|Mexico created space agency / April 21, 2010 / |
In Mexico appeared own space agency, which will be calls as AEXA (Agencia Espacial Mexicana). About creating a new space agency Associated Press reported..
|Satellite «Kosmos» series put on the orbit. / April 19, 2010 / |
Launch vehicle Soyuz-U put on the orbit military satellite of the Kosmos series. After launching into orbit the spacecraft was given a serial number Kosmos-2462 "..
|Space Shuttle Discovery undocked from the ISS. / April 19, 2010 / |
Space Shuttle Discovery on Saturday successfully undocked from the International Space Station. Undocking was broadcast live on NASA TV. She went on schedule and in normal mode..
|«Orion» is reborn as rescue ship. / April 15, 2010 / |
Spaceship «Orion», which was developed under the American program «Constellation», repealed in 2010, would be constructed. This Associated Press told reporters on condition of anonymity, an official familiar with the situation of the administration of U.S. President Barack Obama..
|On the ISS refused oxygen generator. / April 15, 2010 / |
In the Russian segment of ISS refused oxygen generator «Elektron-VM», Interfax reports with reference to a report on the website NASA. The astronauts were trying to find and correct the fault, but they failed to do so..
|AMC-4R/Proton-M Launch Campaign / April 14, 2010 / |
Baikonur space port: prelaunch operations with AMC-2R spacecraft, Proton-M carrier and Breeze-M upper stage continue. Fairing incapsulation has been carried out. Final operations and tests with the fairing and the upper composite are planned for today..
|China reiterated its intention to implement the lunar program. / April 14, 2010 / |
Leader for the development of the Chinese lunar program Peytszyan E (Ye Peijian) confirmed that China intends to implement all the projects for the Exploration of the Earths satellite in the period, despite the U.S. decision to change its strategy in relation to the moon. Words Peytszyanya leads edition China Daily..
|The astronauts of Discovery completed all the work for the ISS. / April 14, 2010 / |
Astronauts of Space Shuttle «Discovery» Rick Mastracchio (Rick Mastracchio) and Clayton Anderson (Clayton Anderson) completed the third EVA, RIA Novosti reported. While working in the open space they replaced the tank with ammonia, a part of the cooling system of the station..
|25 years since the first launch of a Zenit. / April 13, 2010 / |
Since the second half of the 70-ies, at the Baikonur Cosmodrome begun testing advanced space rocket complexes of a new generation of light, medium, heavy and super-classes with the unification of most components and systems: «Rokot», «Zenith», «Energy-Buran»..