China Successfully Tests Technology That Controls Rocket Fairing Landings

China successfully tests technology that controls rocket fairing landings

China has successfully tested technology that can control the landing sites of falling rocket fairings, according to the China Academy of Launch Vehicle Technology (CALVT). CALVT said the test was ...

China successfully tests firefighting drone

Chinese firefighting equipment test center finished testing the EHang EH216F drone. The aircraft is based on the EHang 216, an electric vertical takeoff and landing vehicle intended for providing ...

China tests fairing recovery technologies on Long March 2C launch with four satellites

The China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation (CASC) launched a Long March/Chang Zheng 2C rocket on July 19 at 00:19 UTC (8:19 AM Beijing time) from LC-3 at the Xichang Satellite Launch ...

China a step closer to developing space plane with test flight hailed as symbol of country’s rise as a ‘space superpower’

China has successfully tested an experimental spacecraft that state media has hailed "an important symbol of China's rise from a space power to a space superpower". The vessel was described by the ...

Hypersonic missile booster rocket fails to ignite in test

In a test of a hypersonic booster rocket, a test rocket was successfully released from a B-52H bomber but failed to ignite, the U.S. Air Force said this week.

Tiangong: astronauts are working on China's new space station — here's what to expect

Three astronauts on China's new space station have performed the country's first spacewalk and are busy configuring the module for future crews. Named Tiangong ("heavenly palace"), the station is the ...

Inmarsat completes first SB-S test on Boeing 737 within China

Inmarsat today announced that its SB-S connectivity platform for aviation operations and safety has successfully powered the first ever test of a digital cockpit application on a Boeing 737 aircraft ...

Navy tests MQ-4C unmanned aerial vehicles with upgraded sensors

An MQ-4C Triton unmanned aerial vehicle equipped with an upgraded multi-intelligence configuration was successfully tested this week, the U.S. Navy announced.

China's Xi Vows to 'Defend' and 'Develop' North Korea Ties as Kim Rallies Army

"At present the hostile forces systematically keep bolstering up their capabilities for making a preemptive attack on the DPRK and increase armaments while intensifying all sorts of frantic and ...

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