Tag: rocket

BRAZIL’S LAUNCH SITE IS IN A GREAT LOCATION, BUT WILL US ROCKET COMPANIES WANT TO USE IT?

BRAZIL’S LAUNCH SITE IS IN A GREAT LOCATION, BUT WILL US ROCKET COMPANIES WANT TO USE IT?

On Tuesday, the Trump administration signed a preliminary agreement with Brazil that could one day lead to US rockets launching from the South Ameri ...
Watch This Spectacular Launch of the Soyuz Rocket From Space

Watch This Spectacular Launch of the Soyuz Rocket From Space

A new video from the European Space Agency shows the spectacular launch of the Soyuz rocket. The video was captured by ESA astronaut Alexander Gers ...
Russia Blames a Bad Sensor for Its Failed Rocket Launch

Russia Blames a Bad Sensor for Its Failed Rocket Launch

officials held a press conference to reveal that they have determined what caused last month’s Soyuz mid-flight failure. The culprit: a damaged se ...
Spacewatch: SpaceX reuses rocket to launch north American satellite

Spacewatch: SpaceX reuses rocket to launch north American satellite

The SpaceX Falcon 9 lifting off in Florida on 11 October this year. Photograph: SpaceX/flickr SpaceX set a brisk pace this week, with two succe ...