By hindustantimes.com | Written by Deepali Sharma
UPDATED ON FEB 13, 2021 09:52 AM IST
Additional crew members for the project will be assigned as mission specialists in the future by Nasa's international partners.
By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Deepali Sharma
UPDATED ON FEB 08, 2021 07:41 PM IST
The space agency had announced the selection of SpaceX for launch services of the SPHEREx mission on Friday.
PUBLISHED ON FEB 06, 2021 02:34 PM IST
"They will surpass the record of 84 days set by the Skylab 4 crew on February 8, 1974," NASA said.
PUBLISHED ON JAN 26, 2021 11:01 PM IST
- The first crew will spend eight days at the space station, and will take one or two days to get there aboard a SpaceX Dragon capsule following liftoff from Cape Canaveral. Each of these first paying customers intends to perform science research in orbit.
Vandenberg Air Force Base, California | By Associated Press | Posted by Srivatsan K C
PUBLISHED ON NOV 22, 2020 12:01 AM IST
SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket carrying the satellite blasted off from Vandenberg Air Force Base at 9:17 a.m. and arced southward over the Pacific Ocean. The Falcon’s first stage flew back to the launch site and landed for reuse.
Paris | By Agence France-Presse | Posted by Srivatsan K C
PUBLISHED ON NOV 20, 2020 11:39 PM IST
The payload will be hoisted into a low-Earth 1,300-kilometre (800-mile) orbit by a Space X Falcon 9 rocket, with lift-off from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California
Washington | By Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON AUG 13, 2019 07:12 PM IST
SpaceIL, a non-profit organization, attempted to land its spacecraft on top of a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket in the ancient volcanic field on the nearside of the Moon on April 11.
Press Trust of India, Washington | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 19, 2018 12:45 PM IST
NASA blasted off its newest planet-hunting spacecraft, TESS, a $337 million satellite that aims to scan 85% of the skies for cosmic bodies where life may exist
Reuters | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAR 29, 2018 11:39 AM IST
NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite, or TESS, will use a detection method called transit photometry, which looks for periodic, repetitive dips in the visible light from stars star caused by planets passing, or transiting, in front of them.