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.
Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday March 19, 2015
"Our immediate focus is on completing the second vehicle (rocket) assembly. We can increase the rocket launch frequency after that."
World News | Reuters | Tuesday March 17, 2015
Space Exploration Technologies, or SpaceX, is rapidly increasing production of the engines that power its Falcon 9 rocket and expects to meet its target of 13 launches and two test flights this year, President Gwynne Shotwell told Reuters.
Indo-Asian News Service | Monday March 16, 2015
After mating the satellite with the rocket, a full system check would be carried out and then the rocket launch date would be fixed.
Indo-Asian News Service | Monday March 2, 2015
The IRNSS-1D satellite would be flown into space in an Indian rocket called Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle-XL.
World News | Reuters | Wednesday February 25, 2015
A fireball spotted streaking across the night sky late on Monday in the western United States was almost certainly the body of a rocket used by China in December to launch a satellite, an astronomer said on Tuesday.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday February 12, 2015
SpaceX said it cannot attempt to recycle the first stage of its Falcon 9 rocket after launch of a space weather observatory on Wednesday because of high seas.
World News | Reuters | Wednesday February 11, 2015
A SpaceX Dragon cargo ship made a parachute return into the Pacific Ocean on Tuesday, while high winds in Florida scrapped plans for the company's Falcon rocket launch, NASA said.
World News | Reuters | Wednesday February 11, 2015
High winds over Florida on Tuesday prompted the second delay of the launch of a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket carrying a US satellite to watch for solar storms, NASA said.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday February 10, 2015
Space Exploration Technologies will try again today to launch a Falcon 9 rocket with a US satellite intended to watch for threatening solar storms, NASA said today.
Reuters | Monday February 9, 2015
The satellite was due to launch on the ill-fated space shuttle Columbia mission in 2003.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday February 1, 2015
Russia on Sunday carried out its first space launch of the year, using its commercial Proton rocket to send a British satellite into orbit.
World News | Thomson Reuters | Saturday January 31, 2015
An unmanned Delta 2 rocket lifted off from California today carrying a NASA satellite to measure how much water is in Earth's soil, information that will help weather forecasting and tracking of global climate change.
Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday January 28, 2015
The app is available for iOS devices now and an Android-based version is already in the works.
World News | Associated Press | Saturday January 17, 2015
SpaceX has released dramatic footage of its booster rocket trying to land on a floating ocean barge after a launch - an unprecedented attempt that ended in a fiery explosion.
Agence France-Presse | Friday January 9, 2015
The launch from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida is now scheduled for 4:47am (9:47am GMT) Saturday Eastern time.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday January 8, 2015
SpaceX will try again Saturday to launch its Falcon 9 rocket, propelling the Dragon cargo ship toward the International Space Station and then attempting its first landing on an ocean platform.