- India successfully tests small space shuttle Updated: May-24-16 11:13 am
NEW DELHI - India has successfully tested its first small space shuttle as part of its efforts to make low-cost reusable spacecraft.
- European Space Agency puts 2 navigation satellites in orbit Updated: May-24-16 10:13 am
BERLIN - A rocket fired from French Guiana has lifted two satellites into orbit that will form part of Europe's rival to the U.S.-made Global Positioning System, or GPS.
- Priest River teacher marks 25 years of astronaut visits Updated: May-20-16 6:21 pm
PRIEST RIVER, Idaho - Someone once told teacher Chris Naccarato he'd never get an astronaut to visit his students at Priest River Elementary School.
- Space shuttle external tank to be displayed in Los Angeles Updated: May-18-16 3:08 pm
LOS ANGELES - NASA has shipped its last space shuttle external propellant tank to California to join the retired orbiter Endeavour on display in Los Angeles. The plan is to mount the winged spaceship vertically on the massive tank as if ready for launch, complete with a real pair of solid rocket boosters.
- The Latest: Space shuttle tank ends voyage to Los Angeles Updated: May-18-16 2:27 pm
LOS ANGELES - The Latest on a giant space shuttle external tank being shipped to California for display with the retired orbiter Endeavour (all times local):
- SpaceX lands rocket at sea 2nd time after satellite launch Updated: May-06-16 3:00 pm
CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida - For the second month in a row, the aerospace upstart SpaceX landed a rocket on an ocean platform early Friday, this time following the successful launch of a Japanese communications satellite.