Friday, February, 15, 2019 11:54:45

Category: Science and environment

China successfully launches March-11 rocket for LEO Broadband System

Reports confirm that China has launched a test satellite on December 22, 2018, as part of its-orbit broadband communication satellite system, Hongyun Project. Apparently, the long March-11 rocket, that carried the satellite, was launched from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in northwest of China in …

Soyuz carrier rocket successfully launched from Vostochny Cosmodrome

The carrier rocket delivered two Russian Kanopus-V remote sensing satellites along with 26 other foreign spacecrafts into the orbit. The Kanopus-V satellites would be monitoring natural & technogenic disasters and other emergencies. The Roscosmos State Corporation for Space Activities (Roscosmos), Russia’s state-owned space flight and …

Asset Managers join hands to pressurize governments on climate change

The group of institutional investors, overseeing assets worth over $32 trillion, are pressurizing governments to act on climate change. The letter signed by the investors would be presented in conjunction with the 2018 COP24 global-climate conference. Over 415 institutional investors, overseeing assets worth approximately over …

ISRO successfully launches HysIS with 30 other satellites into orbit

The workhorse rocket of ISRO, PSLV-C43 reportedly performed a successfully mission of launching HysIS (Hyper Spectral Imaging Satellite) into India’s earth observation orbit, in line with 30 other satellites from eight different countries. According to the reports, HysIS, is the most significant satellite of the …