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12.12.2018 (1 day, 1 hour ago)

China's Chang'e-4 lunar lander and rover has entered lunar orbit. It is to land on the far side in January.

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10.12.2018 (2 days, 23 hours ago)

NASA' Voyager2 has left the Heliosphere and crossed the Heliopause on 5 November and entered interstellar space. It is now the 2nd human made object after Voyager1 to reach interstellar space - and both are still working.

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09.12.2018 (4 days, 19 hours ago)

Two Black Brant-10 sounding rockets launched NASA's VISIONS-2 payloads from Svalbard Rocket Range, Ny Ålesund, Norway.

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09.12.2018 (4 days, 19 hours ago)

Two Black Brant-12A sounding rockets launched the NASA TRICE-2 missions from Andøya Space Center , Norway

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07.12.2018 (6 days ago)

China has launched the Chang'e-4 lunar probe and rover to land on the far side of the moon. Launch vehicle was a CZ-3B/G3Z rocket.

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07.12.2018 (6 days, 12 hours ago)

A Chinese CZ-2D launched from Jiuquan to carry two Saudisat-5 earth observation sats and 10 small Chinese satellites into orbit.

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06.12.2018 (6 days, 20 hours ago)

The secretive suborbital launch of the 2nd Astra launch vehicle at Kodiak on 29 November has failed shortly after launch.

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06.12.2018 (1 week ago)

A SpaceX Falcon-9 has successfully launched the Dragon CRS-16 capsule towards the ISS. The recovery of stage 1 failed due to an hydraulic issue, which lead to a water landing.

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05.12.2018 (1 week, 1 day ago)

NASA's OSIRIS-REx asteroid probe has arrived at asteroid (101955) Bennu to begin a one year mission of exploration, taking a sample and returning to earth.

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04.12.2018 (1 week, 1 day ago)

An Ariane-5ECA has successfully launched the Indian GSAT-11 comsat and the South Korean GEO-KOMPSAT-2A meteorological sat.

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04.12.2018 (1 week, 2 days ago)

A SpaceX Falcon-9 has launched 64 (?) small satellites on the SSO-A mission. SSOA. The core stage was launched and recovered for third time.

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04.12.2018 (1 week, 2 days ago)

A Soyuz-FG rocket has launched the Soyuz-MS.11 spacecraft towards the ISS. The crew is Oleg Kononenko, Anne McClain, David Saint-Jacques.

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30.11.2018 (1 week, 6 days ago)

The secretive Astra Space Inc. has yesterday launched the 2nd suborbital test flight of their small Astra rocket from Kodiak Island.

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30.11.2018 (1 week, 6 days ago)

A Russian Rokot-KM rocket has put a triplet of military Rodnik-S store-dump communications satellites into orbit.

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29.11.2018 (2 weeks ago)

An Indian PSLV-CA rocket has launched the HySIS earth observation satellite and 30 small satellites (mostly CubeSats) into orbit.

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28.11.2018 (2 weeks, 1 day ago)

South Korea has successfully launched the suborbital KSLV-2-TLV technology demonstrator for their Nuri (KSLV-2) orbital launcher, testing the indigenous KARI-75 liquid engine.

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27.11.2018 (2 weeks, 2 days ago)

Telemetry of Insight was relayed via two 13.5 kg MarCO 6U cubesats, which accompanied Insight.

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26.11.2018 (2 weeks, 2 days ago)

NASA's Insight mission has successfully landed on Mars.

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21.11.2018 (3 weeks, 1 day ago)

An Arianespace Vega rocket has launched the Mohammed VI B optical reconnaissance satellite for the Moroccan government.

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20.11.2018 (3 weeks, 2 days ago)

On this day, 20 years ago, a Proton-K rocket launched the FGB module, which was the first part of the then embryonic International Space Station (ISS).

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