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21.04.2019 (2 hours, 36 minutes ago)

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21.04.2019 (12 hours, 35 minutes ago)

A SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule suffered a major malfunction (i.e. it exploded) during ground test of the propulsion system at Cape Canaveral.

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17.04.2019 (4 days, 1 hour ago)

A Northrop Grumman Antares-230 rocket has launched the Cygnus NG-11 transporter towards the ISS. Also a lot of CubeSats and Thinsats are on this launch.

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14.04.2019 (1 week ago)

Stratolaunch's carrier plane 'Roc' has conducted its maiden flight. It is the largest airplane ever. Now it "only" needs a suitable rocket. Currently only a test launch of a small Pegasus rocket is planned.

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11.04.2019 (1 week, 2 days ago)

A SpaceX Falcon-Heavy (Block 5) has launched with the Arabsat-6A.Both boosters and the core stage were recovered.

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11.04.2019 (1 week, 3 days ago)

Th Israeli Beresheet lunar lander has crashed on the lunar surface during the landing attempt.

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04.04.2019 (2 weeks, 3 days ago)

The 2nd Soyuz launch today, a Soyuz-STB Fregat-MT version, lifted off with four O3b communications satellites.

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04.04.2019 (2 weeks, 3 days ago)

The Israeli lunar lander Beresheet has ignited its engines and inserted itself into lunar orbit. (confirmation pending)

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04.04.2019 (2 weeks, 3 days ago)

Progress-MS-11 has successfully docked with the ISS

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04.04.2019 (2 weeks, 3 days ago)

The Progress-MS 11 cargo craft was launched today on a Soyuz-2-1a rocekt towards the ISS.

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01.04.2019 (2 weeks, 6 days ago)

ISRO has launched a PSLV-QL, a new version with 4 strap-ons, with the EMISAT SIGINT satellite, 28 CubeSats and hosted payloads on the upper-stage.

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31.03.2019 (2 weeks, 6 days ago)

A Chinese CZ-3B/G2 has orbited the first 2nd generation TianLian-2 (TL 2A) relay satellite.

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29.03.2019 (3 weeks, 2 days ago)

A Rocket Lab Electron rocket has launched the 150 kg R3D2 satellite for DARPA. Launch site was the Mahia peninsula, New Zealand.

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27.03.2019 (3 weeks, 4 days ago)

The maiden launch of the Chinese privately developed OneSpace OS-M1 rocket with the Lingque-1B cubesat failed. Apparently after separation of stage 1 it went off course.

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27.03.2019 (3 weeks, 4 days ago)

India has conducted an successful ASAT test against a yet unknown low earth satellite (possibly Microsat-R ?).

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22.03.2019 (1 month ago)

A Vega rocket has orbited the Italian PRISMA hyperspectral earth observation satellite.

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09.03.2019 (1 month, 1 week ago)

A Chinese CZ-3B/G2 rocket has orbited the Chinese ZX-6C (ChinaSat 6C) communications satellite.

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03.03.2019 (1 month, 2 weeks ago)

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28.02.2019 (1 month, 3 weeks ago)

A Soyuz-STB Fregat-M rocket has launched the first 6 prototypes of the 900 satellite OneWeb satellite constellation to provide world wide internet.

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21.02.2019 (1 month, 4 weeks ago)

A Russian Soyuz-2-1b Fregat-M has launched the Egyptsat-A earth observation satellite into orbit. Although Stage 3 underperformed, the Fregat upperstage could apparently compensate for the shortfall

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