A new altitude record was set during a rocket launch in Overberg this week, and one South African minister has hailed the event as a ‘game-changer’.
Residents in the area were warned of sonic booms…
SpaceX’s 15th Starlink mission will lift off from Launch Complex 39A (LC-39A) at Kennedy Space Center in Florida in the USA. Watch the livestream here.
Blue Origin’s NS-13 mission will fly 12 customer payloads to space on the New Shepard rocket, including a payload for NASA. Watch the live stream here.
The NROL-44 satellite will be launched on a Delta IV Heavy rocket, one of the most powerful rockets in the world.
The last time Cape Canaveral planned three space launches in one week, was in 2001 when a Titan 4 launched on 6 August, followed by a Delta 2 on 8 August and the NASA Space Shuttle on 10 August.
SpaceX and the US Space Force teamed up to replace an ageing 20-year-old GPS satellite. Here’s what you need to know.
An amateur American astronaut who wanted to prove the Earth is flat, has been killed in the crash of his homemade rocket in California.