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Astroscale signs contract with Rocket Lab to launch its orbital debris removal demo mission in 2023
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Astroscale signs contract with Rocket Lab to launch its orbital debris removal demo mission in 2023

The Electron rocket will launch the Active Debris Removal by Astroscale-Japan satellite for the first phase of JAXA's Commercial Removal of Debris Demonstration Project.

India is fast emerging as a world space hub for cost-effective satellites launches: Union Minister Jitendra Singh
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India is fast emerging as a world space hub for cost-effective satellites launches: Union Minister Jitendra Singh

World today is enamoured of Chandrayaan, Mars mission and upcoming Gaganyan," the Minister added.

Joint ISRO-NASA satellite NISER to launch in 2023: Jitendra Singh to Lok Sabha
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Joint ISRO-NASA satellite NISER to launch in 2023: Jitendra Singh to Lok Sabha

A joint Earth Observation satellite, it will make global measurement of land surface changes using advanced radar imaging.

First reprogrammable commercial satellite launched into space on Ariane 5 rocket
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First reprogrammable commercial satellite launched into space on Ariane 5 rocket

The Eutelsat Quantum satelite can be reprogrammed while orbiting in a fixed position 35,000 kilometres and has a 15-year lifetime.

Virgin Orbit launches seven satellites from three different customers on 747 plane
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Virgin Orbit launches seven satellites from three different customers on 747 plane

The company plans three more test flights of its rocket ship this summer and fall before taking paying passengers next year.

Tunisia launches its first satellite Challenge-1 aboard Russian Soyuz rocket
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Tunisia launches its first satellite Challenge-1 aboard Russian Soyuz rocket

This makes Tunisia the sixth African country to manufacture its own satellite and see it reach space.

Japan-UK private mission to demonstrate new space debris removal service on 22 March
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Japan-UK private mission to demonstrate new space debris removal service on 22 March

The Space Surveillance Network is supposedly tracking over 28,000 pieces of debris, on top of the 3,600 working satellites in low-Earth orbit.

ISRO to launch its earth observation GISAT-1 satellite on 28 March
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ISRO to launch its earth observation GISAT-1 satellite on 28 March

GISAT-1 launch will be followed by the maiden flight of Small Satellite Launch Vehicle, ISRO’s compact launcher, likely in April.

Soyuz rocket launches first Russian satellite for monitoring Arctic climate
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Soyuz rocket launches first Russian satellite for monitoring Arctic climate

Economic exploitation of the Arctic is one of Russian President Vladimir Putin's key goals as the Arctic holds huge oil and gas reserves.

Maine-based bluShift aerospace successfully launches prototype rocket in test flight
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Maine-based bluShift aerospace successfully launches prototype rocket in test flight

The company is among dozens working on affordable ways to launch nano satellites.

ISRO successfully launches its 42nd communication satellite aboard PSLV rocket
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ISRO successfully launches its 42nd communication satellite aboard PSLV rocket

The CMS-01 satellite is replacing the ageing GSAT-12 satellite that was launched 15 July, 2011, with a mission life of seven years but ended up working for nine years

ISRO's GSAT-30 telecom satellite due for launch on Ariane V this week: All you need to know
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ISRO's GSAT-30 telecom satellite due for launch on Ariane V this week: All you need to know

The GSAT-30 will be launched on Friday, 17 January 2020 at 2.35 am IST from the Guiana Space Center in French Guiana.

ISRO to launch Indian surveillance satellite RISAT-2BR1, 9 other commercial satellites on 11 December
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ISRO to launch Indian surveillance satellite RISAT-2BR1, 9 other commercial satellites on 11 December

RISAT-2BR1 is an advanced earth observation, radar surveillance satellite that will look at the terror camps along the Pakistan border.

ISRO's PSLV-C47 rideshare carrying CartoSAT-3 may launch by end of November
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ISRO's PSLV-C47 rideshare carrying CartoSAT-3 may launch by end of November

CartoSAT-3 is the third satellite in a series of indigenously built Earth observation satellites.

China nails first Long March rocket launch at sea, places seven satellites in orbit
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China nails first Long March rocket launch at sea, places seven satellites in orbit

With the ability to launch from sea, China can now deploy satellites from a mobile platform anywhere offshore.

First wave of SpaceX's Starlink satellites liftoff in successful launch on 24 May
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First wave of SpaceX's Starlink satellites liftoff in successful launch on 24 May

Starlink will be operational once 800 satellites have been activated, which is still a dozen or so launches away.

ISRO's PSLV-C46/RISAT-2B launch: When and where to watch the launch live on 22 May
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ISRO's PSLV-C46/RISAT-2B launch: When and where to watch the launch live on 22 May

An all-you-need to know guide to the PSLV-C46 Risat-2B launch that will be taking place tomorrow.

ISRO PSLV-C46 mission countdown begins, gets greenlit for 22 May launch at 5.30 am
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ISRO PSLV-C46 mission countdown begins, gets greenlit for 22 May launch at 5.30 am

Like PSLV-C45, the PSLV-C46 launch will be open to viewers at the recently-opened viewing gallery.

SpaceX delays Falcon 9 launch of Starlink satellites due to unfavourable winds
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SpaceX delays Falcon 9 launch of Starlink satellites due to unfavourable winds

SpaceX has scrubbed today's planned launch & moved it by 24 hours to Thursday, starting 8 am IST.

ISRO's PSLV-C45 launch of EMISAT, 28 other satellites: When, where to watch it live
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ISRO's PSLV-C45 launch of EMISAT, 28 other satellites: When, where to watch it live

The 3-hour ISRO mission will begin with the launch of PSLV from Sriharikota at 9.30 am on 1 April.