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Jan 08, 2014
Indian human spaceflight programme is at beginning stage: ISROIndian human space flight programme is at the "beginning stage" and space scientists were studying the critical technologies required for the project, ISRO Chairman K Radhakrishnan said today.
Jun 16, 2012
China sends first woman into spaceChina launched its most ambitious space mission yet on Saturday, carrying its first female astronaut and two male colleagues.
Jun 15, 2012
China all set to flag off most ambitious space missionChina will launch three astronauts, including a mother of one who flies transport planes, to live and work on a space station for about a week, a major step in its goal of becoming only the third nation with a permanent base orbiting Earth.
Dec 12, 2011
NASA announces first private spacecraft flightThe US space agency has announced the launch date for the first test flight of a commercial spacecraft to the International Space Station (ISS).
Oct 18, 2011
Spaceport America makes science fiction dreams a realityRichard Branson’s Virgin Galactic opens the world’s first commercial spaceport in New Mexico; WhiteKnightTwo and SpaceShipTwo celebrate with dramatic fly-past.
Sep 30, 2011
Entrepreneurs enter race to launch private space industryChina launched an unmanned space module this week as part of its programme to build a space station by 2020. Rising nations aren't the only one with outer space ambitions. Entrepreneurs are racing to become the first private space pioneers.