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Archive for April 29th, 2019

SpaceX CRS-17 launch now scheduled for 1 May

April 29th, 2019 by

NASA’s commercial cargo provider SpaceX is targeting 0759 on Wednesday, 1 May for the launch of its 17th resupply mission to the International Space Station after successful completion of its static fire engine test.

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UK delivers most accurate weather satellite instrument

April 29th, 2019 by

Collaboration between the UK and France has developed a forecasting instrument that will set new standards of accuracy in short term weather prediction, the UK Space Agency said.

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Airbus and Orbital Insight launch Earth Monitor

April 29th, 2019 by

Airbus Defence and Space and Orbital Insight have expanded upon their partnership agreement to create Earth Monitor, a change analysis and insights service which provides situation awareness over archived or newly tasked areas of interest.

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