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  • VIDEO: Proton launch vehicle destroyed during liftoff

    A Proton-M launched from Baikonur, Kazakhstan failed during liftoff, destroying the launch vehicle and its payload.

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  • Paveway IV modifications proceed towards UK F-35 introduction

    A series of enhancements to Raytheon's Paveway IV precision-guided bomb are being readied for test for the UK ...

  • India launches first satellite of navigation constellation

    An Indian Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) has successfully launched India's first navigation satellite. The...

  • PARIS: Newly formed Selex ES makes show debut

    Sensors, information management and systems integration business Selex ES is making its Paris debut following the...

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  • ANALYSIS: Galileo 'on track' despite launch trouble

    News | 01 Sep 2014 13:46 | Dan Thisdell

    ​Europe’s bid to establish its own satellite navigation system suffered a setback with the failure of a Soyuz launcher to put into their assigned orbits the fifth and sixth spacecraft in what is to be a 30-satellite constellation. But both the European Space Agency and European Commission remain confident that the programme remains on track to provide essentially full services from 24 satellites from 2017 and to have the complete, 30-satellite constellation – including six orbiting spares – flying in 2020.
  • ANALYSIS: UKSA's bold vision is to be the most modern of space agencies

    News | 30 Jun 2014 23:00 | Dan Thisdell

    With a wider focus than merely launchers and airlocks, the UK Space Agency is keen to cement its position as a progressive force in humanity's exploration of the cosmos
  • ILA: Galileo on track, says ESA

    News | 22 May 2014 07:22 | Dan Thisdell

    ​The European Space Agency is on track to orbit four more of its Galileo navigation satellite by year-end, giving it eight in orbit to allow the provision of early services from early 2015.
  • MH370: ICAO to hear case for triggered data bursts

    News | 12 May 2014 14:14 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​French delegates will tell an ICAO conference on aircraft tracking that constant real-time downloading of flight data is too complex to implement in the near future.
  • ​ANALYSIS: Airlines eye Amazon-style retail experience

    News | 24 Feb 2014 08:00 | Martin Ferguson

    Amazon has trailblazed global retail’s e-commerce path since the mid-1990s. Its ability to profile consumers, personalise offers and merchandise goods is the envy of every business with a website. And this year the Seattle-based conglomerate is pushing the boundary even further.
  • Ryanair seeks GDS deal to woo business travellers

    News | 03 Feb 2014 15:52 | Oliver Clark

    Ryanair is close to agreeing a partnership with a global distribution system (GDS) provider as part of a major push to attract the corporate business traveller.