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November 26, 2012
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Failure Of India's Big Rocket Project Is Symbolic Of Deep Structural Problems
New Delhi, India (SPX) Nov 25, 2012
The ongoing "Asia Pivot" by United States is rapidly changing the regional dynamics of the Indo - Pacific region, and nowhere is it more visible than the sphere of cooperation in defence and space research. Recently Canadian and Australian defence co-operation and ties with India reached unprecedented highs, a chain of event termed as the "Rise of the Anglosphere" by historian Walter Russell Mead. However, the successive failure of Indian GSLV missions, combined with India's stubborn secrecy ... read more
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Russian Briz-M puts US satellite into orbit
A Russian Briz-M upper stage has successfully put a US Ecostar-16 communication satellite into orbit. According to Roscosmos, this happened at 7:43 Moscow time this morning. A Proton-M carrie ... more
SPACE TRAVEL

Fly me to the universe
In the eye of Ouyang Ziyuan, Chinese will not only explore the moon and Mars, but the sun, Venus and Jupiter, as well. "I wish we could travel further away," said Ouyang, chief scientist of Ch ... more
ROCKET SCIENCE

Secret mini-shuttle launch delayed
The U.S. Air Force says an investigation into engine trouble during a recent Delta rocket launch will delay the launch of its X-37B mini-shuttle. ... more
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SPACEMART

EDRS space network ready to go ahead
The design of Europe's data relay satellite system - EDRS - has been completed and approved. This marks the moment when it moves ahead with a green light from its first customer, the Global Monitori ... more


SPACEMART

Europe to invest 12 bln euros in a new space Odyssey
Member states of the European Space Agency (ESA) and Canada met in Naples, Italy, to determine the space agenda and the budget for the next five years. The discussed projects include ExoMars rover, ... more
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GPS NEWS

East Riding Of Yorkshire Council Selects Ctrack For Specialist Vehicle Tracking Solution
East Riding of Yorkshire Council is looking to boost the performance of more than 600 specialist vehicles used for waste management, street cleaning and highway maintenance with an innovative tracki ... more
RUSSIAN SPACE

Ukraine Presses Russia on Joint Space Launch Program
The implementation of a Russian-Ukrainian space launch program now depends on the Russian Defense Ministry, the head of the Ukrainian State Space Agency said on Friday. Yuriy Alekseyev said Uk ... more
Military Space News, Nuclear Weapons, Missile Defense
China's Xi pledges closer defence ties with Sri Lanka

Russia to deploy reinforcements to Crimea area: minister

Laser turret for fighter aircraft tested

Fighter jets land on Taiwan highway in 'China attack' war games

Government data requests up 150 pct in 5 years: Google

China's Xi visits India, sets tone for future relations

US general says 'advisors' could join Iraqi fight

TECH SPACE

University of Glasgow and Clyde Space set to put brakes on space junk problem
Engineers at the University of Glasgow and Clyde Space Ltd have developed a practical solution to the increasing problem of space debris. Millions of pieces of 'space junk' are orbiting the Earth as ... more
SPACEMART

SES' Astra 2F Satellite Starts Operations
SES report that the ASTRA 2F satellite has successfully completed its in-orbit testing and is now fully operational and in commercial service at the orbital neighborhood of 28.2/28.5 degrees East. ... more
SPACE TRAVEL

At Helsinki's Slush, start-ups 'speed date' for financing
It's 10:00 am at Helsinki's Cable Factory and for Yan Shtefanets, a 23-year-old Russian student, the clock is ticking: he has two minutes to pitch his start-up to investors to secure much-needed financing. ... more
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ROCKET SCIENCE

S. Korea rocket launch set for Nov 29
South Korea plans to go ahead with a delayed rocket launch on Thursday next week in its third bid in four years to put a satellite into orbit, officials said. ... more
SPACEMART

Defying money crunch, Europe sets new goals in space
Europe on Wednesday set its sights on a new rocket and a deeper involvement in the International Space Station (ISS) despite intense constraints on budgets. ... more
24/7 News Coverage
Early Earth less hellish than previously thought

Meteorite that doomed the dinosaurs helped the forests bloom

How learning to talk is in the genes

Creation of Vuoksi River preceded significant cultural shift

Global carbon cycle may require reappraisal of historical climate events

Tornadoes occurring earlier in "Tornado Alley"

Obama sends 3,000 troops to W.Africa to 'turn tide' on Ebola

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France, Germany compromise on Ariane launcher: minister
France and Germany have overcome differences on building a successor to the Ariane 5 rocket, French Science Minister Genevieve Fioraso said at a European space meeting here Wednesday. ... more
SPACE TRAVEL

UK Secures Billion Pound Package For Space Investment
The UK Space Agency is set to invest 1.2 pounds in some of Europe's biggest and most lucrative space projects, providing the UK with increased leadership in a rapidly growing global sector and build ... more
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Pleiades 1B is ready for integration in the payload "stack" for Arianespace's next Soyuz mission
The Pleiades 1B satellite passenger for Arianespace's fourth Soyuz flight from French Guiana is ready for integration into the medium-lift launcher's payload "stack" at the Spaceport. This dua ... more
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University of Glasgow and Clyde Space set to put brakes on space junk problem

Systems engineering expertise leads to increased counterfire target acquisition radar capabilities

Raytheon achieves critical firsts for US Navy dual-band radar


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Lockheed Martin to Demonstrate Key Component of Tactical MilSat Communications System

The Skynet 5D secure telecom satellite is received in French Guiana for Arianespace's December Ariane 5 mission

Lockheed Martin Completes On Orbit Testing of Second AEHF Satellite


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Pleiades 1B is ready for integration in the payload "stack" for Arianespace's next Soyuz mission

Failure Of India's Big Rocket Project Is Symbolic Of Deep Structural Problems

Russian Briz-M puts US satellite into orbit


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East Riding Of Yorkshire Council Selects Ctrack For Specialist Vehicle Tracking Solution

US Navy, Raytheon receive Pentagon engineering award for GPS-guided precision landing program

Researchers Use GPS Tracking to Monitor Crab Behavior

SPACEMART

Germany consolidates its position in European space
On 20 and 21 November 2012, delegates from the 20 member states of the European Space Agency (ESA) and Canada met at the 'Mostra d'Oltremare' conference centre in Naples, Italy. The start of the ESA ... more
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Mexsat Bicentenario is delivered to French Guiana for its December launch on Ariane 5
The second passenger for Arianespace's next heavy-lift Ariane 5 mission - Mexsat Bicentenario - has arrived in French Guiana. Built by satellite manufacturer Orbital Sciences Corporation, this telec ... more
SPACEMART

European Ministers decide to invest in space to boost Europe's competitiveness and growth
ESA has just concluded a successful two-day Council meeting at ministerial level in Naples, Italy. Ministers from ESA's 20 member states and Canada allocated 10 billion euro for ESA's space activiti ... more
UAV NEWS

Precision, Wireless Ground Handling of X-47B Unmanned Aircraft
Northrop Grumman and the U.S. Navy have taken a first critical step toward demonstrating that the X-47B Unmanned Combat Air System (UCAS) demonstrator can be maneuvered safely and wirelessly on the ... more
24/7 Energy News Coverage
China bans 'dirty' coal sale, imports

Westinghouse Launches New Outage Control Center

The future face of molecular electronics

EnergyApp Combines Critical Information For Solar And Energy Marketing

Hanwha and AGR Power Up 24MW PV Plant in UK

For electronics beyond silicon, a new contender emerges

Novel capability enables first test of real turbine engine conditions

MISSILE DEFENSE

Patriot performs flawlessly in Japan test firings

MILITARY COMMUNICATIONS

Lockheed Martin to Demonstrate Key Component of Tactical MilSat Communications System

ROBO SPACE

Ban 'killer robots,' rights group urges

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ILS Launches the EchoStar XVI Satellite

UAV NEWS

USAF and Raytheon evaluate avoidance capabilities for safe UAS flight

MISSILE NEWS

India steps up cruise missile production

SPACEMART

Mars on, Moon off at Europe space talks

ROCKET SCIENCE

S. Korea readies for delayed rocket launch

MISSILE NEWS

India tests missile interceptor

MILTECH

Russia frees physicist convicted of spying for China

N. Korea preparing for missile launch

Russia warns Turkey against deploying Patriot missiles

South Korea deploys new cruise missiles: report

Systems engineering expertise leads to increased counterfire target acquisition radar capabilities

Lockheed Martin Delivers Three F-35Bs To The US Marine Corps

US Navy, Raytheon receive Pentagon engineering award for GPS-guided precision landing program

Raytheon achieves critical firsts for US Navy dual-band radar

F-35A Achieves Maximum High Angle Of Attack Limit In Four Flights

Boeing Adapts Innovative Training Technologies to FA-18E and F-15E

US Navy Selects Lockheed Martin to Modernize C-130T Aircraft

Dog noses inspire explosives detector

NATO to consider Turkey request for Patriots 'without delay'

10 killed in Yemen military plane crash: ministry

Researchers Use GPS Tracking to Monitor Crab Behavior

Haitian president talks quake relief with Pope Benedict XVI

Storm gives New Yorkers new family - each other

Better protection for forging dies

New structures self-assemble in synchronized dance

Scotch tape finds new use as grasping 'smart material'

Detective work using terahertz radiation

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