Engineers have determined SpaceX's Dragon cargo resupply spacecraft can launch March 30 without repairs after an analysis showed contaminants inside the ship's unpressurized trunk pose no additional risk to optical communications and imaging payloads heading for the International Space Station, acco...
Felix Baumgartner and the Red Bull Stratos team will have to wait a little longer to leap from the edge of space. After a successful second test jump from over 96,000 feet last month, Red Bull announced today that Baumgartner's final jump from 120,000 feet has been pushed back to October. Origin...


An unmanned moon lander under development flipped over, crashed and burned during an engine test Thursday afternoon, NASA says.

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We're excited to release this footage of Masten's July 25, 2012 Mars landing trajectory test flight on Xombie. The flight reached 476.5 meters in altitude an...

Update on Copenhagen Suborbitals

Some quick info.I got news today from the Fuel Tank Pressure Test Department (FTPTD) that the common bulk head tank for the LES propellant f...

Would you fly to the moon?

The private company Excalibur Almaz plans to send people to the moon on recycled Russian spacecraft.

Spaceport America has a new logo and website. Looks great!

Spaceport America, the world's first purpose-built, commercial spaceport.

What an amazing astronaut. Walked on the moon and commanded STS-1. Wow.

John Watts Young (born September 24, 1930) is a retired American astronaut, Naval officer, test pilot and aeronautical engineer, who became the ninth person to walk on the Moon as commander of the Apollo 16 mission in 1972.

Impressive program in China taking shape.

WIKIPEDIA: The Shenzhou 9 spacecraft arrived at Jiuquan Satellite Launch Centre on April 9, 2012[1] and its launch rocket arrived on May 9. On June 9, 2012, ...

A great perspective of orbit.

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