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International Business Times
NASA to Unveil Mars 2020 Rover Instruments
The instruments of Mars 2020 mission will be announced live on July 31 at the National Aeronautical and Space Administration's television studio at the agency's headquarters at 300 E Street SW in Washington and on the organization's Web site.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Aerotech News And Review
News Briefs July 30, 2014
As of July 29, 2014, at least 2,197 members of the U.S. military had died in Afghanistan as a result of the U.S.-led invasion of Afghanistan in late 2001, according to an Associated Press count.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Delta IV rocket launches into space
A Delta 4 rocket lifts off from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station carrying two satellites for the U.S. Air Force.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
The Raw Story
Rocket carrying U.S. 'neighborhood watch' spy satellites launches from Cape Canaveral
An unmanned Delta 4 rocket blasted off from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida on Monday with a pair of U.S. military satellites designed to keep watch on other countries' spacecraft.
2 military satellites launched on Delta 4 rocket
The United Launch Alliance rocket was launched Monday evening. It will place a pair of satellites into orbit for the Air Force.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Florida in a battle for space-launch business
RED HUBER/ORLANDO SENTINELA SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket lifts off from Pad 40 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Cape Canaveral, Fla., in April.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
To Help Mars Rovers Phone Home, NASA Asks For Ideas To Close Looming Communications Gap
Remember during the government shutdown when it looked as though a NASA Mars mission would be delayed? Launch preparations continued because delaying the Mars Atmosphere and Volatile EvolutioN spacecraft - which could have pushed its window back by years - would cause "imminent risk to life or property", administrator Charles Bolden told Universe ... (more)
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Stars and Stripes
Air Force launching satellites to spy on other satellites
Gen. William L. Shelton, commander of Air Force Space Command, announces new Geosynchronous Space Situational Awareness Program, or GSSAP, during a speech about the importance of space and cyberspace at the Air Force Association Air Warfare Symposium and Technology exposition, Feb. 21, 2014, in Orlando, Fla.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Daytona Beach News-Journal Online
Texas site likely spaceport winner The Federal Aviation...
The Federal Aviation Administration has given the OK for SpaceX to develop a commercial spaceport in Texas, which local officials say could deal a blow to efforts to bring a similar spaceport to southern Volusia.
Obama opens East Coast to oil search
President Barack Obama has approved the use of sonic cannons to explore for oil and gas off the Eastern Shore.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
US too dependent on Russian rocket engines, experts say
A United Launch Alliance Atlas 5 rocket launches the classified NROL-38 spy satellite into orbit from Space Launch Complex-41 at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida on June 20, 2012.
Stars and Stripes
Air Force taking bids to launch spy satellites for 1st time in decade
A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket lifts off from launch Pad 40 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Cape Canaveral, Fla., Friday, April 18, 2014.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
The US Air Force Won't Even Admit It's Certifying SpaceX to Launch Satellites
A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket, carrying a payload of Orbcomm communications satellites, lifts off from launch complex 40 at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Cape Canaveral, Fla.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
SpaceX launches cluster of commercial satellites
The Falcon rocket blasted off Monday from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. On board were six advanced satellites for the New Jersey-based Orbcomm.
SpaceX Rocket Launches 6 Commercial Satellites into Orbit
The private spaceflight company SpaceX launched six commercial satellites into low-Earth orbit today in a mission that was expected to include a key rocket-reusability test.
WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg
LIFTOFF! SpaceX rocket launches
LIFTOFF! SpaceX rocket launches The SpaceX rocket successfully lifted off from Cape Canaveral at 11:15 a.m. Monday.
Spaceport UK: Government plan to launch spaceplanes
Build it and they will come. That was the message from the UK Space Agency today as it revealed ambitious plans to build a spaceport somewhere in the UK before 2018.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Front row seat to launch available at KSC
Heading south this week? While you're getting in line at Diagon Alley or downing a few Dole Whips with the Mouse, consider getting over to the Kennedy Space Center for an up-close look at the latest launch.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Los Angeles Times
SpaceX gets Air Force certification toward launching military satellites
A Falcon 9 rocket carrying the SpaceX Dragon ship lifts off April 18 from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida.