Chang’e-4 spacecraft enter lunar nighttime, China planning future missions, cooperation  

  HELSINKI— The Chang’e-4 lander and rover have powered down for a primary lunar nighttime on the far aspect of the moon following a profitable touchdown and first set of floor actions.... Read more »

Astronomers foresee long future for Hubble

SEATTLE — Regardless of a current downside with one in every of its devices, managers of NASA’s Hubble Area Telescope are assured that the mission can proceed to function properly into the... Read more »

Chang’e-4 landing to be a step along a road of lunar exploration for China

This text initially appeared within the Dec. 17, 2018 challenge of table4 journal. With its Chang’e-4 spacecraft now orbiting the moon in preparation for the first-ever touchdown on the far aspect of... Read more »

Air Force to accelerate deployment of anti-jam satellite communications equipment

The Air Pressure is growing software program and floor tools to spice up the safety of the Wideband International satcom system. First in line for the improve are naval provider strike teams.... Read more »

MarCO success vindicates use of cubesats on deep space missions

PASADENA, Calif. — The success a pair of cubesats achieved in relaying telemetry from NASA’s InSight Mars lander demonstrates that such spacecraft can play growing roles in future deep house missions, spacecraft... Read more »

NASA to support initial studies of privately funded Enceladus mission

WASHINGTON — NASA signed an settlement in September with a basis to assist preliminary research of a privately funded mission to a doubtlessly liveable moon of Saturn. The unfunded House Act Settlement... Read more »

NASA makes progress on fixing Hubble gyro

Up to date Oct. 23 4:30 p.m. Japanese with Chandra rising from protected mode. KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Engineers have made progress correcting a defective gyro on the Hubble Area Telescope, making NASA... Read more »

NASA addressing problems with Hubble and Chandra space telescopes

LAS CRUCES, N.M. — As one group of engineers continues to diagnose a gyro drawback that has sidelined the Hubble House Telescope, one other is coping with an issue that has put... Read more »

Soyuz launch to ISS aborted after booster failure; crew safe

Up to date at 11:05 a.m. Japanese. LAS CRUCES, N.M. — An American astronaut and Russian cosmonaut are reported to be in good situation after an issue with their Soyuz rocket minutes... Read more »

Lockheed Martin unveils lunar lander concept

BREMEN, Germany — As NASA gears as much as help work on lunar lander designs, Lockheed Martin launched particulars Oct. 3 a couple of proposed reusable human lunar lander that leverages expertise... Read more »