The US Department of Defense selected contractors in a tender to service the next multi-year cycle of national security and defense space launches, learned BulgarianMilitary.com citing Defence24.
Trials of SpaceX’s third Starship SN4 prototype at the Boca Chica test site in south Texas failed. The explosion occurred while testing the Raptor methane engine. The broadcast was conducted on the LabPadre YouTube channel, learned BulgarianMilitary.com.
A container from the Russian Frigate-SB booster block exploded in space on May 8, resulting in 65 debris, the 18th US Air Force Space Control Squadron said on its Twitter page, learned BulgarianMilitary.com.
The U.S. Department of Defense is about to conduct a series of experiments aboard the unmanned X-37B spacecraft, which will be put into low Earth orbit for the sixth time in 10 years.
The date of the first flight of the new spacecraft Crew Dragon was announced on Friday by the head of the United States Space Department Jim Brydenstein, learned BulgarianMilitary.com.
Because of coronavirus, employees of many enterprises and companies in all countries began to switch to remote work from home to protect themselves from Covid-19 and thereby reduce the burden on doctors and medical facilities.
The US refusal to discuss the issue of space weapons indicates the desire to create orbital strike systems, learned BulgarianMilitary.com according Deputy Foreign Minister of the Russian Federation Sergei Ryabkov
Humanity will make its first attempts to colonize Mars relatively soon, but the settlement of the Red Planet by humans is a matter of a very distant future, learned BulgarianMilitary.com citing news agency Pan.bg.
The Ministry of Digital Development, Innovation and the Aerospace Industry of Kazakhstan said that Russia, France, Italy, the US and Turkey sent technical proposals for the manufacture of the KazSat-2R
The Chinese Long March 3B launch vehicle crashed when launching the Indonesian communications satellite Palapa-N1 / Nusantara Dua, learned BulgarianMilitary.com.
NASA has published a list of grants allocated for the implementation of innovative space projects. One of them is the construction of a giant radio telescope in the crater on the moon.
Using lunar resources to provide a base on it will make it possible to get rid of dependence on their supply from Earth, Igor Mitrofanov, head of the department of nuclear planetology at the Russian Academy of Sciences said.
The latest Starship spacecraft prototype, which SpaceX is developing to fly to Mars, exploded on Friday during a test at a test site near the village of Boca Chica (Texas, USA), learned BulgarianMilitary.com.
The Soyuz-2.1A rocket was taken out and installed on the launch complex of the Baikonur Cosmodrome for the first manned launch on this carrier, learned BulgarianMilitary.com citing Roscosmos statement.