Clement Charpentreau

Boeing completes Starliner aborted launch test [Video]

Boeing said it successfully achieved an emergency ejection test of its CST-100 Starliner capsule, expected to transport astronauts to the International Space Station (ISS) in the near future. However during the test, one of the three main parachutes failed to open....


Clement Charpentreau

Roscosmos accused of embezzling billions in public funds

Roscosmos already saw its reputation questioned after the failure of a Soyuz launch in October 2018. Now the Russian space agency is being accused by the Russian court of accounts of embezzling billions of public investments....


Clement Charpentreau

Engine failure on Soyuz rocket after take-off

An engine failure occurred during the launch of the Soyuz MS-10 rocket from the Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, with two astronauts on board. They were both brought back to Earth safe and sound....


AeroTime Team

Opinion: financing and regulating trips to the final frontier

To the ordinary person, commercial space travel may seem like a pipe dream, but at an embryonic level a few well-funded space companies are creaking into action. Most of these space tourism products and technologies are still in their early stages, so for a commercial company setting a price is a delicate balancing act....