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Archive for November 8th, 2020

India launches EOS-1, commercial piggyback satellites

November 8th, 2020 by

Rocket: PSLV; Payload: EOS-1 (formerly RISAT-2BR2), nine customer satellites; Date: 7 November 2020, 0941 UTC; Launch site: Satish Dhawan Space Centre SHAR, Sriharikota, India. The satellites were released into approx. 565 km x 577 km x 36.90 degrees orbits.

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Commercial Chinese rockets succeeds on inaugural launch

November 8th, 2020 by

Rocket: Ceres-1; Payload: Tianqi-11; Date: 7 November 2020, 0712 UTC; Launch site: Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center, China. The satellite was deployed into a 485 km x 501 km x 97.41 degrees Sun-synchronous orbit. The launch marked the second successful attempt by a Chinese private rocket firm since July 2019 following two failed launches in 2018 and early 2019.

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NROL-101 launch further delayed

November 8th, 2020 by

Owing to impending inclement weather, United Launch Alliance has moved the launch of an Atlas V rocket from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station to no earlier than 11 November from 8 November.

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SES S.A. results 9M 2020

November 8th, 2020 by

SES S.A. announced its financial results for the nine months ending 30 September 2020.

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SpaceX’s Crew-1 astronaut launch for NASA: Live updates

November 8th, 2020 by

SpaceX plans to launch the first operational flight of its Crew Dragon astronaut taxi to the International Space Station on Nov. 14, 2020.

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Replay: Crew-1 astronauts arrive at Kennedy Space Center for launch

November 8th, 2020 by

The first oCrew-1 astronaut team launching on SpaceX’s next crewed flight arrive at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center today (Nov. 8). Watch it live.

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