China launches ambitious attempt to land rover on Mars
Mission is to look for underground water, if it’s present, and evidence of possible ancient life.
Earth is invading Mars: three countries sending spacecraft
The US, UAE and China are taking advantage of a one-month window in which the two planets are in ideal alignment on the same side of the sun.
Virgin Galactic’s next spaceship reaches build milestone
All major structural elements are assembled and the rocket plane is standing on its own landing gear.
Spacecraft opens new year with flyby on solar system’s edge
Bowling pin-like object Ultima Thule an astounding 1.6 billion kilometres beyond Pluto.
Russian cargo spaceship launch failure delays ISS crew landing
Mishap caused by a fuel tank leak in the Soyuz rocket’s third stage.
MDA signs $1.7M deal with Sierra to develop spacecraft communications
SNC is developing a reuseable spacecraft to transport crew and cargo from the International Space Station to Earth.