Agence France-Presse | Wednesday November 25, 2015
The unmanned New Shepard rocket blasted off from its west Texas launch site and then returned and landed safely.
World News | Press Trust of India | Friday November 20, 2015
NASA has developed a silver, metallic-based thermal control coating for its Orion spacecraft that will protect the vehicle from extreme heat both in orbit and during its fiery return to Earth.
World News | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 19, 2015
China is conducting tests on its largest and most powerful rocket, the Long March 5, in Hainan province for its space operations with plans to make the first launch before the end of next year, a senior space official said.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday November 11, 2015
India will send two telecommunication satellites - GSAT-17 and GSAT-18 - on Ariane 5 rocket of European space agency Aerospace, the space agency said on Wednesday.
India News | Written by Pallava Bagla | Wednesday November 11, 2015
The Indian Space Research Organisation has given the nation the most appropriate Diwali gift - An indigeneously made communications satellite GSAT-15. It was successfully launched at 03:04 am today, using one of the world's largest rockets - the Ariane-5. The launch took place from Kourou in French Guyana in South America.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday November 9, 2015
India's latest Communication Satellite GSAT-15 is scheduled for launch on board Arianespace rocket from the space port of Kourou in French Guiana, on the monring of November 11.
Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday November 3, 2015
As of now the Ariane 5 rocket is scheduled to lift off on November 10 from the space port at Kourou in French Guiana.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday November 3, 2015
The next revolution in space, making humdrum what was long the special preserve of tax-funded giants like (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) NASA, will be launching next year from a paddock in New Zealand's remote South Island.
World News | Press Trust of India | Friday October 23, 2015
NASA's Space Launch System (SLS), the most powerful rocket ever built and the first vehicle designed to meet the challenges of the journey to Mars, has completed all steps needed to clear a critical design review.
Indo-Asian News Service | Friday October 23, 2015
"We have successfully completed the first round of testing of the rocket's engines and boosters and all the major components for the first flight are now in production."
Indo Asian News Service | Saturday October 17, 2015
Isro's polar satellite launch vehicle (PSLV), its most reliable workhorse and trusted rocket, will deploy the satellites into a near equatorial orbit.
World News | Press Trust of India | Saturday October 17, 2015
China today put into orbit a new communication satellite in a commercial mission by the Long March-3B carrier rocket from the southwestern Xichang Satellite Launch Centre.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday October 6, 2015
A senior US official warned today that North Korea will face "strong actions" from the international community if it goes ahead with a long-range rocket launch in violation of UN resolutions.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday October 6, 2015
North Korea shows no sign of preparing for a long-range rocket launch to mark a major political anniversary this week, a South Korean government official said today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 27, 2015
If all goes well, India will be the first country in the developing world to have its very own telescope in space.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday September 26, 2015
The 50-hour countdown for the launch on September 28 of an Indian rocket carrying seven satellites, including the ASTROSAT - the country's first dedicated multi-wavelength space observatory that will help in understanding the universe - began today, the Indian space agency said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday September 23, 2015
Senior South Korean and US defence officials met in Seoul today for talks focused on responding to the possibility of an imminent North Korean rocket launch and later nuclear test.
Thomson Reuters | Wednesday September 16, 2015
Amazon founder Jeff Bezos unveiled plans on Tuesday to build a rocket manufacturing plant and launch site in Florida to better compete with fellow billionaires using their fortunes and tech prowess to open a new frontier in human space travel and exploration.
Agence France-Presse | Tuesday September 15, 2015
The Proton-M took off at 10:10pm local time (07:10pm GMT) from the Baikonur cosmodrome launch site.
World News | Reuters | Monday September 14, 2015
North Korea's space agency is close to developing a new satellite and readying it for launch, state media said today, suggesting it will fire a long-range rocket around a national anniversary next month.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday September 9, 2015
In a small yet significant to send astronauts to Mars, NASA engineers have welded together the first two segments of the Orion crew module that will fly atop NASA's Space Launch System (SLS) rocket on a mission beyond the far side of the moon.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday September 2, 2015
A Soyuz spacecraft with three astronauts successfully launched towards the International Space Station on Wednesday, marking the 500th manned launch in space travel history.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 29, 2015
After successful launch of GSAT-6, the country's latest communication satellite into a Geosynchronous Transfer Orbit, Indian Space Research Organisation today said it has performed the first orbit raising of the satellite.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday August 28, 2015
Russia on Thursday successfully launched a Proton rocket with a British satellite in the first such launch since an engine failure in May resulted in a Mexican satellite being destroyed.