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The Norwegian Rocket Incident

A little history  of the Black Brant and the Norwegian Rocket Incident Advertisements

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SpaceX webcast about future BFR Moon mission

SpaceX has made two announcements in the past 24 hours. they have signed the first private citizen for the mission to fly around the moon in the BFR “Only 24 humans have been to the Moon in history. No one … Continue reading

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SpaceX Telstar 18V mission launch info

Launch Time:  11:28 p.m. EDT on Sunday, September 9 (A four-hour backup launch window opens at 11:28 p.m. EDT on Monday, September 10, or 3:28 UTC on Tuesday, September 11.) Launch Location:  Space Launch Complex 40 (SLC-40) at Cape Canaveral … Continue reading

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SpaceX Telstar 19V Launch Info

Launch Time: July 22nd 2018, launch window opens at 01:50 a.m. EDT (05:50 – 09:50 UTC) Launch Location: SLC-40 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida Payload: Telstar 19V Telstar 19V (Telstar 19 Vantage) is a communication satellite of the Canadian satellite communications … Continue reading

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SpaceX CRS-15 Launch Info

UPDATE: Launch Time: June 29th 2018, 05:41 EDT / 09:41 UTC Launch Location: SLC-40, Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida Payload: Cargo re-supply mission. Read here on details of what is included in the payload. Live Coverage: SpaceX Webcast            SpaceX Channel on Youtube

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Rocket Lab Electron “It’s Business Time” Launch Info

UPDATE: 06-28-18 The team is standing down from this launch window to take a closer look at the motor controller behavior again. We’re still not happy with the data, and as we all know, the only metric that counts in … Continue reading

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Pictorial History of the Spacesuit Part 1

Part 1 :Early Concepts (through 1940s) spacesuit  –  a garment worn to keep a human alive in the harsh environment of outer space, vacuum and temperature extremes. Early Concept Drawings Wiley Post During the 1930’s the famous high flying aviator Wiley Post used Pressure … Continue reading

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