NASA postpones launch of Dragon capsule to the space station

NASA postponed again the launch of a space capsule designed to supply the International Space Station (ISS), which was scheduled for this month. The flight, postponed at least until January 6, was originally scheduled for December 16, but it was then postponed until December 19,...

NASA rocket targeted at a space station explodes after its launch

The rocket that should have placed into orbit the unmanned space capsule ‘Cygnus,’ of the Orbital company, exploded during its launch this Tuesday, according to images broadcast live on NASA TV. “The explosion occurred shortly after the launch,” said a...

Russia plans to renounce the use of the International Space Station in 2020

Dmitri Rogozin, Russia’s deputy prime minister, today announced that the country has no intention of extend the use of the International Space Station (ISS) after 2020 as proposed the United States. “Currently we only need the ISS to 2020. After 2020 we would like to...