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Archive for February 3rd, 2019

NASA awards launch services contract for Lucy mission

February 3rd, 2019 by

NASA has selected United Launch Services LLC (ULS) to provide launch services for the agency’s first-ever mission to explore Trojan asteroids.

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Hole in Fregat helium line fixed

February 3rd, 2019 by

Russian specialists at the Kourou spaceport in French Guiana have eliminated a micro-hole on the Fregat booster intended to deliver OneWeb satellites into orbit.

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SSC seals launch site partnership with ArianeGroup

February 3rd, 2019 by

The Shetland Space Centre announced a major partnership with ArianeGroup.

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Saudi Geostationary Satellite 1/Hellas Sat 4, GSAT-31 pre-launch details

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Arianespace’s year-opening Ariane 5 flight, which is designated Flight VA247, has been authorised for lift-off on 5 February following a launch readiness review, which was conducted at the Spaceport in French Guiana.

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