Soyuz MS-04 already on Earth

Soyuz MS-04 capsule with Peggy Whitson (NASA), commander Fyodor Yurchikhin (Roscosmos) and NASA flight engineer Jack Fischer returned safely to Earth after spending 135 days at docking port of Poisk ISS module since docking on April 20, 2017. Trio get inside Soyuz MS-04 vehicle on Saturday, September 2, 2017. At 18:41 UTC they closed hatch of their vehicle and begun last Continue Reading The post Soyuz MS-04 already on Earth appeared first on SpaceFlights. [...]

Failed mission of the PSLV-XL with IRNSS-1H under the fairing

ISRO PSLV-XL rocket failed during its 39th flight – for the first time since first C1 mission in 1997. Today, on August 31, 2017 ISRO launched their PSLV-XL rocket from Satish Dhawan Space Center. Mission objective was delivering to orbit IRNSS-1H (Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System) navigational satellite. Satellite should be deployed on 284 km x 20650 km orbit and later Continue Reading The post Failed mission of the PSLV-XL with IRNSS-1H under the fairing appeared first on SpaceFlights. [...]

Proton-M • Amazonas-5

An International Launch Services Proton-M rocket with a Breeze-M upper stage will launch Amazonas-5 communications satellite. Satellite operated by Hispasat will provide range of broadband, television, corporate network services over Mexico, Central America and South America.     The post Proton-M • Amazonas-5 appeared first on SpaceFlights. [...]

Proton-M • Amazonas-5

An International Launch Services Proton-M rocket with a Breeze-M upper stage will launch Amazonas-5 communications satellite. Satellite operated by Hispasat will provide range of broadband, television, corporate network services over Mexico, Central America and South America.     The post Proton-M • Amazonas-5 appeared first on SpaceFlights. [...]

Falcon-9 • OTV-5

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket will deliver to orbit top secret X-37B spaceplane for USAF. Rocket will perform attempt of landing of the firsts stage at Cape Canaveral  LZ-1 landing site. Duration and purpose of the X-37B mission is classified. The post Falcon-9 • OTV-5 appeared first on SpaceFlights. [...]