ALERT Current crew could be stranded in the Space Station beyond their planned December departure

The current space station crew is  facing an uncertain departure date while the space capsule is grounded. In a communication with Moscow State University (MSU) on Sunday, Russian cosmonaut Sergey Prokopyev – who is currently aboard the International Space Station (ISS) – recalled Thursday’s emergency. “We watched the rocket coming out of the atmosphere. There…

BREAKING Crew to make emergency landing after Soyuz rocket malfunctions during launch

A problem has occurred during the launch of the Soyuz spacecraft to the ISS with Russian cosmonaut Alexey Ovchinin and NASA astronaut Nick Hague onboard. Please reload the page for updates… UPDATE 18 Alexander Gerst shared this photo of today’s aborted Soyuz launch taken from the International Space Station. UPDATE 17 According to reports, at 1st stage separation, there was structural…

BREAKING Space station leak could be deliberate sabotage after several attempts at drilling found

Russia launched checks Tuesday after its space chief said an air leak on the International Space Station last week could have been deliberate sabotage. UPDATE The special commission formed by the Russian Energia Rocket and Space Corporation qualifies the incident involving the hole in the Soyuz spacecraft docked to the Space Station as “deliberate actions of…

BREAKING Pressure sensors detected a depressurization in the International Space Station possibly caused by a micrometeorite impact

Pressure sensors detected a depressurization in the International Space Station (ISS) on Wednesday night. The crew had to search for a leak, which was eventually traced to the Russian space capsule docked with the station. The leak was found in the Soyuz craft, which is docked with the ISS, reported Russian space chief Dmitry Rogozin.…

Most powerful rocket SpaceX Falcon Heavy ready for launch from Kennedy Space Center

Live view of Starman in his Tesla Roaster Live launch Ahead of the launch of the Falcon Heavy,SpaceX revealed an animation for the upcoming blast-off. An updated version of the computer-generated Space X launch released years ago, but this time, the new video shows Musk’s personal Tesla Roadster sitting in the spacecraft and detaching to enter Mars’ orbit. Because of…