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  • SpaceX disaster 'looks like structural failure'


    ​SpaceX's Falcon 9 rockets will be grounded until at least September, as the company continues to study the cause of its 29 June launch failure.


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  • PARIS: Arianespace rides falling euro as Ariane 6 beckons


    With operational success, a favorable exchange rate and a new rocket on the drawing board, Europe's launch operator...


  • SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket approved to launch US military satellites


    The SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket has been certified by the US military to put its most important satellites on orbit,...


  • Boeing doesn't see business case yet for RD-180 replacement


    Boeing’s president of network and space systems says he’s yet to see the business case for developing an alternative...


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  • SpaceX disaster 'looks like structural failure'

    News | 21 Jul 2015 07:34 | Dan Thisdell

    ​SpaceX's Falcon 9 rockets will be grounded until at least September, as the company continues to study the cause of its 29 June launch failure.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/SpaceX-disaster-looks-like-structural-failure-414818/
  • SpaceX mission failure ‘won't stop space station flights’

    News | 29 Jun 2015 17:56 | Dan Thisdell

    Flights to the International Space Station are expected to continue as scheduled despite the total loss of Sunday’s resupply mission, though it may be months before SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rockets can return to flight.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/SpaceX-mission-failure-wont-stop-space-station-flights-414124/
  • ANALYSIS: Are reusable rockets a dream ticket to space?

    News | 19 Jun 2015 08:44 | Dan Thisdell

    A rocket flight to orbit costs many tens of millions of dollars, so engineers with an eye to cutting costs are hoping to reuse some launcher componentshttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Are-reusable-rockets-a-dream-ticket-to-space-413317/
  • PARIS: Arianespace rides falling euro as Ariane 6 beckons

    News | 17 Jun 2015 13:42 | Greg Waldron

    With operational success, a favorable exchange rate and a new rocket on the drawing board, Europe's launch operator arrives at Paris in a strong positionhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PARIS-Arianespace-rides-falling-euro-as-Ariane-6-beckons-413047/
  • SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket approved to launch US military satellites

    News | 27 May 2015 04:18 | James Drew

    The SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket has been certified by the US military to put its most important satellites on orbit, injecting long-awaited competition into the multibillion-dollar American national security space launch market that has been dominated for almost a decade by United Launch Alliance.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/SpaceXs-Falcon-9-rocket-approved-to-launch-US-military-satellites-412774/
  • Boeing doesn't see business case yet for RD-180 replacement

    News | 20 May 2015 14:28 | James Drew

    Boeing’s president of network and space systems says he’s yet to see the business case for developing an alternative rocket engine to the Russian-built RD-180 that powers the Atlas V rocket, even as lawmakers press the US military to develop an American-made alternative by 2019.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Boeing-doesnt-see-business-case-yet-for-RD-180-replacement-412598/