German Space Agency proposed a path towards European Reusable Launch Vehicle – SpaceLiner. From small ReFEx, through Callisto, RLV-Demo and Semi RLV it will increasingly develop expertise in hypersonics and rapid re-usability towards making launchers operate almost like regular jetliners.
Airbus begun first ever serial production of a full scale satellites, which is the first step for the revolution in space economy, the revolution of cutting costs of the most expensive part in running the space company – the satellite constellations.
European Space Agency’s Moon Village is seen by many only as a lunar habitat, however reality is much more complex and interesting. It will become a large international collaboration between institutional and commercial partners aimed at exploring the moon and utilising its resources in a long term, sustainable way.
Airbus-Safran Launchers is working for a next generation of the main stage rocket engines, promising reduction of costs by 1/10th and reusability up to 5 times.
Ever looked for space and astronomy-related apps? Or wanted to experiment with a new one? In this guide you’ll find all of the best and most interesting apps for your iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch!