A Vega rocket takes off in September 2020

Vega Rocket: Human Error Caused Mission Failure

SPACE: The vega rocket deviated from its path eight minutes after takeoff The young European rocket Vega suffered the second failure in its history on Tuesday by losing the two satellites it carried just after takeoff, due to a problem during the manufacture of the launcher, assembled in Italy. Eight minutes after a successful takeoff from the Kourou space centre in […]

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Takeoff of the SpaceX rocket with Crew Dragon at the summit, May 30, 2020 at the Kennedy space center.

SpaceX Launched Two Astronauts into Space, Heading for the Space Station

The changing weather ultimately did not cause a second report: the SpaceX rocket propelled astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley in ten minutes 200 km above the oceans. SpaceX became Saturday 30th May 2020 in Florida the first private company to launch astronauts into space, a historic success which offers the United States a new means […]

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The Ariane 5 rocket takes off from Kourou on July 25, 2018.

Ariane 5 Launched for the 100th Time

Arianespace successfully launched the 100th Ariane 5 rocket from the Kourou base in French Guiana. The European heavy launcher Ariane 5, with a mass of 780 tonnes on take-off, has placed two telecommunications satellites in orbit, Horizons 3e for Intelsat and its partner SKY Perfect JSAT Corporation and Azerspace-2 / Intelsat 38 for Azercosmos and Intelsat, Arianespace […]

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