Red Planet under inspection – InSight mission launch planned on 4th March 2016

NASA mission under InSight Mars lander program.  Payload are InSight lander and two small satellites MARCO (dimensions of satellite are 36,6×24,3×11,8 cm) providing future communication with lander. ATLAS V will start from Vandenberg with two satellites MARCO A and MARCO B. InSight backronym stands for Interior Exploration using Seismic Investigations, Geodesy and Heat Transport. It is NASA mission targeted for […]

Boeing on the finish, Lockheed Martin at the start – Block IIF – 11 launch planned on 30th October 2015.

11th GPS satellite – BLOCK IIF-11 (SV-12) is going to be launched atop of Atlas V 401 rocket from Cape Canaveral. On 30th October 2015 from Cape Canaveral launch site SLC-41 will be launched penultimate GPS satellite under contract signed between U.S. Air Force and Boeing in 1996. As far as Air Force reduced number of […]