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Europe's GPS rival Galileo suffers outage

The European Global Navigation Satellite Systems Agency says the outage was caused by a 'technical incident related to its ground infrastructure'

The European Global Navigation Satellite Systems Agency says the outage was caused by a ...

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Europe's GPS rival Galileo suffers outage

The countdown is halted 56 minutes and 24 seconds before the planned liftoff at 2:51 am ...

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India scrubs Moon mission launch an hour before liftoff

'We will reinforce our knowledge of the situation in space, we will better protect our ...

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France's Macron announces creation of a new space force command

The Spektr-RG is a space observatory intended to replace the Spektr-R, known as the ...

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Russia launches space telescope

It is the first failure after 14 successful launches of Vega – Arianespace's ...

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Vega rocket fails after takeoff in French Guiana

The touchdown is greeted with cheering and applause in the JAXA mission control room, ...

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Japan's Hayabusa2 probe makes second touchdown on asteroid

JAXA says the probe had descended around 5 kilometers and is on track to touchdown ...

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Japan's asteroid probe Hayabusa2 set for final touchdown

Here are impressions of some of American men who walked on the Moon, collected from a ...

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Hard soil, big jumps and epiphanies: What it's like on the Moon

(UPDATED) 'By embarking on this new chapter...we can open space to more investors and in ...

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Virgin Galactic seeks space tourism boost with market launch

The grainy pictures coming back on the night of July 20, 1969, from a quarter of a ...

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Small step, giant memories: Neil Armstrong's moonwalk remembered