Latest News: 15 Jul 2018


Europe's next Galileo satellites in place atop Ariane 5
15 Jul 2018 - Europe's next Galileo satellites have been put in place on top of the Ariane 5 launcher due to lift them from Europe's Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana on 25 July. >>>

Launch schedule of the H-II Transfer Vehicle KOUNOTORI7
15 Jul 2018 - Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. and the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) have announced a launch date for the H-IIB Launch Vehicle No. 7 (H-IIB F7) which carries aboard the H-II Transfer Vehicle "KOUNOTORI7" (HTV7), the cargo transporter to the International Space Station (ISS). >>>

Successful qualification of high thrust Vikas Engine
15 Jul 2018 - A high thrust version of the Vikas Engine was successfully qualified through a ground test for a duration of 195 seconds at ISRO Propulsion Complex (IPRC), Mahendragiri, Tamilnadu. >>>


NanoRacks completes 14th CubeSat deployment mission from ISS
15 Jul 2018 - NanoRacks successfully completed the 14th CubeSat Deployment mission from the company's commercially developed platform on the International Space Station. Having released nine CubeSats into low-Earth orbit, this mission marks NanoRacks' 185th CubeSat released from the Space Station, and 217th small satellite deployed by NanoRacks overall. >>>


Northrop Grumman announces CEO transition
15 Jul 2018 - Northrop Grumman chairman and chief executive officer Wes Bush announced that he will step down from the position of chief executive officer effective 1 January 2019. He will remain chairman through July 2019. >>>





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