J-Space Partners With Virgin Orbit to Bring Sovereign Air-Launch Capability to South Korea

J-Space Partners With Virgin Orbit to Bring Sovereign Air-Launch Capability to South Korea

J-Space has contracted Virgin Orbit to develop a South Korean launch site plan, paving the path for expanded space markets and new investor opportunities in South Korea and the surrounding region Virgin Orbit announced today that it has signed an agreement with South Korean investment group J-Space. The agreement will allow the companies to assess candidate spaceport launch […]

South Korea launches NURI space rocket (KSLV-II)

The second test launch of Nuri rocket, also known as KSLV-II (Korean Space Launch Vehicle-II), was conducted today by the Korea Aerospace Research Institute (KARI). Nuri successfully put a dummy satellite into orbit and South Korea has become the 7th country in the world to successfully launch a +1 ton satellite into orbit using its […]

Innoface signs an agreement to launch payloads with the Brazilian Ministry of Aeronautical Science and Technology

Innoface signs an agreement to launch payloads with the Brazilian Ministry of Aeronautical Science and Technology

Innoface Launch site at Alcântara Space Center, Brazil Agreement is to load and launch the inertial navigation system ‘SISNAV’ of the Brazilian Air Force’s Department of Aviation Science and Technology (Departamento de Ciência e Tecnologia Aeroespacial, DCTA) as a payload. Innoface,  a South Korean space company that develops and provides launch services for small satellite […]

South Korea to Launch First Homegrown Spy Satellite atop SpaceX Rocket in 2023

S. Korea to Launch First Homegrown Spy Satellite atop SpaceX Rocket in 2023

South Korea plans to launch its first homegrown spy satellite in 2023 atop a rocket from U.S. commercial space firm SpaceX under a project to place five such satellites into orbit by 2025, Seoul officials said Sunday. The state-run Korea Aerospace Research Institute and Agency for Defense Development have signed contracts with the firm to […]