TEHRAN, Dec 21_Boeing Co’s new astronaut capsule on Friday has failed to reach the orbit of the International Space Station, US space agency NASA said, cutting short a critical unmanned test mission in the embattled aerospace giant’s race to send humans to the station.
News ID: 44597 Publish Date : 2019/12/21
TEHRAN, Dec 6_European ministers in charge of the ESA space agency have approved Hera, a mission that will test whether deflection could save humanity from a rogue asteroid. During the $320 million mission , ESA and partner NASA will send a pair of spacecraft to a double-asteroid system called Didymos. NASA will first crash its DART probe into the smaller asteroid (Didymoon) at a speed of around 13,320 MPH, with the event recorded by an Italian cubesat called LICIACube. Hera will arrive later to map the impact crater and measure the asteroid's mass.
News ID: 44455 Publish Date : 2019/12/06
TEHRAN, August 20 - The United States Navy is “ready” to act in favor of Washington’s interests in Venezuela, says a top American commander.
News ID: 43229 Publish Date : 2019/08/20
TEHRAN, August 11 -The US military has announced the killing of one of its soldiers in Iraq’s northern Nineveh province during what it describes as a combat mission along with Iraqi security forces, without elaborating on the circumstances.
News ID: 42897 Publish Date : 2019/08/11
TEHRAN, August 5 -India’s space agency (ISRO) has shared the first images of Earth, taken by its most powerful rocket yet, as it soars to the moon.
News ID: 42749 Publish Date : 2019/08/05
TEHRAN, Jul 7 - NASA's Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) is halfway through its two-year primary mission and has completed its survey of the southern sky in its search for extrasolar planets.
News ID: 42707 Publish Date : 2019/08/04
TEHRAN, Aug 03 - Japan will not take part in a US-led maritime force which aims at helping guard oil tankers in the Strait of Hormuz, a report said.
News ID: 42660 Publish Date : 2019/08/03
TEHRAN, Aug 02 - The US request to build a "coalition" against Iran in the Persian Gulf has been met with either silence or rejection, including a blunt “no” from Germany, the New York Times reports.
News ID: 42649 Publish Date : 2019/08/02
TEHRAN, Aug 01 - The United States’ hotheaded ambassador to Germany has railed against Berlin for refusing to join a US plan to establish a naval mission in the Persian Gulf.
News ID: 42620 Publish Date : 2019/08/01
TEHRAN, Jul 29 - While neither NASA nor the European Space Agency has yet to give formal approval, or funding, for mission s to return samples from Mars, both agencies are taking steps to refine plans for what those mission s will be.
News ID: 42526 Publish Date : 2019/07/29
TEHRAN, Jul 24 -NASA pioneer and former Johnson Space Center Director Christopher Kraft Jr. -- the man who created the space agency's legendary mission control centers -- died Monday. He was 95.
News ID: 42337 Publish Date : 2019/07/24
TEHRAN, Jul 17 -A new, bold challenge in space exploration is needed to advance American prosperity and unite humanity with a common goal, a group of Apollo-era legends said Tuesday on the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11's launch from Florida.
News ID: 42085 Publish Date : 2019/07/17
TEHRAN, Jul 17 -Just as millions around the globe watched the Apollo 11 moonshot 50 years ago, space enthusiasts young and old can watch the mission unfold in real time on a special NASA website, "Apollo 11 in Real Time, 50 Years Later."
News ID: 42083 Publish Date : 2019/07/17
TEHRAN, Jul 15 - A senior Iraqi parliamentarian warns that the US embassy in Baghdad is involved in "suspicious activities," saying agents of the Israeli spy agency Mossad and the Daesh terrorist group have been spotted regularly visiting the diplomatic mission .
News ID: 41985 Publish Date : 2019/07/15
TEHRAN, Jun 29 - For the space agency's next mission to a new destination in the solar system, NASA will send a miniature helicopter to Titan, Saturn's largest moon. NASA announced the upcoming mission at a press conference on Thursday afternoon.
News ID: 41310 Publish Date : 2019/06/29
TEHRAN, Jun 26 - SpaceX's third-ever Falcon Heavy rocket launched early Tuesday from Florida, carrying 24 satellites in a complex government mission from Kennedy Space Center.
News ID: 41203 Publish Date : 2019/06/26
TEHRAN, May 28 - The United Nations Mission in Kosovo, or UNMIK, has deplored the detention of two of its staff during an armed police operation in Kosovo's Serb-populated north.
News ID: 40004 Publish Date : 2019/05/28
TEHRAN, May 25 - Just weeks after he was assigned to lead NASA's renewed efforts to explore the moon, special assistant Mark Sirangelo has left the space agency, officials said.
News ID: 39837 Publish Date : 2019/05/25
TEHRAN, May 14 - The B-52H Stratofortress bombers, sent to the Middle East amid the United States’ anti-Iran deployment, have carried out their first mission , says the US Air Forces Central Command.
News ID: 39327 Publish Date : 2019/05/14
TEHRAN, May 02 -The Air Force variant of the fifth generation fighter made it's combat debut when two F-35As struck an entrenched Islamic State tunnel network and weapons cache at Wadi Ashai, Iraq,
News ID: 38739 Publish Date : 2019/05/02