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( - Speaking at the 2017 International Astronautical Congress in Adelaide, Australia, Elon Musk has laid out a much anticipated update to Space X’s Mars colonization plan – including a slightly scaled back version of the BFR vehicle introduced last year.
Included in this update, excitingly, was the announcement of the company s aim to establish a human base on the moon and use the BFR for Earth-based transport – taking people anywhere on the planet in less than an hour.
A mysterious mission codenamed Zuma will launch No Earlier Than 10 November 2017 from LC-39A at the Kennedy Space Center.
While the touchdown was nominal, a post-landing incident resulted in a short fire at the aft of the ship, which also damaged the robot that was to be used to secure the booster. ( - Two spacewalkers completed the third in a trio of spacewalks on the International Space Station (ISS) to complete vital maintenance on the Space Station Remote Manipulator System (SSRMS), specifically its new Latching End Effectors (LEE).
A previous option for Progress to debut a new super fast rendezvous with the ISS – docking to the Station just 3.5 hrs after liftoff – was lost after an earlier scrub.
( - In what has already been a busy year for Space X, the commercial launch provider is adding one more mission to its jammed-packed end-of-year schedule.
( - Arianespace conducted the fifth Ariane 5 launch of the year with the lofting of the Intelsat 37e & BSAT-4a satellites from Europe s Spaceport in French Guiana on Friday.
The attempt came after the rocket aborted on the pad due to an electrical issue with a booster post-main engine ignition.