On Friday, March 15, 2019 United Launch Alliance overcame a number of technical issues to successfully launch the WGS10 satellite atop a DeltaIV Medium rocket.
This is a close-up of the RS68A rocket engine and two of the four solid rocket boosters, captured with a sound-activated camera placed at the pad.
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Successful engine test of the TQ-11 rocket engine in China🇨🇳 on November 30.
The TQ-11 or Tianque-11 is a liquid methane and liquid oxygen powered rocket engine built by LandSpace. The engine produces 10 tons (91kN) of vacuum thrust and will be used as the second stage engine of the Zhuque-2🚀 rocket. 📽LandSpace
Vandenberg Air Force Base, located in California, USA, "supported the successful launch of a United Launch Alliance Delta IV Heavy rocket carrying a National Reconnaissance Office payload from Space Launch Complex-6" on 19 January 2019. Photo credit: Michael Peterson / United States Air Force
Successful launch of a Long March 3B🚀 rocket today at 00:55 AM UTC, at the Xichang Satellite Launch Center🇨🇳 in China. The rocket was carrying the two navigation satellites BeiDou-3 M21🛰 & M22🛰 into a Medium Earth Orbit. 📷Guo Wenbin
For those who could not be out at Cape Kennedy early yesterday morning for Boeing's Crew CST-100 Starliner capsule as KSC Director Bob Cabana says so well about this moment "This is the start to a trip to space" What a cool event to cover for wereportspace.com and work side by side with an amazing Bill Jelen. Check out his great article on the magic of this moment and congratulations to all of the Boeing team and subcontractors who made this happen. Can't wait to watch this take off on Dec. 17th 2019 on an Atlas ULA rocket!