Upcoming Launches: SpaceX Plans Two Starlink Missions, China’s Chang Zheng 5 Launch Scheduled

Spaceflight enthusiasts have a thrilling week ahead as SpaceX, China, and Roscosmos prepare for multiple launches. SpaceX has two Starlink missions scheduled, China is gearing up for two payloads on the Chang Zheng 5 (CZ-5) rocket, and Roscosmos is ready to launch Russian-built satellites using the Soyuz rocket.

SpaceX began the week with the successful launch of the Starlink Group 7-15 mission on February 22. The mission carried 22 Starlink v

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SpaceX’s Upcoming Milestone: Lunar Lander on Falcon 9’s 300th Mission; JAXA’s Ambitious Orbit Goal with H3 Rocket

SpaceX is gearing up for a busy week of space missions, with four separate Falcon 9 launches planned. One mission involves launching NASA’s PACE Earth-observation satellite, which will provide valuable data on the Earth’s environment to help scientists predict weather conditions and air quality. Another mission will see multiple Starlink satellites sent into orbit as part of SpaceX’s plan to provide global internet access. Additionally, SpaceX will launch the IM-1 Nova-C lunar lander on Falcon 9’s 300th

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An In-depth Look at Recent Space Launches: NASA’s PACE Mission, Chinese Art Satellites, and Multiple Starlink Missions

February is proving to be an eventful month for space launches, with China and the United States taking center stage. China successfully launched a Long March 2C rocket on February 2nd, carrying 11 satellites for the Geely Constellation, a project by Chinese car manufacturer Geely Technology Group. These satellites will aid in the company’s self-driving navigation technology and also carry ocean observation instruments. On February 3rd, China launched the Jielong-3 rocket from a barge in

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First Cygnus Prepared for Falcon 9 Flight by Northrop Grumman

Northrop Grumman is preparing for the first Cygnus spacecraft to fly aboard a Falcon 9 rocket, as part of a cargo mission scheduled for the end of this month. The mission will carry out various experiments onboard the International Space Station (ISS), including 3D printing of metal parts and semiconductors in microgravity, remote control robotic surgery, and data collection on different heat shields during re-entry into the atmosphere. SpaceX is also aiming to launch nine Falcon 9 rockets by

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This Week’s Missions: Axiom-3 Crew and Tianzhou 7 Cargo Space Station Launches

This week is set to be an exciting one for space missions, with a focus on two significant launches. Axiom-3 and Tianzhou 7 are the main highlights, with Axiom-3 being the first crew launch of 2024 and Tianzhou 7 heading for the Chinese Space Station Tiangong. These launches are part of a rapid cadence of flights in the new year, following a record-breaking 220 orbital launch attempts in 2023.

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New Developments in Space Launches: Vulcan’s First Flight and Ongoing Starlink Launches by SpaceX

New Developments in Space Launches: Vulcan’s First Flight and Ongoing Starlink Launches by SpaceX

The week of January 4th to January 10th saw several significant space launches, including the highly anticipated maiden flight of the United Launch Alliance’s (ULA) Vulcan rocket. The Vulcan successfully carried the Astrobotic Peregrine Mission One Lunar Lander to the Moon, marking the debut of Blue Origin’s BE-4 engines and demonstrating NASA’s Commercial Lunar Payload Services (CLPS

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SpaceX Progresses Toward 100 Launch Goal: A Launch Roundup

SpaceX is making significant progress towards its goal of launching 100 times in 2023. This week, the company has planned three Starlink missions, two at the Cape Canaveral Space Force Station in Florida and one at the Vandenberg Space Force Base in California. China is also expected to launch an unknown payload using the Chang Zheng 2D rocket. These launches will bring the total number of orbital launches in 2023 to 199-204, surpassing the record set in

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Four Upcoming Flights to Anticipate: Starship Launch Awaited along with Three Additional Missions Scheduled for this Week

Four upcoming flights are set to take place this week, including the highly anticipated launch of the Starship Integrated Flight Test-2 (IFT-2) from Texas. In addition to the Starship launch, there will be a Chang Zheng-2C (CZ-2C) launch from China, Starlink 6-28 from Cape Canaveral Space Force Station (CCSFS), and Starlink 7-7 from Vandenberg Space Force Base (VSFB) in California.

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SpaceX Achieves Milestone with Over 5,000 Active Starlink Satellites, while China Prepares for Taikonauts’ Journey to Space Station

SpaceX has reached a significant milestone in the field of space exploration, as it now has over 5,000 active Starlink satellites in orbit. This achievement comes as China prepares for two launches, including sending taikonauts to the Tiangong space station. The first Chinese launch, scheduled for October 23, will carry three Yaogan 39-04 reconnaissance satellites that have the capability to gather intelligence by locating ground radar systems. The second launch, on October 25, will transport

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Upcoming Launches: SpaceX Plans Three Starlink Missions, India to Conduct Crew Abort System Test

SpaceX and India are preparing for upcoming launches in the world of spaceflight. SpaceX has plans to launch three Falcon 9 rockets carrying Starlink payloads, while India is set to conduct the first test flight of its Gaganyaan crew-capable spacecraft. The first Falcon 9 mission, Starlink 6-23, will carry 22 Starlink satellites to low-Earth orbit from Cape Canaveral Space Force Station in Florida. The second mission, Starlink 7-5,

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