spacetoday.net: space news from around the web

AD: H2M 2014 Conference
Soyuz docks with ISS
Posted: Fri, Dec 21, 2012, 5:50 PM ET (2250 GMT)
A Soyuz spacecraft carrying three new International Space Station crew members docked with the station on Friday morning. The Soyuz TMA-07M spacecraft docked with the station's Rassvet module at 9:09 am EST (1409 GMT), three minutes ahead of schedule. Hatches separating the spacecraft and station opened about two and a half hours later. The Soyuz, launched on Wednesday, carried to the station NASA astronaut Tom Marshburn, CSA astronaut Chris Hadfield, and Roscosmos cosmonaut Roman Romanenko. They join NASA's Kevin Ford and Roscosmos' Oleg Novitskiy and Evgeny Tarelkin on the ISS.
<<previous article   next article>>
news in brief

SS/L to build two JSAT satellites
Posted: Fri, Apr 18 5:48 AM ET (0948 GMT)

Soyuz launches Egyptian satellite
Posted: Thu, Apr 17 6:42 AM ET (1042 GMT)

news links
Friday, April 18
Earth-sized exoplanet discovery
NSF — 5:30 am ET (0930 GMT)
Grasshopper's successor flies at SpaceX's McGregor site
Waco (TX) Tribune-Herald — 5:27 am ET (0927 GMT)
SpaceX could soar in South Texas
McAllen (TX) Monitor — 5:26 am ET (0926 GMT)
How the U.S. Is Vulnerable to Terrorism in Space
National Journal — 5:26 am ET (0926 GMT)


about spacetoday.net   ·   info@spacetoday.net   ·   mailing list