First satellite deployed from Tiangong-2 !

Two Chinese astronauts Jing Haipeng and Chen Dong deployed on October 22, 2016 at 23:31 GMT (07:31 local time), first satellite deployed from Tiangong-2 space station. It was second from series of special purpose satellites used for monitoring vehicles in space. This small satellite will be important source of information on condition of Tiangong-2 and […]

ESA plans for Moon colony

Could it be possible that next important step on the way for establishing constant presence men in space will be made by European Space Agency on Moon ? Recently we have increasing difference between visions of space exploration between present partners – ESA, NASA, Roscosmos, JAXA and CSA. JAXA and CSA are still interesting in […]

Cubesat for everyone – ULA statement during today’s press conference

During a press conference in Colorado, from ULA came the important declaration about supporting universities in their Cubesat satellite programs. Today in Colorado State Capitol on 0930 am MST was started open press conference organized by United Launch Alliance. Conference was started by Chris Chavez, Director of Government Affairs and Corporate Citizenship in ULA. Mr. […]

Trump’s plan to privatize ISS by 2025 might not work

Trump Administration’s suggestion of delegating control of International Space Station (ISS) to private sector organizations by the year 2025 will probably not work, according to a government auditor. It is not possible for commercial companies to bear the enormous costs operating costs ISS by the coming six years. Paul Martin, who is the Inspector General […]