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Lean team readies ESA's Mercury-bound BepiColombo for planetary flyby

LEAN TEAM READIES ESA'S MERCURY-BOUND BEPICOLOMBO FOR PLANETARY FLYBY

Artist's illustration of the BepiColombo spacecraft during its gravity assist flyby of Earth. Credit: ESA/ATG Medialab One job deemed...

OneWeb files for bankruptcy

ONEWEB FILES FOR BANKRUPTCY

Illustration of OneWeb's satellite network. Credit: Airbus OneWeb - three launches into a series of nearly 20 missions to deploy 650...

 
 
 
NASA picks SpaceX to deliver cargo to Gateway station in lunar orbit

NASA PICKS SPACEX TO DELIVER CARGO TO GATEWAY STATION IN LUNAR ORBIT

Illustration of the SpaceX Dragon XL as it is deployed from the Falcon Heavy's second stage in high Earth orbit on its way to the Gateway...

Citing coronavirus concerns, Rocket Lab pauses launch operations

CITING CORONAVIRUS CONCERNS, ROCKET LAB PAUSES LAUNCH OPERATIONS

This aerial view of Rocket Lab's Launch Complex 1 in New Zealand earlier this year shows an Electron rocket on one launch pad, and...

 
 
 

ATLAS 5 LAUNCH TIMELINE FOR THE AEHF 6 MISSION

A United Launch Atlas 5 rocket is set to launch the U.S. Air Force's sixth and final Advanced Extremely High Frequency communications...

Photos: Atlas 5 rocket rolls out to launch pad at Cape Canaveral

PHOTOS: ATLAS 5 ROCKET ROLLS OUT TO LAUNCH PAD AT CAPE CANAVERAL

United Launch Alliance's next Atlas 5 rocket moved to its launch pad Wednesday at Cape Canaveral, taking position for liftoff with...

 
 
 
NASA, U.S. military reviewing SpaceX engine malfunction

NASA, U.S. MILITARY REVIEWING SPACEX ENGINE MALFUNCTION

Nine Merlin 1D engines arranged in an “octaweb” configuration on the Falcon 9 rocket's first stage. Credit: SpaceX NASA and U.S. military...

Space Force's first launch scheduled for Thursday

SPACE FORCE'S FIRST LAUNCH SCHEDULED FOR THURSDAY

The logo of the U.S. Space Force is seen on the Atlas 5 rocket set to carry the AEHF 6 communications satellite into orbit. Credit:...

 
 
 
Coronavirus concerns force postponement of SpaceX launch with Argentine satellite

CORONAVIRUS CONCERNS FORCE POSTPONEMENT OF SPACEX LAUNCH WITH ARGENTINE SATELLITE

Ground crews fold the SAOCOM 1B's radar antenna before shipment from the satellite's manufacturing and test facility in Argentina to...

China launches three military satellites

CHINA LAUNCHES THREE MILITARY SATELLITES

A Long March 2C rocket climbs into the sky with three Yaogan 30 satellites Monday. Credit: CCTV Three Chinese military satellites with...

 
 
 
Watch live views of the Atlas 5 launch pad

WATCH LIVE VIEWS OF THE ATLAS 5 LAUNCH PAD

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LIVE COVERAGE: ATLAS 5 ROCKET SET TO ROLL OUT TO CAPE CANAVERAL LAUNCH PAD

Live coverage of the countdown and launch of an Atlas 5 rocket with the U.S. Air Force's sixth and final Advanced Extremely High Frequency...

 
 
 
Astra suffers “anomaly” during pre-launch test in Alaska

ASTRA SUFFERS “ANOMALY” DURING PRE-LAUNCH TEST IN ALASKA

File photo of Astra's first orbital-class small satellite launcher during pre-flight testing last month at the Pacific Spaceport Complex...

Military officials committed to keeping Cape Canaveral open for launches

MILITARY OFFICIALS COMMITTED TO KEEPING CAPE CANAVERAL OPEN FOR LAUNCHES

Military officials say launches will continue at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, but public viewing sites will be closed in response...

 
 
 
NASA confirms work stoppage on James Webb Space Telescope

NASA CONFIRMS WORK STOPPAGE ON JAMES WEBB SPACE TELESCOPE

The James Webb Space Telescope is seen during a sunshield deployment test in 2019 at Northrop Grumman's facility in Redondo Beach,...

Astra readies for possible launch attempt next week

ASTRA READIES FOR POSSIBLE LAUNCH ATTEMPT NEXT WEEK

Astra's first satellite launcher stands on a portable launch mount at Kodiak Island, Alaska, during flight preps last month. Credit:...

 
 
 
Soyuz rocket successfully launches 34 more OneWeb satellites

SOYUZ ROCKET SUCCESSFULLY LAUNCHES 34 MORE ONEWEB SATELLITES

A Soyuz-2.1b rocket lifted off Saturday from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan with 34 more OneWeb satellites. Credit: Roscosmos A...

Astronaut's family won't attend launch next month due to coronavirus threat

ASTRONAUT'S FAMILY WON'T ATTEND LAUNCH NEXT MONTH DUE TO CORONAVIRUS THREAT

NASA astronaut Chris Cassidy , Russian Soyuz commander Anatoly Ivanishin , and flight engineer Ivan Vagner during training March 11...

 
 
 
Amid bankruptcy reports, OneWeb plans launch of 34 more satellites

AMID BANKRUPTCY REPORTS, ONEWEB PLANS LAUNCH OF 34 MORE SATELLITES

The base of the Soyuz-2.1b booster set to launch 34 more OneWeb satellites is seen Wednesday as the rocket was erected vertical on...

Facing pandemic, NASA shutters rocket factory, halts SLS and Orion testing

FACING PANDEMIC, NASA SHUTTERS ROCKET FACTORY, HALTS SLS AND ORION TESTING

The core stage for NASA's first Space Launch System heavy-lift rocket was hoisted into a vertical test stand in January at NASA's Stennis...

 
 
 



Boy, 13, ‘youngest person to die from coronavirus in UK'

Boy, 13, ‘youngest person to die from coronavirus in UK'

A 13-year-old schoolboy from London has reportedly become the UK's youngest person to die after testing positive for Covid-19. Ismail Mohamed Abdulwahab, from Brixton, is said... Read more ...

The One Show's Alex Jones holds back tears as she bids farewell to Matt Baker

The One Show's Alex Jones holds back tears as she bids farewell to Matt Baker

Alex teared up as she said goodbye Tonight's The One Show had Matt Baker appear for the final time, leaving Alex Jones and viewers emotional. Alex was the only one hosting the... Read more ...

Virgil van Dijk gives Celtic 'special mention' as Liverpool man does Q&A session

Virgil van Dijk gives Celtic 'special mention' as Liverpool man does Q&A session

The Dutchman was asked to name the best player he played with in Scotland and gave a surprising answer. Read more ...

Premier League CHAOS: Clubs hold back from slashing wages in fear of star...

Premier League CHAOS: Clubs hold back from slashing wages in fear of star players leaving

EXCLUSIVE BY MATT HUGHES: Premier League clubs are holding back from asking first-team players to accept wage cuts or deferrals for fear of sparking a transfer frenzy by... Read more ...

Pregnant prisoners to be released 'in days' as 65 UK inmates have coronavirus

Pregnant prisoners to be released 'in days' as 65 UK inmates have coronavirus

The Ministry of Justice has decided to allow dozens of inmates either pregnant or in mother and baby units to be released from jail as more prisoners contract the coronavirus Read more ...

Coronavirus cases 'plateau' in UK as ventilators near production

Coronavirus cases 'plateau' in UK as ventilators near production

The first batch of British-made ventilators to treat coronavirus patients will be rolled out to the NHS next week, Michael Gove has said. Read more ...

Man United reignite interest in defender who earns £210,000-a-week

Man United reignite interest in defender who earns £210,000-a-week

According to ESPN , Manchester United are willing to reignite their interest in Juventus centre-back Matthijs de Ligt if the Turin outfit welcome offers for the star this... Read more ...

Vogue Williams and Spencer Matthews' E4 reality show is 'AXED due to...

Vogue Williams and Spencer Matthews' E4 reality show is 'AXED due to plummeting ratings'

Vogue Williams and Spencer Matthews' E4 reality show documenting their lives has been axed, it has been reported. Read more ...

England cricket star Jos Buttler auctions World Cup final shirt to raise...

England cricket star Jos Buttler auctions World Cup final shirt to raise money for London hospitals

Buttler was the man who broke the stumps during the decisive super-over victory against New Zealand at Lord's, the act which ultimately secured England's unforgettable first... Read more ...

Matt Baker reveals exciting plans following The One Show departure

Matt Baker reveals exciting plans following The One Show departure

Matt Baker bid his final farewell to The One Show on Tuesday evening in an emotional... Read more ...