NOAA satellite to improve US weather forecast launched by NASA

NASA NOAA satellite launched

NASA on Saturday successfully launched for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) a highly advanced polar-orbiting satellite to improve weather forecasts up to seven days in advance. The Joint Polar Satellite System-1 (JPSS-1) lifted off on a United Launch Alliance Delta II rocket from Vandenberg Air Force Base, California,

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SNC's Dream Chaser Reusable Spacecraft Completes Milestone Test

SNC's Dream Chaser Reusable Spacecraft Completes Milestone Test
SNC's Dream Chaser Reusable Spacecraft Completes Milestone Test

Sierra Nevada Corporation's Dream Chaser

Spacecraft builder Sierra Nevada Corporation completed a critical flight test of its Dream Chaser orbital vehicle on Saturday, moving a step closer to supplying the International Space Station.

Launched unpowered from a Chinook helicopter above the California desert, Dream Chaser flew autonomously on a

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