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  • Roscosmos changes leadership, but major shifts unlikely


    Despite a leadership change and pending shakeup, the Russian space industry is unlikely to see dramatic shifts as it attempts to right itself in the wake of quality control issues.


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  • FARNBOROUGH: Global focus for this year's show


    ​With this year’s major aerospace event fast approaching, companies will be gearing up to demonstrate their...


  • Roscosmos changes leadership, but major shifts unlikely


    Despite a leadership change and pending shakeup, the Russian space industry is unlikely to see dramatic shifts as it...


  • Sierra Nevada Dream Chaser conducts captive-carry tests


    Sierra Nevada Corporation has conducted captive-carry tests of the Dream Chaser winged lifting body, with glide flights...


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  • FARNBOROUGH: Global focus for this year's show

    News | 25 Jun 2014 15:45

    ​With this year’s major aerospace event fast approaching, companies will be gearing up to demonstrate their capabilities and showcase their products in the flying displays.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FARNBOROUGH-Global-focus-for-this-years-show-400635/
  • IN FOCUS: Next stop Mars on India's interplanetary map

    News | 02 Jun 2014 16:40 | Atul Chandra

    ​India’s first attempt at interplanetary travel, has now completed a substantial portion of its 299 day, 680 million mile journey to Mars.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IN-FOCUS-Next-stop-Mars-on-Indias-interplanetary-map-399968/
  • IN FOCUS: Mars missions, active and planned

    News | 02 Jun 2014 11:38 | Dan Thisdell

    ​Attempts to reach Mars date to the 1960s, but the red planet is a notoriously hazardous destination for spacecraft. Several early US and Soviet attempts failed beforeNASA’sMariner 4achieved a fly-by in 1965. The first orbits followed in the early 1970s (Mariner 9, USA, and Mars 2 and 3, USSR). NASA’s 1975 Viking landers were the first truly successful spacecraft to reach the surface. After a hiatus during the 1980s and early 1990s, Mars is today a very busy place.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IN-FOCUS-Mars-missions-active-and-planned-399863/
  • Russia hits back at Ukraine sanctions with blow to US space programme

    News | 15 May 2014 03:39 | Dan Thisdell

    N/Ahttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Russia-hits-back-at-Ukraine-sanctions-with-blow-to-US-space-programme-399295/
  • International Space Station celebrates 15-year anniversary

    News | 21 Nov 2013 13:43 | Dan Thisdell

    The International Space Station celebrated its birthday on 20 November, 15 years after Russia launched the first module, Zarya.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/International-Space-Station-celebrates-15-year-anniversary-393373/
  • Roscosmos changes leadership, but major shifts unlikely

    News | 10 Oct 2013 18:43

    Despite a leadership change and pending shakeup, the Russian space industry is unlikely to see dramatic shifts as it attempts to right itself in the wake of quality control issues.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Roscosmos-changes-leadership-but-major-shifts-unlikely-391619/