Atlas V rocket

NASA's latest communications satellite arrives in orbit

NASA's latest communications satellite arrives in orbit

TDRS-M's predecessors, TDRS-K and TDRS-L, also launched on Atlas V rockets from the same launch complex in January 2013 and January 2014, respectively

Aug 19, 2017, 08:11 AM IST
Orbital ATK to launch its seventh commercial resupply mission to space station on March 19!

Orbital ATK to launch its seventh commercial resupply mission to space station on March 19!

 NASA commercial provider Orbital ATK is all set to launch its seventh contracted commercial resupply mission to the International Space Station (ISS) on March 19, 2017.

Mar 04, 2017, 21:23 PM IST
GOES-R Weather Satellite all set for launch

GOES-R Weather Satellite all set for launch

The Atlas V rocket and its GOES-R weather satellite are all set for Saturday’s launch from Space Launch Complex 41 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida into the orbit.

Nov 19, 2016, 23:50 PM IST
Orbital ATK’s Cygnus cargo craft arrives at the International Space Station

Orbital ATK’s Cygnus cargo craft arrives at the International Space Station

Orbital ATK's Cygnus cargo ship arrived at the International Space Station today, carrying more than 7,000 pounds (3,000 kilograms) of water, food and supplies for global astronauts.

Dec 09, 2015, 22:15 PM IST

NASA's four spacecraft successfully enter Earth's orbit to solve magnetic mystery

NASA launched four identical spacecraft recently on a billion-dollar mission to study the explosive give-and-take between the magnetic fields of Earth and the Sun .

Mar 13, 2015, 14:24 PM IST

US's Orbital to resume ISS cargo flights in late 2015

Orbital Sciences Corp., the private space company whose unmanned cargo rocket exploded on liftoff in late October, said it will resume cargo flights to the International Space Station (ISS) in late 2015.

Dec 10, 2014, 15:44 PM IST

NASA spacecraft poised to launch for clues on Martian air

NASA is preparing to launch its latest orbiter to Mars today on the hunt for clues about why the Red Planet lost much of its atmosphere.

Nov 18, 2013, 14:26 PM IST

NASA`s Juno spacecraft gets gravity boost from Earth flyby

NASA`S Juno Mission spacecraft is going to slingshot around Earth towards Jupiter, accelerating to 25 miles per second along the way to become the fastest man-made object in history.

Oct 10, 2013, 19:09 PM IST

NASA launches communication satellite

An unmanned Atlas V rocket blasted into the starry night sky carrying the Tracking and Data Relay Satellite.

Jan 31, 2013, 10:44 AM IST

US launches mystery spacecraft X-37B

A top-secret mini-space shuttle has blasted off from Cape Canaveral in the US.

Dec 12, 2012, 12:32 PM IST