Thales Alenia Space Gets Bad News, Good News

Thales Alenia Space Gets Bad News, Good News

Indonesia’s Palapa D telecommunications satellite, built by the European company Thales Alenia Space, failed to reach the correct orbit after being launched by a Chinese Long March 3B rocket today, …

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Space Shuttle Discovery is OFF!

Space Shuttle Discovery is OFF!

Space Shuttle Discovery was successfully launched on its STS-128 mission moments before midnight on August 28. The crew is on a planned 13-day mission to resupply the International Space Station …

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NASA's Ares Project Manager Resigns

NASA's Ares Project Manager Resigns

Steve Cook, manager of NASA’s Ares Projects Office at Marshall Space Flight Center that is developing new rockets to replace the space shuttle system, announced today that he is leaving …

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NRC Planetary Science Decadal Survey: Presentations to the Inner Planets Panel, Aug. 26-28, 2009, Now On SpacePolicyOnline.com

NRC Planetary Science Decadal Survey: Presentations to the Inner Planets Panel, Aug. 26-28, 2009, Now On SpacePolicyOnline.com

The presentations that were made to the first meeting of the Inner Planets panel of the National Research Council’s Decadal Survey on Planetary Science are now available on SpacePolicyOnline.com. Look …

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NRC Planetary Science Decadal Survey: Presentations to the Inner Planets Panel, August 2009

NRC Planetary Science Decadal Survey: Presentations to the Inner Planets Panel, August 2009

The following presentations were made at the first meeting of the Inner Planets panel of the National Research Council’s Planetary Science Decadal Survey, August 26-28, 2009, Washington, D.C. Adobe Reader …

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South Korea's President Calls on Aerospace Workers to "Rise From Your Disappointment"

South Korea's President Calls on Aerospace Workers to "Rise From Your Disappointment"

South Korea’s President Lee Myung-bak made a surprise visit to his country’s Naro Space Center today to rally the space program’s workforce. On Tuesday, South Korea’s first attempt to launch …

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NRC Adds New Member to Planetary Decadal Mars Panel

NRC Adds New Member to Planetary Decadal Mars Panel

The National Research Council (NRC) has approved the appointment of an additional member of the Mars Panel of the Decadal Survey on Planetary Science. Philippe Lognonn , Institut de Physique …

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