SpaceX had to scrub the 2nd attempt to launch Italy’s Cosmo-SkyMed 2 due to poor weather on Friday January 28th 2022

The thick cloud rule during the instantaneous launch window of today's 2nd attempt for Italy's Cosmo-SkyMed 2 caused a launch scrub during final fueling of SpaceX Falcon 9 B-1052-3. Third attempt in clear but cold skies will be Saturday January 29th 2022 at 6:11 PM EST or 23:11 UTC. Locally at Cape Canaveral everyone is Read More

SpaceX forced to scrub the 4th launch attempt in 2022 until Friday January 28th 2022 at 6:11 PM EST for CSG-2

About 34 minutes before the launch attempt for Italy's defense & weather CSG-2 SkyMed 2nd generation FM2 satellite SpaceX was forced to scrub the attempt of 6:11 PM EST or 23:11 UTC Thursday as storms rolled in over Cape Canaveral from the Atlantic ocean over launch complex 40. The next attempt will be on Friday Read More

SpaceX Will Land Falcon 9 on Land During Upcoming COSMO-SkyMed Second Generation FM2 Mission

SpaceX is targeting Thursday, January 27 for launch of the COSMO-SkyMed Second Generation FM2 mission to low Earth orbit from Space Launch Complex 40 (SLC-40) at Cape Canaveral Space Force Station, Florida. The instantaneous launch window is at 6:11 p.m. EST, or 18:11 UTC, and a backup opportunity is available on Friday, January 28 at Read More

ESA supports the White House on greenhouse gas monitoring

When Joe Biden was inaugurated as President one year ago, he fulfilled his promise to rejoin the Paris Agreement and set a course for the US to tackle the climate crisis by supporting global efforts to limit global warming. ESA recently joined the President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology by public video link Read More

Fitness in 360° | Cosmic Kiss with video

You’ve heard of spacewalking astronauts but how do astronauts run? Join ESA’s Matthias Maurer for a workout on the International Space Station’s T2 treadmill and explore Node 3 in 360°. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fZfweGd18H4 Astronauts living and working on the International Space Station exercise for around two hours a day six days a week to stay fit and Read More

ESA: Summit to ignite Europe’s bold space ambitions

European leaders will reaffirm plans to launch Europe on a world-leading trajectory during a high-level space summit to be held on 16 February in Toulouse, France. Urgent action is needed to tackle the unprecedented societal, economic and security challenges faced by Europe – from the climate crisis and its consequences to threats to crucial infrastructure Read More

ENAIRE receives the annual ATM Award from Avion Revue magazine

"ENAIRE's essential role in the development of the drone and urban air mobility sector in the future" is one of the reasons that led to this recognition It also acknowledges its controller staffing, its help with social integration, its Master's degree in Air Navigation Services Management, and the improved operations at the airports of A Read More

Earth from Space: Mecklenburg–West Pomerania, Germany, with video

Part of Mecklenburg–West Pomerania, also known as Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, a state in northeast Germany is featured in this image captured by the Copernicus Sentinel-2 mission. A portion of the northwest coast of Poland can be seen in the right of the image. Mecklenburg–West Pomerania extends along the Baltic Sea coastal plain with the region’s landscape largely Read More