World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday July 29, 2015
Russia on Wednesday set a date for the first Proton rocket launch since an engine failure in May saw a Mexican satellite destroyed.
World News | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 26, 2015
NASA is organising space camps for the young would-be astronauts this summer and the best ones may join the US space missions, including Mars.
Reuters | Thursday July 23, 2015
The trio had been set to fly in May, but Russia delayed the mission after a botched launch of a similar Soyuz rocket.
Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday July 9, 2015
The blast-off is scheduled for 9.58pm IST on Friday from the first launch pad at Sriharikota rocket port in Andhra Pradesh.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday July 9, 2015
An Indian rocket standing 44.4 metres tall and weighing around 320 tonnes is being readied for the country's first commercial satellite launch of 2015.
World News | Reuters | Thursday July 9, 2015
A Falcon 9 rocket accident last month should not eliminate SpaceX from the competition to launch a new GPS satellite, U.S. Air Force Secretary Deborah James said on Wednesday, since there would be "plenty of time" to test the rocket before any future launch.
Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday July 8, 2015
The rocket is scheduled to blast off at 9:58pm IST Friday from the first launch pad with five satellites together weighing around 1,440kg.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday July 8, 2015
The Indian space agency today morning began the countdown for the July 10 rocket launch that would carry five British satellites.
Reuters | Tuesday June 30, 2015
SpaceX has nearly 50 launches, worth more than $7 billion, on its schedule.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday June 30, 2015
SpaceX on Monday was searching for what destroyed its Falcon 9 rocket after liftoff over the weekend, leaving customers still loyal but unsure when their satellites might fly.
Agence France-Presse | Monday June 29, 2015
The accident was the third in less than a year involving US and Russian supply ships bound for the ISS.
World News | Reuters | Monday June 29, 2015
SpaceX President Gwynne Shotwell said an investigation into Sunday's explosion shortly after launch of one of the company's Falcon 9 rockets will ground the rockets for several months but less than a year.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday June 29, 2015
An unmanned SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket exploded minutes after liftoff from Cape Canaveral, Florida, following what was meant to be a routine cargo mission to the International Space Station.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday June 9, 2015
Russia's space agency said on Tuesday the next manned mission to the International Space Station would blast off between July 23 and 25, after it delayed the launch due to a rocket failure.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Friday June 5, 2015
The Army is expected to launch a massive counter-insurgency operation in Manipur, where 18 soldiers were killed in an ambush by militants on Thursday. Army Chief Gen Dalbir Singh is on his way to capital Imphal.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday June 2, 2015
The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) got new directors for its spaceport at Sriharikota, and the rocket design and assembling and liquid propulsion systems centres at Thiruvananthapuram, it was announced on Monday.
Indo Asian News Service | Sunday May 24, 2015
Isro says the launch vehicle will be mounted on a strap-on solid booster of the Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) rocket with 9 tonnes of fuel.
Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday May 20, 2015
The seventh calibration mission for an instrument on Nasa's SDO will launch into space on board a sounding rocket for a 15-minute flight.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday May 17, 2015
Russia on Saturday lost a Mexican satellite on launch just hours after a glitch with a manoeuvre involving the International Space Station, the latest in a string of embarrassing failures for its troubled space programme.
World News | Reuters | Friday April 24, 2015
Taliban insurgents shot rockets onto a US base outside Kabul and targeted Afghan government buildings in a provincial capital today, as they officially launched their spring offensive in a year that has already seen fierce fighting.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday April 22, 2015
A military rocket has crashed on launch in northern Russia, an official familiar with the situation said today.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday April 14, 2015
The launch of an unmanned SpaceX rocket - and an innovative attempt to land it on an ocean barge - were postponed on Monday due to poor weather at the Florida launch site, officials said.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday March 26, 2015
The countdown for the lift of an Indian rocket with the country's fourth navigation satellite as the sole passenger began at 5.49 am today, the ISRO said.
Indo Asian News Service | Thursday March 19, 2015
The rocket launch is tentatively fixed at 5.19pm on March 28, but the final decision will be taken after testing the rocket and the satellite.