Month: December 2015
SpaceX eyes Dec. 19 for first launch since June
Zenit rocket raised on launch pad for possible final flight
Long March lofts communications craft for Chinese government
Russian reconnaissance satellite re-enters atmosphere
Q&A with Alvaro Gimenez, ESA’s director of science
Alvaro Giménez Cañete manages the European Space Agency’s science program, a portfolio with a budget of nearly $600 million this year, and he recently spoke with Spaceflight Now about Europe’s hopes to build a gravitational wave observatory, the ExoMars mission to Mars, and tagging along with NASA’s probe to Jupiter’s moon Europa.