‘Space junk’ hazards: US Congress discusses orbital debris dangers

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “‘Space junk’ hazards: US Congress discusses orbital debris dangers” – below is their description. A congressional committee has been convened in the United States to discuss the dangers of space debris as commercial operators launch numerous satellites into low earth orbit. It is estimated there are much … Read more ‘Space junk’ hazards: US Congress discusses orbital debris dangers

Richard Branson gets head start in billionaire space race | DW News

DW News published this video item, entitled “Richard Branson gets head start in billionaire space race | DW News” – below is their description. British entrepreneur Richard Branson is preparing to fly to the edge of space. He’ll be joining the first fully crewed test flight launched by Virgin Galactic, with six people on board. … Read more Richard Branson gets head start in billionaire space race | DW News

Chinese astronauts complete first spacewalk from new station

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Chinese astronauts complete first spacewalk from new station” – below is their description. The crew of China’s new space station have opened the door. Taikonauts Liu Boming and Tang Hongbo have completed the first spacewalk from the new space station being built in low Earth orbit. The … Read more Chinese astronauts complete first spacewalk from new station

Chinese rocket carrying three astronauts to new space station blasts off

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Chinese rocket carrying three astronauts to new space station blasts off” – below is their description. China launched a spacecraft on Thursday carrying three astronauts to part of a space station still under construction for the longest stay in low Earth orbit by any Chinese national. FRANCE … Read more Chinese rocket carrying three astronauts to new space station blasts off

China launches three astronauts towards new space station

Guardian News published this video item, entitled “China launches three astronauts towards new space station” – below is their description. China has launched three astronauts into orbit ahead of their arrival to the country’s partially-constructed space station. The trio will spend three months in low Earth orbit in what is China’s first crewed mission in … Read more China launches three astronauts towards new space station

AST SpaceMobile CEO on competition and space-based broadband

CNBC Television published this video item, entitled “AST SpaceMobile CEO on competition and space-based broadband” – below is their description. AST SpaceMobile chairman and CEO Abel Avellan joins “Squawk on the Street” to discuss the company’s SPAC debut on the Nasdaq and how the company is different from competitors like Starlink. For access to live … Read more AST SpaceMobile CEO on competition and space-based broadband

Soyuz rocket takes off from Russia’s Vostochny Cosmodrome with 37 OneWeb satellites on board

RT published this video item, entitled “Soyuz rocket takes off from Russia’s Vostochny Cosmodrome with 37 OneWeb satellites on board” – below is their description. A Russian Soyuz rocket is on its way to drop 36 OneWeb satellites into low Earth orbit, marking the fifth flight of this type of rocket in 2021. Follow us … Read more Soyuz rocket takes off from Russia’s Vostochny Cosmodrome with 37 OneWeb satellites on board

Relativity signs first launch contract with the Department of Defense

CNBC Television published this video item, entitled “Relativity signs first launch contract with the Department of Defense” – below is their description. Tim Ellis, Relativity co-founder, joins ‘Squawk on the Street’ to discuss the company’s first contract with Department of Defense to strengthen national security and if SPACs lie in the company’s future. For access … Read more Relativity signs first launch contract with the Department of Defense

One giant leap for space privatization

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “One giant leap for space privatization” – below is their description. Monday’s successful Crew Dragon capsule launch heralds the culmination of nearly two decades of efforts to privatize US space missions, as SpaceX and Boeing compete to take over low Earth orbit transit duties from Russia. Plus, … Read more One giant leap for space privatization

Nasa’s International Space Station celebrates 20 years of continuous human habitation

South China Morning Post published this video item, entitled “Nasa’s International Space Station celebrates 20 years of continuous human habitation” – below is their description. The International Space Station on November 2, 2020, marked 20 years of continuous human habitation on board the lab that has been in low Earth orbit since 1998. The first … Read more Nasa’s International Space Station celebrates 20 years of continuous human habitation

Space: Next Falcon 9 Launch to take Two OG2 Satellites

ORBCOMM Inc. and Space Exploration Technologies have announced plans to carry the first two ORBCOMM next-generation OG2 satellites to orbit on the next Falcon 9 launch in 2011. Falcon 9 is a two-stage launch vehicle powered by liquid oxygen and rocket grade kerosene (RP-1) capable of delivering 10,450 kg to low-Earth orbit and 4,540 kg … Read more Space: Next Falcon 9 Launch to take Two OG2 Satellites

USA: Watch Spacecraft Launch Live on June 4th 2010

SpaceX will be live streaming the launch of the Falcon 9 at Space Launch Complex 40 (SLC-40) in Cape Canaveral, Fla. on June 4th 2010. Times are as follows: 10:40 Eastern Time, 07:40 Pacific, 14:40 UTC, 15:40 GB/Eire, 16:40 Paris. The test flight will see the Dragon spacecraft launched into orbit as part of a … Read more USA: Watch Spacecraft Launch Live on June 4th 2010