Plesetsk cosmodrome

European satellites launched to eye Earth`s magnetic field

The European Space Agency on Friday launched three satellites it hopes will help understand why the magnetic field that makes human life possible on Earth appears to be weakening.

Nov 23, 2013, 09:45 AM IST

Lightweight Soyuz rocket`s launch delayed

The first launch of Russia`s new Soyuz-2.1V lightweight carrier rocket, scheduled for early 2013, has now been delayed until the second half of 2013, rocket-maker Progress said.

Mar 15, 2013, 11:18 AM IST