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  • US-Europe alliance confirmed for Orion manned craft


    NASA and the European Space Agency (ESA) have put more detail on their agreement for ESA to build the service module for NASA's Orion crew exploration vehicle.


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  • UK spaceflight gets a boost with Peake selection for 2015 ISS mission


    Europe's contribution to the International Space Station crew rota has been agreed up to April 2016 with the selection...


  • Air launch systems begin to come of age


    An ageing Airbus A300, currently used to train astronauts in zero- g flight, is about to find another use as the first...


  • Space insurance premiums may rise with risk


    Satellite insurance has been cheap - so prices may rise to keep underwriters in the black


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  • Indian Mars mission still on track despite rocket glitch

    News | 13 Nov 2013 10:33 | David Todd

    ​India’s bid to join the elite group of nations that have successfully bridged the gap to Mars has overcome an early glitch that could have left its Mangalyaan spacecraft orbiting Earth.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Indian-Mars-mission-still-on-track-despite-rocket-glitch-392900/
  • India's Mars mission clears launch hurdle

    News | 05 Nov 2013 12:37 | David Todd

    ​India’s first interplanetary mission began its 299-day journey to Mars at 09:08 GMT this morning with the 25th successful launch of the country’s PSLV rocket, from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre at Sriharikota on the east coast.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Indias-Mars-mission-clears-launch-hurdle-392557/
  • UK spaceflight gets a boost with Peake selection for 2015 ISS mission

    News | 20 May 2013 14:56 | Dan Thisdell

    Europe's contribution to the International Space Station crew rota has been agreed up to April 2016 with the selection of Timothy Peake to join expedition...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/UK-spaceflight-gets-a-boost-with-Peake-selection-for-2015-ISS-mission-386089/
  • Air launch systems begin to come of age

    News | 14 May 2013 11:45 | David Todd

    An ageing Airbus A300, currently used to train astronauts in zero- g flight, is about to find another use as the first stage of a new air-launched...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Air-launch-systems-begin-to-come-of-age-385811/
  • Space insurance premiums may rise with risk

    News | 08 Feb 2013 10:15 | David Todd

    Satellite insurance has been cheap - so prices may rise to keep underwriters in the blackhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Space-insurance-premiums-may-rise-with-risk-381952/
  • US-Europe alliance confirmed for Orion manned craft

    News | 16 Jan 2013 18:47 | David Todd

    NASA and the European Space Agency (ESA) have put more detail on their agreement for ESA to build the service module for NASA's Orion crew exploration vehicle.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/US-Europe-alliance-confirmed-for-Orion-manned-craft-381136/