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The Long March 2C carrying SVOM lifting off from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center. Franco-Chinese gamma-ray burst mission blasts off from Xichang!

A Long March 2C rocket lifted off from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center earlier today carrying the SVOM, or Space Variable Objects Monitor, spacecraft into a low Earth orbit. The launch is said to have occurred at 15:00 pm China Standard Time, or 07:00 am Universal Coordinated Time.

Jun 22, 2024 5 mins

HyPrSpace - A New Chapter in French Aerospace Innovation HyPrSpace - A New Chapter in French Aerospace Innovation

Flying Baguettes? Aerospikes? Hybrid Rockets? Learn about all this and more to truly understand HyPrSpace!

Mar 30, 2024 5 mins

A render of Latitude's Zephyr rocket. ©Latitude Latitude - returning launch to Europe?

French space startup Latitude is hoping to launch the first French-built rocket of the 21st century. Their rocket Zephyr is currently aiming for a maiden flight in 2025. Latitude is a self-described pioneering French rocket launch company on a mission to push the boundaries of space technologies, fostering a better

Mar 28, 2024 3 mins

The Future of Arianespace The Future of Arianespace

How will Arianespace stay competitive? Will Ariane 6 even survive? Find out now!

Mar 27, 2024 5 mins