Tag: International Space Station

PALMACHIM, ISRAEL - JUNE 11: In this handout photo released by the Israeli Aerospace Industries, a Shavit rocket carrying the Ofek 7 satellite is launched early morning from the Israeli Air Force test range June 11, 2007 in Palmachim, Israel. According to reports, the new satellite will be able to …

Satellite Built by Israeli Students Launched into Space

After a delay of about a month, the tiny Israeli Duchifat 2 satellite was launched Wednesday evening from Cape Canaveral, Florida. The satellite, a project of the Israeli Space Agency in the Ministry of Science and the Herzliya Municipality, was launched on the Atlas 5 launcher to the International Space Station.

This October 29, 2014 image taken from NASA TV shows the Russian Progress 57 Cargo Ship arriving to dock with the International Space Station

NASA Astronaut Takes Pics Of Israel From Space

NASA astronaut Jeff Williams uploaded a photograph of Israel as seen from the International Space Station, writing that he was “fascinated” by the view of “biblical history.”

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Space Boom: Reusable SpaceX Rocket Cuts Launch Costs by 1/3

By cutting future commercial space flight costs by a third with their successful landing of a spent first-stage vehicle on a barge in the Atlantic, SpaceX just ignited an economic space boom that will be the defining feature of the

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As SpaceX Rocket Explodes, Russia is Back on Top in Space Flight

An unmanned SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket traveling at 2,900 mph, about 27 miles above the earth disintegrated 2 minutes and 19 seconds into its flight from Cape Canaveral to the International Space Station. It was a severe blow to NASA,

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SpaceX Supply Rocket Blows Up on Elon Musk’s Birthday

An unmanned SpaceX rocket carrying supplies and a first-of-its-kind docking port to the International Space Station broke apart Sunday shortly after liftoff. It was a severe blow to NASA, still reeling from previous failed shipments.

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WATCH: SpaceX Rocket Explodes after Missing Landing

SpaceX founder Elon Musk posted a video to Twitter Friday showing his company’s Falcon 9 rocket crashing in a fiery explosion on a barge in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean. The rocket had just returned from making a delivery