS) has secured a contract to launch Korea Aerospace Research Institute’s (KARI) Korea Multi-Purpose Satellite (Arirang) 6...

SSL to supply two high-power satellites to SiriusXM Monday, August 01, 2016 Space Systems Loral (SSL) has been selected to provide two high-power satellites to US-based radio company Sirius XM Holdings...

SSL delivers Intelsat 36 satellite to launch site in French Guiana Thursday, July 28, 2016 Commercial satellites provider Space Systems Loral (SSL) has delivered its new Intelsat 36 communications satellite to its launch site at the European Spaceport in Kourou, French...

Australia’s nbn to launch Sky Muster II satellite in October Monday, July 25, 2016 Australia's National Broadband Network (nbn) is set to launch its second satellite into space in...

Thales completes satellite construction for Inmarsat’s European Aviation Network Friday, July 22, 2016 Thales Alenia Space has completed the construction and related sub-system tests of a satellite, which will provide in-flight connectivity for Inmarsat’s European Aviation Network...

Vector Space Systems completes Garvey Spacecraft acquisition Thursday, July 21, 2016 Micro satellite space launch company Vector Space Systems has completed the acquisition of Garvey Spacecraft in a move to help improve micro satellite launch...

NASA selects five companies for Mars orbiter concept studies Tuesday, July 19, 2016 NASA has chosen five aerospace companies to conduct four-month concept studies for a potential future Mars orbiter mission....

SpaceX launches ninth cargo flight to ISS Monday, July 18, 2016 US-based aerospace company SpaceX has launched its Dragon cargo craft on a Falcon Nine rocket from Space Launch Complex 40 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida as part of the...

SSL delivers JCSAT-16 satellite to launch site in US Thursday, July 14, 2016 Commercial satellites provider Space Systems Loral (SSL) has delivered the new JCSAT-16 communication satellite to its launch site at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida,...

Three new crew members on way to International Space Station Thursday, July 07, 2016 Three new crew members are travelling to the International Space Station (ISS) after launching from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on Wednesday....

Nasa's Juno spacecraft placed into elliptical polar orbit around Jupiter Tuesday, July 05, 2016 Nasa's Juno spacecraft was placed into elliptical polar orbit around Jupiter following a five-year, 1.76-billion mile...

China refuels satellite in orbit Monday, July 04, 2016 China has become one of the few countries to successfully refuel satellites in...

Airbus and Safran finalise space launchers JV Friday, July 01, 2016 Airbus Group and French aerospace company Safran have finalised a deal to combine their space launchers...

Sierra Nevada and UNOOSA to develop Dream Chaser mission Thursday, June 30, 2016 US-based Sierra Nevada (SNC) has entered into a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA) to develop one or more Dream Chaser...

Sky and Space to launch 200 nano-satellites using Virgin Galactic vehicle Wednesday, June 29, 2016 Australia-based Sky and Space Global has selected Virgin Galactic to launch up to 200 nano-communications satellites from...

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