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Starliner docks with ISS for the first time

Boeing’s CST-100 Starliner spacecraft successfully docked with the International Space Station May 20, a little more than 24 hours after its launch. The post Starliner docks with ISS for the first time appeared first on SpaceNews.

Starliner docks with ISS for the first time2022-05-21T14:07:26-06:00

Robinson takes reins at AETC

Lt. Gen. Brian Robinson took the reins of Air Education and Training Command from Lt. Gen. Brad Webb during a change of command ceremony May 20. Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. CQ Brown, Jr. presided over the ceremony.

Robinson takes reins at AETC2022-05-21T14:07:31-06:00

AF Week in Photos

This week's photos feature Airmen from around the globe involved in activities supporting expeditionary operations and defending America. This weekly feature showcases the men and women of the Air Force.

AF Week in Photos2022-05-20T14:08:28-06:00

On National Security | Drawing lessons from the first ‘commercial space war’

Throughout Russia’s invasion and offensive in Ukraine, some of the most compelling images of the war have come from satellites in space operated by private companies. The post On National Security | Drawing lessons from the first ‘commercial space war’ appeared first on SpaceNews.

On National Security | Drawing lessons from the first ‘commercial space war’2022-05-20T14:08:17-06:00

Space Perspective raises $17 million

Space Perspective has raised an additional $17 million to further development of its stratospheric passenger balloon system that simulates one aspect of spaceflight. The post Space Perspective raises $17 million appeared first on SpaceNews.

Space Perspective raises $17 million2022-05-20T14:08:17-06:00

Chinese launch startup Orienspace raises $59.9 million in Series A round

Chinese launch vehicle developer Orienspace has raised $59.9 million in a Series A funding round, which the company says it will use for a first rocket launch and new engine development. The post Chinese launch startup Orienspace raises $59.9 million in Series A round appeared first on SpaceNews.

Chinese launch startup Orienspace raises $59.9 million in Series A round2022-05-20T14:08:18-06:00

Atlas 5 launches Starliner on second uncrewed test flight

Boeing’s CST-100 Starliner spacecraft is on its way to the International Space Station on a critical, long-delayed uncrewed test flight of the commercial crew vehicle. The post Atlas 5 launches Starliner on second uncrewed test flight appeared first on SpaceNews.

Atlas 5 launches Starliner on second uncrewed test flight2022-05-20T14:08:19-06:00

Telesat tests LEO broadband prototype in India

Telesat said May 18 it demonstrated high-speed connectivity in India last month using a four-year-old prototype satellite The post Telesat tests LEO broadband prototype in India appeared first on SpaceNews.

Telesat tests LEO broadband prototype in India2022-05-20T14:08:20-06:00