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  • IN FOCUS: The ISS - Earth's outpost at the edge of space


    Founded after the Cold War, the International Space Station brought former fierce rivals the USA and Russia together in the quest for joint triumph in a new arena


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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...


  • IN FOCUS: The ISS - Earth's outpost at the edge of space


    Founded after the Cold War, the International Space Station brought former fierce rivals the USA and Russia together in...


  • China's next manned mission Shenzhou 10 to perform complex manuevers


    China's next manned spaceflight is likely to make a "fly around" of the Tiangong 1 space station, says Ming Li of the...


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  • 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 cosmoshttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-UKSAs-bold-vision-is-to-be-the-most-modern-of-space-agencies-400411/
  • UK spaceflight gets a boost with Peake selection for 2015 ISS mission

    News | 20 May 2013 13:56 | 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/
  • IN FOCUS: The ISS - Earth's outpost at the edge of space

    News | 28 Mar 2013 17:00 | Zach Rosenberg

    Founded after the Cold War, the International Space Station brought former fierce rivals the USA and Russia together in the quest for joint triumph in a new arenahttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IN-FOCUS-The-ISS-Earths-outpost-at-the-edge-of-space-383830/
  • Keeping an eye on the crew – spaceflight can damage your eyesight

    News | 08 Feb 2013 18:13 | Dan Thisdell

    While great efforts necessarily go into improving the machinery of flight, it is sometimes worth remembering there remains much to be learned about the most important component of all: the human crew.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Keeping-an-eye-on-the-crew-spaceflight-can-damage-your-eyesight-382133/
  • China's next manned mission Shenzhou 10 to perform complex manuevers

    News | 02 Oct 2012 13:57 | David Todd

    China's next manned spaceflight is likely to make a "fly around" of the Tiangong 1 space station, says Ming Li of the China Academy of Space Technology....http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Chinas-next-manned-mission-Shenzhou-10-to-perform-complex-manuevers-377208/
  • ISS set for science surge

    News | 28 Jul 2011 13:00 | Dan Thisdell

    With the wheels barely cool after the final touchdown of the Space Shuttle programme, member space agencies of the International Space Station's Multilateral Coordination Board met to discuss the future of the orbiting laboratory - which could soon take on a new role as a testbed for ambitious manned or unmanned missions into deeper space.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ISS-set-for-science-surge-360078/