International archaeologist, Professor David Kennedy is the first in his field to conduct aerial research of Saudi Arabia’s extensive archaeological landscape – revealing an ancient past which may date back 9,000 years.
NASA Selects Instrument for Future International Mission to Martian Moons
NASA has selected a science instrument for an upcoming Japan-led sample return mission to the moons of Mars planned for launch in 2024. The instrument, a sophisticated neutron and gamma-ray spectrograph, will help scientists resolve one of the most enduring mysteries of the Red Planet — when and how the small moons formed.
NASA Launch of NOAA Weather Satellite Rescheduled for Nov. 18
Credits: NASA/Glenn Benson
The launch of the Joint Polar Satellite System-1 (JPSS-1) satellite, the first in a new series of four highly advanced National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) polar-orbiting satellites, now is scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 18, from Vandenberg Air Force Base, California. Launch coverage will be carried live on NASA Television and the agency’s website.
MUOS-5 Supports Legacy UHF Comms; Serves As Spare For New Capabilities
NAVAL BASE VENTURA COUNTY, POINT MUGU, Calif., Nov. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The U.S. Navy’s Communications Satellite Program Office, PMW 146, and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) handed over full operational control of the fifth Mobile User Objective System (MUOS) satellite to the Naval Satellite Operations Center (NAVSOC).
- Title Autumn fireball
- Released 16/11/2017 8:52 am
- Copyright Ollie Taylor
- DescriptionOn 14 November 2017 at about 16:45 GMT a football-sized meteoroid entered Earth’s atmosphere about 50 km northeast of Darmstadt, Germany. It created a bright fireball in the sky, which was seen by thousands of people in Germany, France, Switzerland, Austria and Luxembourg, and was reported widely by media.
As companies develop space vehicles to send private individuals into outer space, a new lab at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Daytona Beach Campus may become the industry’s testbed for spacesuit design
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Inside a suborbital space flight simulator, Peyton Schwartz struggles as she slowly reaches for a camera to capture the highest clouds in the Earth’s atmosphere.
Valued at $27 billion, deal is largest single-aisle jet purchase by a Middle East airline
Airline commits to the newly launched 737 MAX 10, MAX 9s and more MAX 8s
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Nov. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Boeing [NYSE: BA] and flydubai signed a landmark agreement today for 225 737 MAX airplanes with a list price value of $27 billion. The deal represents the largest-ever single-aisle jet order – by number of airplanes and total value – from a Middle East carrier.
The V-22 Osprey continues to achieve outstanding multi-mission success while performing operations only possible with tiltrotor technology. (Photo courtesy of Bell Helicopter)
PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 14, 2017 – Boeing [NYSE: BA] and Bell Helicopter Textron Inc. [NYSE: TXT] company announced today the Bell Boeing V-22 fleet of tiltrotor aircraft, including both CV-22 and MV-22 variants, has surpassed the 400,000 flight hour milestone.