Showing posts with label orbit. Show all posts
Showing posts with label orbit. Show all posts

Saturday, December 25, 2021

James Webb Space Telescope, world’s largest, lifts off into orbit | Al Jazeera

James Webb Space Telescope


The world’s largest and most powerful space telescope has rocketed away on a high-stakes quest to behold light from the first stars and galaxies and scour the universe for hints of life.

Tuesday, November 16, 2021

NASA to monitor debris caused by Russia’s alleged anti-satellite missile test - TASS

NASA to monitor debris caused by Russia’s alleged anti-satellite missile test


Russia’s alleged test of an anti-satellite missile has endangered the International Space Station (ISS) and the crew on board of the orbital outpost, NASA Administrator Bill Nelson said in a statement.

Thursday, October 21, 2021

Mission failure: South Korean rocket launch to deploy dummy satellite in orbit is unsuccessful — RT World News

 
South Korean rocket launch

South Korea failed in its mission on Thursday to put a test payload in orbit using its first home-developed space rocket, the Korea Space Launch Vehicle II.

Thursday, August 12, 2021

Indian Space Research Organisation Fails to Place Earth Observation Satellite in Orbit - Sputnik International

Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO)

On Thursday, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) was scheduled to launch Earth observation satellite EOS-03 on the GSLV launcher. The mission was initially expected to be carried out in March 2020 but was postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Friday, June 18, 2021

Shenzhou-12 astronauts enter space station core module- China.org.cn

Shenzhou-12 astronauts enter space station core module

The three Chinese astronauts onboard the Shenzhou-12 spaceship entered the country's space station core module Tianhe on Thursday, according to the China Manned Space Agency (CMSA).

Thursday, June 17, 2021

China launches first crewed mission for space station construction- China.org.cn

spacecraft Shenzhou-12


China on Thursday launched the crewed spacecraft Shenzhou-12, which is expected to send three astronauts to its space station core module Tianhe for a three-month mission.

Sunday, May 16, 2021

SpaceX launches rocket with 54 satellites - TASS

SpaceX successfully launched a Falcon 9 rocket

SpaceX successfully launched a Falcon 9 rocket carrying 52 Starlink micro-satellites and two satellites of other companies - Tyvak and Capella Space. The launch was livestreamed on SpaceX’s website.

Monday, May 10, 2021

Lixo espacial: mapa identifica 200 'bombas-relógio' na órbita da Terra

 

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 Cerca de 26 mil objetos feitos pelo homem orbitam a Terra. A maioria deles não funciona mais, mas representa um sério risco.

Sunday, May 09, 2021

China rocket debris 'disintegrates over Indian Ocean' - Chinese media - BBC News

Debris from a Chinese rocket that had been hurtling back towards Earth has disintegrated over the Indian Ocean, China says.

Thursday, April 29, 2021

China launches first module of new space station - BBC News

China launches first module of new space station


China has launched a key module of a new permanent space station, the latest in Beijing's increasingly ambitious space program.

Tuesday, April 20, 2021

La Agencia Espacial Europea quiere limpiar el espacio

 

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Una gigante nube de desechos orbita alrededor de la Tierra. Desde piezas milimétricas hasta satélites en desuso y etapas de lanzamiento rodean el planeta.

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Progress MS-09 Space Freighter Sets Record Reaching ISS in Less Than Four Hours

Space Freighter
Progress MS-09 space freighter has managed to implement an ultra-quick scheme for reaching and docking with the International Space Station (ISS), which took less than four hours, a Sputnik correspondent reported from the Mission Control Center of the Roscosmos state space corporation.

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Twin BeiDou-3 navigation satellites sent into orbit by single rocket

Twin BeiDou-3 navigation satellites sent into orbit
China sent two satellites into orbit on a single carrier rocket for its domestic BeiDou Navigation Satellite System (BDS) on Monday.

Thursday, November 02, 2017

China's Reusable Launch Vehicle Expected to Debut in 2020

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corp
China Aerospace Science and Technology Corp (CASC), a major space contractor, is collaborating with research institutes to develop a reusable launch vehicle and plans to make its maiden flight in 2020, Science and Technology Daily reported.

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