2023 is going to be an exciting year!

From Starship to Ariane 6 and Juice to Psyche, not forgetting Euclid and the first commercial missions to the Moon, 2023 promises to be an exciting year. As early as this year, the European Space Agency decided to launch its own manned flight program. Discover our picks of the major astronaut events that will mark … Read more

How Elon Musk used Starlink satellites to advertise

Elon Musk has said he is moving to offer Starlink, his satellite internet offering, to Iranians. He already made this service available to Ukrainians after the war against Russia began. The growing political use of this little thumb from Elon Musk’s empire. Ukraine, Antarctica and soon Iran? Elon Musk, the richest man in the world, … Read more

Eutelsat-OneWeb: Europe’s future weapon against SpaceX

There is no summer break on the small world of space. The French operator Eutelsat confirmed, on Monday, July 25, that OneWeb will be in negotiations for the acquisition of Constellation, the specialist in Internet connectivity via satellite, of which it already owns 23%. Eutelsat, the world’s third largest operator (35 telecom satellites in geostationary … Read more

Europe agrees to sharply increased budget – liberation

Meeting in Paris, the European Space Agency’s 22 member states voted this Wednesday to subscribe for about 17 billion euros over the next three years, including an ambitious French contribution of 3.2 billion. European Space Agency (ESA) Director Joseph Aschbacher proposed that ESA’s 22 member states dedicate 18.7 billion euros to space activities over the … Read more

SpaceX offers NASA to extend Hubble’s life

Launched in April 1990, Hubble is still running. SpaceX has proposed to NASA to send a Crew Dragon to raise the space telescope’s orbit, which would extend its lifespan to 2050! This mission can be accomplished within the framework of the Polaris program. An idea that NASA likes. In six months, SpaceX will submit a … Read more

Elon Musk fears for his life

On Twitter, Elon Musk called on his millions of followers to bear witness. Starlink, along with its provision of satellite internet, has put it in Russia’s sights for the support it provides to Ukraine. ” If I die under mysterious circumstances, at least you’ll know ” This is the message posted on Twitter by Elon … Read more

60 more satellites coming soon for SpaceX

California space agency SpaceX on Monday launched 60 additional satellites for its Starlink constellation to deliver high-speed internet from space, a service intended to prioritize isolated or poorly connected areas of the world. A Falcon 9 rocket lifted off from Cape Canaveral at 9:19 p.m., according to SpaceX’s live broadcast of the launch. An hour … Read more

Successful takeoff for SpaceX, a Russian astronaut en route to the ISS

A Russian cosmonaut left the United States for the International Space Station on Wednesday aboard the rocket of the American company SpaceX. The mission is particularly symbolic amid the war in Ukraine. Anna Kikina, the only female Russian cosmonaut currently in active service, is part of the Crew-5 crew, also consisting of two Americans and … Read more

In Luxembourg, the Clios prepares for take off

Luxembourg space company Cleos is about to launch its fourth group of satellites aboard a SpaceX shuttle. Take off is scheduled for December. Cleos is the Luxembourg space company that is growing, growing… Founded in 2017, the very young company is already preparing to launch its fourth group of satellites on SpaceX’s Transporter-6 mission, scheduled … Read more

Elon Musk has detailed his ambitions for Starlink

Elon Musk spoke this week Mobile World Congress 2021, the largest exhibition dedicated to mobile telephony. Tesla CEO and SpaceXSpaceX Detail his plan star linkstar linkConnection service with InternetInternet by satellite. The network already has about 1,800 satellites orbitorbit and 69,240 customers in 12 countries, including France The next step for this service is to … Read more