Space Technology and Space Exploration



2018/09/14 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | SPACE

SpaceX on Thursday announced a new plan to launch a tourist around the Moon using its Big Falcon Rocket (BFR), a massive launch vehicle that is being designed to carr...


2018/08/30 | AEROCONTACT | SPACE

PUNE, India, August 29, 2018According to the new market research report "Rocket Propulsion Market by Type (Rocket Motor, Rocket Engine), Orbit (LEO, MEO, GEO, Bey...


ESA's Aeolus wind sensing satellite successfully launched from Kourou
2018/08/23 | AEROCONTACT | SPACE

Airbus-built Aeolus satellite to map Earth’s wind in real-time Kourou, 22/08/2018 - Aeolus, the European Space Agency’s wind sensing satellite, built ...


2018/07/16 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | SPACE

The UK Space agency said Sunday that it had chosen a peninsula on Scotland's north coast as the site of the country's first space port."Scotland is the best place in ...


iBASEt Establishes European Headquarters in France
2018/07/03 | AEROCONTACT | SPACE

TOULOUSE, France and FOOTHILL RANCH, Calif., July 2, 2018  -- iBASEt, a leading provider of digital manufacturing, MRO and quality software solutions, today ...


Airbus and United Nations team up for universal access to space
2018/07/03 | AEROCONTACT | SPACE

Vienna, 02/07/2018 – Airbus and the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) during the UNISPACE+50...


Airbus and Planet join forces to bring new geospatial products to market
2018/06/25 | AEROCONTACT | SPACE

Toulouse, 25 June 2018 – Airbus and Planet have entered into a partnership to facilitate access to each other’s data and the co-development of new geospati...


Clearing out space junk, one step at a time
2018/06/21 | AEROCONTACT | SPACE

An experimental satellite from Airbus’ SSTL subsidiary will test methods of removing orbital debrisSince the start of the space age, mankind has left its mark on...


2018/06/18 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | SPACE

President Donald Trump on Monday ordered the Pentagon to create a new US "Space Force," which would become the sixth branch of the American military but which require...


Maxar Technologies' MDA Appoints Chris Pogue as President of MDA Government to Drive Sustained Growth and Increase Profitability
2018/06/13 | AEROCONTACT | SPACE

Aligns MDA Organization to Better Serve CustomersBRAMPTON, ON, June 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - MDA, a Maxar Technologies company (formerly MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associ...