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Upgraded H-IIA succeeds on first commercial mission

November 24th, 2015 by

Rocket: H-IIA (Upgrade); Payload: Telstar 12 VANTAGE (Telstar 12V); Date: 24 November 2015, 0650 UTC; Launch site: Tanegashima Space Center, Japan. The launch vehicle flew as planned and, at about 4 hours and 27 minutes after lift-off, the separation of the Telstar 12 VANTAGE satellite was confirmed.

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Atlas V to launch Cygnus vessel on 3 December

November 24th, 2015 by

NASA commercial partner Orbital ATK is targeting Thursday, 3 December for the launch of its fourth contracted mission to the International Space Station under the agency’s Commercial Resupply Services contract.

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NASA and Aerojet Rocketdyne restart RS-25 production for SLS

November 24th, 2015 by

Aerojet Rocketdyne was awarded a contract by NASA to restart production of the RS-25 engine for the Space Launch System.

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NASA Announces Partnership With Virgin Galactic’s LauncherOne

November 24th, 2015 by

NASA has selected Virgin Galactic as a partner in its Collaborative Opportunities programme.

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Aerojet Rocketdyne signs contract to support CST-100

November 24th, 2015 by

Aerojet Rocketdyne has signed a contract with Boeing valued at nearly US$200 million. Under its Commercial Crew Transportation Capability (CCtCap) subcontract to Boeing, Aerojet Rocketdyne is completing the design, development, qualification, certification and initial production of the Crew Space Transportation (CST)-100 “Starliner” service module propulsion system.

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