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22.02.2018 (2 days, 7 hours ago)

The Starlink prototype satellites are now named Tintin A & B

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22.02.2018 (2 days, 8 hours ago)

The Falcon-9 fairing missed the catcher ship by a few hundred meters, but landed intact in the water.

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22.02.2018 (2 days, 8 hours ago)

Gunter's Space Page - Space News and Information shared a post.

The ship "Mr. Steven" which will try to catch the returning payload fairing from today's SpaceX Falcon-9 launch on a huge net.

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22.02.2018 (2 days, 9 hours ago)

A first view of the prototypes of the 4425 satellite SpaceX Starlink constellation to provide worldwide high-speed internet. These are called Microsat-2a and 2b.

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22.02.2018 (2 days, 9 hours ago)

A reused Falcon-9 rocket was launched in expendable mode from Vandenberg to orbit the Spanish Paz radar satellite and 2 prototypes for SpaceX 4425 Starlink constellation. Also a new recoverable payload fairing was tested.

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16.02.2018 (1 week, 1 day ago)

ISRO has shown some details of the planned SSLV small launch vehicle:

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15.02.2018 (1 week, 2 days ago)

The Progress-MS-08 freighter has successfully docked with the ISS two days after launch.

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13.02.2018 (1 week, 4 days ago)

A Soyuz-2-1a rocket launched the Progress-MS-08 transporter towards the ISS.

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12.02.2018 (1 week, 5 days ago)

A Chinese CZ-3B rocket with YZ-1 upper stage has launched two Beidou-3 navigation satellites into MEO. Falling booster wreckage again damaged buildings in Guangxi.

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08.02.2018 (2 weeks, 2 days ago)

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07.02.2018 (2 weeks, 3 days ago)

I am not sure, if this will establish itself as the preferred method of disposal for cars in the future - but it certainly was the most spectacular.

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07.02.2018 (2 weeks, 3 days ago)

The maiden flight of SpaceX' Falcon-Heavy successfully launched Elon Miusk's Tesla Roadster into a solar orbit reaching out into the asteroid belt. The two boosters were successfully recovered, but the core failed to land.

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05.02.2018 (2 weeks, 5 days ago)

During the upcoming maiden launch of SpaceX' Falcon Heavy rocket, Elon Musk's Tesla Roadster on its way to space has a driver called "Starman", the sound system is playing David Bowie's "Space Oddity", a n Arch disk containing Asimov's Foundation Trilogy and in the glove-box is a copy of Douglas Adams' "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy", along with a towel and a sign saying "Don't Panic".

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03.02.2018 (3 weeks ago)

A modified SS-520-5 sounding rocket has put a single CubeSat (TRICOM 1R) into orbit after launch from Kagoshima, Japan. It is the smallest launch vehicle so far to reach orbit. Last year the first attempt failed.

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02.02.2018 (3 weeks, 1 day ago)

A Chines CZ-2D rocket has launched the Zhangheng-1 earthquake research satellite, 2 Argentinan earth observation sats (Ada & Maryam), 2 Danish built GOMX-4 cubsats and 2 Chinese cubesats (FengMaNiu 1 & Shaonian Xing)

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01.02.2018 (3 weeks, 2 days ago)

A Soyuz-2-1a Fregat-M launched from Vostochny to put 2 Kanopus-V earth observation satellites and 9 small satellites (4 S-Net, 4 Lemur-2, D-Star One) into orbit.

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31.01.2018 (3 weeks, 3 days ago)

Wow, today's Falcon-9 stage 1 unexpectedly survived its water landing. SpaceX will try to tow it back to shore.

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31.01.2018 (3 weeks, 3 days ago)

60 years ago, Explorer-1, the first successful US satellite, reached orbit.

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30.01.2018 (3 weeks, 4 days ago)

Today's Falcon-9 launch of Govsat-1 (SES-16) features a standard recoverable stage with legs and grid fins, but will be flown in expendable mode. Likely The short time until the Falcon-Heavy launch does not allow recovery.

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29.01.2018 (3 weeks, 5 days ago)

NASA's IMAGE magnetospheric research satellite, which fell silent in December 2005 has now been found transmitting again by an amateur observer. NASA is now trying to reestablish contact via the Deep Space Network.

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