Read more about the article Lucy begins 12-year mission to the Jupiter Trojan asteroids
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Lucy begins 12-year mission to the Jupiter Trojan asteroids

The Lucy space probe of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), successfully blasted off from Earth earlier today, to begin its record-breaking 12-year long mission. The spacecraft blasted off…

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Read more about the article Lucy spacecraft ready to begin 12-year long mission to the Jupiter Trojans
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Lucy spacecraft ready to begin 12-year long mission to the Jupiter Trojans

This Saturday, October 16, 2021 at 05:34 EDT (local time) / 06:34 UTC, NASA's Lucy space probe is scheduled to blast off from Earth to begin its record-breaking 12-year long…

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Read more about the article The James Webb Space Telescope arrives in French Guiana ahead of its launch
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The James Webb Space Telescope arrives in French Guiana ahead of its launch

The James Webb Space Telescope, the successor to the famous Hubble Space Telescope, on October 12, 2021 arrived in French Guiana ahead of its launch. The multi-billion Dollars telescope began…

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Read more about the article NASA selects Rocket Lab to launch the Advanced Composite Solar Sail System
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NASA selects Rocket Lab to launch the Advanced Composite Solar Sail System

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) on October 06, 2021 announced the selection of the aerospace manufacturer and satellite launch services provider Rocket Lab to launch the agency’s Advanced…

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Read more about the article Soyuz to launch veteran cosmonaut and two spaceflight participants to the ISS
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Soyuz to launch veteran cosmonaut and two spaceflight participants to the ISS

A Russian Soyuz 2.1a rocket is scheduled to blast off from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on Tuesday morning, October 05, 2021 at 08:55 UTC / 13:55 QYZT (local time),…

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Read more about the article Cargo Dragon departs the International Space Station
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Cargo Dragon departs the International Space Station

The SpX CRS-23 Cargo Dragon space freighter of aerospace manufacturer and telecommunications services provider SpaceX, departed the International Space Station (ISS) on September 30, 2021, after a one-month long mission.…

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Read more about the article NASA’s and the USGS’ Landsat 9 launches atop Atlas V rocket
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NASA’s and the USGS’ Landsat 9 launches atop Atlas V rocket

The Landsat 9 Earth observation satellite of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) on September 27, 2021 was successfully placed into a near-polar,…

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Read more about the article InSight celebrates 1,000th day on Mars and detects another large Marsquake
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InSight celebrates 1,000th day on Mars and detects another large Marsquake

NASA’s Interior Exploration using Seismic Investigations, Geodesy and Heat Transport (InSight) Mars lander on September 18, 2021 celebrated its 1,000th day on the red planet. The spaceprobe blasted off from…

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Read more about the article NASA awards contract to Aerojet Rocketdyne to build new engines for Orion
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NASA awards contract to Aerojet Rocketdyne to build new engines for Orion

NASA has selected Aerojet Rocketdyne to build new engines for the Orion spacecraft’s European Service Module, the agency and the company announced on September 21. The contract awarded to the…

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Read more about the article James Webb has official launch date and Ariane 5 components arrive in French Guiana
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James Webb has official launch date and Ariane 5 components arrive in French Guiana

The European Space Agency announced earlier today, September 08, 2021, that the James Webb Space Telescope, the successor to the legendary Hubble Space Telescope, is now offically scheduled to launch…

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