Latest News: 18 Jul 2019

LAUNCHES

Chandrayaan2 launch rescheduled for 22 July
18 Jul 2019 - India's Chandrayaan2 moon mission will now lift off at 0913 UTC on 22 July, space agency ISRO said, three days after the launch was aborted due to a technical snag in its GSLV-Mk-III rocket. >>>

Ariane 6 Vulcain engine: successful qualification testing
18 Jul 2019 - The qualification tests of the Vulcain 2.1 engine, which will power the Ariane 6 main stage, were completed during the 26th development test. >>>

NAVIGATION

Galileo back in service after almost week-long outage
18 Jul 2019 - Europe's Galileo satellite navigation system is back in service after a six-day outage, its oversight agency said. "Galileo Initial Services have now been restored. Commercial users can already see signs of recovery of the Galileo navigation and timing services, although some fluctuations may be experienced until further notice," the European Global Navigation Satellite Systems Agency (GNSS) said. >>>