Subscribe free to our newsletters via your
News About The Space Shuttle
May 24, 2017
Chinese startups making world's largest space plane and more
Moscow (Sputnik) Oct 10, 2016
Access to space has long been an interest area of space agencies. In this domain, China became a force to be reckoned with as several Chinese space companies made great strides in the space race.For several years China's space program has been kept secret. But earlier this year China launched its Long March 7 rocket, developed by China Aerospace Science and Technology Corp, marking "a moment when China firmly staked its position as one of the world's great space-faring nations," according to Ars T ... read more

.
Space News from SpaceDaily.com
DARPA Picks Design for Next-Generation Spaceplane

NASA Moves Up Launch of Psyche Mission to a Metal Asteroid

Schiaparelli landing investigation completed

Successful launch puts New Zealand in space race

Robots help shed light on how humans walk

Mouse sperm survives in space, but could human babies?

SES-14 integrates NASA ultraviolet space spectrograph

..
Aerojet Rocketdyne to supply electric power system for Dream Chaser
Aerojet Rocketdyne, a subsidiary of Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:AJRD), has been awarded a contract from Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) to supply the electrical power system for the Drea ... more
..
DARPA's XS-1 Spaceplane Takes Shape
The DARPA hopes to develop a reusable spaceplane, the XS-1, that can boost an upper stage and small orbital payload through the first stage ascent profile. The second stage would carry small satelli ... more
..
NASA navigates 65,000 pound Space Shuttle fuel tank through L.A. streets
NASA began moving a massive fuel tank used to carry propellants to Space Shuttle engines through the streets of Los Angeles Saturday to its new home at the California Science Center. ... more
..
India's mini space shuttle blasts off
India successfully launched its first mini space shuttle on Monday as New Delhi's famously frugal space agency joined the global race to make rockets as reusable as airplanes. ... more
..
India's mini space shuttle blasts off
India successfully launched its first model space shuttle on Monday, a top official said, as New Delhi joined the race to develop a reusable rocket to make space travel easier and cheaper. ... more
..
Indian Space Agency Sets Sights on Homemade Space Shuttle
The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) is embarking on a landmark experiment to create India's very own "space shuttle." In what has been touted as the country's first attempt, the agency is ... more
..
ISRO to test plane-shaped reusable rocket
India will test a small aeroplane-shaped vehicle this year as part of its programme to develop a reusable space launch vehicle, a senior official of Indian Space Research Organisation said. "W ... more
..
US remembers astronauts killed, pledges to reach Mars
The United States marked the 30th anniversary Thursday of the explosion of the Challenger space shuttle with a pledge to remember lost astronauts as it presses on toward Mars. ... more

Free Newsletters - Space News - Defense Alert - Environment Report - Energy Monitor
..
Russia Develops Engine for Future Spaceplane
Russia's Military Academy of Strategic Missile Forces accomplished the task of developing a power plant for a plane that allows it to alternate between the airbreathing regime during a flight in the ... more
..
German space agency scopes out Suborbital Jet plan
A German aerospace company is revisiting plans to design a rocket-propelled jet that can take passengers to the other side of the world in just an hour and a half. And if they get enough funding, th ... more
..
Russia eyes reviving its Reusable Space Shuttle Program
After a 25-year pause since the death of Russia's winged space shuttle program, known as Buran (Snowstorm) designed to serve as the Soviet counterpart to the US Space Shuttle, Russia is set to devel ... more
..
Shuttle replica lifted and put on top of 747 carrier
The 747 jumbo jet that once ferried NASA's space shuttles back and forth from Houston to Florida in-between and after missions once again has a little extra weigh on its back. ... more
.. .. .. ..

Free Newsletters - Space News - Defense Alert - Environment Report - Energy Monitor
Space News from SpaceDaily.com
DARPA Picks Design for Next-Generation Spaceplane

NASA Moves Up Launch of Psyche Mission to a Metal Asteroid

Schiaparelli landing investigation completed

Successful launch puts New Zealand in space race

Robots help shed light on how humans walk

Mouse sperm survives in space, but could human babies?

SES-14 integrates NASA ultraviolet space spectrograph

.. .. .. ..
.. .. .. ..
The contents herein, unless otherwise known to be public domain, are Copyright 1995-2017 - SpaceDaily. AFP and UPI Wire Stories are copyright Agence France-Presse and United Press International. ESA Portal Reports are copyright European Space Agency. All NASA sourced material is public domain. Additional copyrights may apply in whole or part to other bona fide parties. Advertising does not imply endorsement, agreement or approval of any opinions, statements or information provided by SpaceDaily on any web page published or hosted by SpaceDaily. Privacy statement

Free Newsletters - Space News - Defense Alert - Environment Report - Energy Monitor
Buy Advertising Media Advertising Kit Editorial & Other Enquiries Privacy statement