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May 27, 2019
Origami-inspired material absorbs force of landing, could help make rockets reusableRocket legs made from this material could make odds of their reusability much higher.
May 14, 2019
Trump pumps USD 1.6 bn extra into NASA budget to ensure Moon landing by 2024Only 2 other nations have made "soft" landings on the moon — former Soviet Union & China, but those were robots.
Feb 18, 2019
SpaceX Starship a tougher project than any of our Mars missions: NASA engineerMusk has only shared Starship's design & features in bits & pieces, still to unveil the rocket in full detail.
Jul 19, 2018
Blue Origin launches booster and crew capsule, successfully lands both back againThe Jeff Bezos’ company aims to start testing with a human crew as early as the end of 2018.
Sep 27, 2017
'20-30 rockets' land near Kabul airport as James Mattis, Jens Stoltenberg arrive in capital: No flights cancelledMultiple rockets landed near Kabul's international airport on Wednesday after US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis flew to the Afghan capital for talks, an official said.
Jun 26, 2017
SpaceX successfully takes 10 satellites into orbit and successfully recovers booster on 25 JuneThe technology, which requires aircraft to be equipped with certain equipment, is undergoing testing involving eight of the initial batch of Iridium NEXT satellites.
Apr 17, 2017
Isro has planned to create a Joint venture with an consortium to build rockets for future missionsThe Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) plans to forge a joint venture with an industrial consortium to build rockets.
Dec 09, 2016
SpaceX delays launch until January as the company did not receive license to fly from FAAElon Musk's SpaceX has been forced to delay the return of its rockets to flight until January as an investigation continues into a launch pad explosion earlier this year, the tech billionaire' s company said on Wednesday.
Oct 27, 2016
European Union plans to develop rockets to stop dependance on RussiaEU officials said on Wednesday they planned to invest 12 billion euros by 2020 to develop new rockets to launch satellites for defence and data-driven businesses and reduce reliance on Russian launchers.
Oct 13, 2015
Rockets hit Russian embassy compound in DamascusInsurgents fired two shells at the Russian embassy in the Syrian capital on Tuesday as hundreds of pro-government supporters gathered outside the compound to thank Moscow for its intervention in Syria