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ESA selects 3 new mission concepts for study

May 8th, 2018 by

A high-energy survey of the early Universe, an infrared observatory to study the formation of stars, planets and galaxies, and a Venus orbiter are to be considered for ESA’s fifth medium class mission in its Cosmic Vision science programme, with a planned launch date in 2032.

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Pakistan to spend millions on dual-use satellites

May 8th, 2018 by

Pakistan is devoting more resources to its space programme as part of its effort to become less reliant on foreign-owned space assets, according to a new report.

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