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Artemis I Is One Step Closer To Launch, the Final One
Artemis I Is One Step Closer To Launch, the Final One

30 Jul 2022, 21:32 UTC / NASA is almost done working on the first Space Launch System rocket (SLS), which is the most powerful rocket that NASA ever built

 
NASA’s Historic Rocket Launch From Australia Was a Success
NASA’s Historic Rocket Launch From Australia Was a Success

27 Jun 2022, 05:14 UTC / NASA successfully launched a rocket from a commercial spaceport outside the U.S. for the first time, and it was also a premiere for Australia in over 25 years

 
UK and the U.S. Join Forces for the CIRCE Mission Aboard Britain’s First Satellite Launch
UK and the U.S. Join Forces for the CIRCE Mission Aboard Britain’s First Satellite Launch

9 Jun 2022, 05:12 UTC / An innovative space weather instrumentation suite developed by UK and the U.S. will be launched within this upcoming historic event

 
The First NASA Payload Launch From This Mind-Boggling Slingshot to Take Place This Year
The First NASA Payload Launch From This Mind-Boggling Slingshot to Take Place This Year

8 Apr 2022, 04:26 UTC / The first NASA payload test launch from the SpinLaunch groundbreaking Launch System will demonstrate the potential of this unique concept

 
UK Inches Closer to Launching the First Rocket from British Soil, in a Historic First
UK Inches Closer to Launching the First Rocket from British Soil, in a Historic First

16 Mar 2022, 04:53 UTC / Skyrora officially opens UK's biggest rocket engine testing facility, in Scotland, in preparation for a pioneering launch this year

 
Astra's First Launch for NASA Gets Delayed, Again
Astra's First Launch for NASA Gets Delayed, Again

7 Feb 2022, 21:12 UTC / Startup Astra delayed the launch of its first operational satellite payload for NASA. This is the second time the company decided to scrub off the launch

 
Watch a Virgin Orbit Satellite Launch From a RAF Pilot’s Amazing Perspective
Watch a Virgin Orbit Satellite Launch From a RAF Pilot’s Amazing Perspective

2 Feb 2022, 07:12 UTC / A Royal Air Force Flight Lieutenant shares his awe-inspiring experiences as part of the flight crew that launched the latest satellites form Cosmic Girl

 
South Korea's First Homemade Rocket Launches Successfully, Fails to Reach Correct Orbit
South Korea's First Homemade Rocket Launches Successfully, Fails to Reach Correct Orbit

21 Oct 2021, 20:10 UTC / After the launch, South Korean President Moon Jae-in announced that the rocket was unsuccessful in its planned objective

 
SpaceX Rocket Launch Carrying 88 Satellites Called Off, Elon Musk Is Not Happy
SpaceX Rocket Launch Carrying 88 Satellites Called Off, Elon Musk Is Not Happy

30 Jun 2021, 05:46 UTC / On June 29, SpaceX delayed the launch of a Falcon 9 due to an aircraft entering the launch range. The rocket was supposed to take 88 satellites into orbit.

 
UK Spaceports Get Green Light, First Rocket Launch Expected Next Summer
UK Spaceports Get Green Light, First Rocket Launch Expected Next Summer

30 May 2021, 15:50 UTC / Rockets and satellites could be launched from UK soil for the first time, after recent regulations set the stage for future spaceports throughout the country.

 
NASA Black Brant XII Rocket Launch Lights Up the Sky With Colorful Clouds
NASA Black Brant XII Rocket Launch Lights Up the Sky With Colorful Clouds

17 May 2021, 14:00 UTC / On May 16th, NASA launched its Black Brant XII rocket carrying the KiNET-X payload from Wallops Facility; the spacecraft left a colorful vapor trail behind

 
Early 2021 Tesla Sentry Mode Footage Has It All, Including Space Rocket Launch
Early 2021 Tesla Sentry Mode Footage Has It All, Including Space Rocket Launch

11 Jan 2021, 09:08 UTC / We also get to check out a host of thieves (and their underwear, for some very odd reason), people showing their love for Teslas, and more

 
Watching This Falcon 9 Launch Is Like Riding a Rocket as You Would a Horse
Watching This Falcon 9 Launch Is Like Riding a Rocket as You Would a Horse

10 Sep 2020, 12:53 UTC / Falcon 9 SAOCOM 1B launch at the end of August was shot with a booster onboard camera, shows incredible footage of launch and landing

 
Anonymous Bidder Buys Actual $5.6 Million Rocket in Online Auction
Anonymous Bidder Buys Actual $5.6 Million Rocket in Online Auction

8 Apr 2020, 05:16 UTC / Taking online retail to a whole new level: CASIC subsidiary ExPace sells KZ-1A rocket on Taobao in a livestreamed auction viewed by 2 million people

 
Jeff Bezos’ New Shepard Flies and Lands Same Booster for the Sixth Time
Jeff Bezos’ New Shepard Flies and Lands Same Booster for the Sixth Time

12 Dec 2019, 11:00 UTC / For the sixth time in a row, a Blue Origin booster was used to sent payloads to orbit on board the New Shepard spacecraft.

 
Ultra Slow Motion Clip Shows SpaceX Rockets Launch on Koyaanisqatsi Soundtrack
Ultra Slow Motion Clip Shows SpaceX Rockets Launch on Koyaanisqatsi Soundtrack

21 Jun 2019, 13:03 UTC / Cosmic Perspective SpaceX rocket launch video slowed down to near perfection offers a new perspective on space exploration

 
Watch Lighting Strike Russian Soyuz Rocket During Takeoff
Watch Lighting Strike Russian Soyuz Rocket During Takeoff

28 May 2019, 14:58 UTC / Russian Soyuz rocket hit by lighting moments after taking off from Plesetsk Cosmodrome, the unaffected machine went on with its mission

 
SpaceX Targeting Second Falcon Heavy Launch in March
SpaceX Targeting Second Falcon Heavy Launch in March

1 Feb 2019, 09:11 UTC / The Falcon Heavy will be deployed by SpaceX as a means to deliver to orbit a Saudi Arabian communications satellite operated by Arabsat

 
Blue Origin New Shepard Rocket Takes NASA Payload to Space, Humans Come Next
Blue Origin New Shepard Rocket Takes NASA Payload to Space, Humans Come Next

24 Jan 2019, 10:49 UTC / On board the New Shepard mission 10, in its brief foray into space, were eight NASA-backed experiments, devised by students, scientists and entrepreneurs

 
SpaceX Launches 20th Rocket with USAF GPS Satellite, Does Not Recover Booster
SpaceX Launches 20th Rocket with USAF GPS Satellite, Does Not Recover Booster

24 Dec 2018, 11:07 UTC / Very unlike SpaceX, the company did not attempt to recover the first stage booster after separation due to “mission requirements.”