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Artemis III Mission Profile: SpaceX Starship to Enable Historic 2026 Lunar Landing

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The Artemis program, NASA's ambitious initiative to return humans to the Moon, will achieve a significant milestone with the Artemis III mission in 2026. This historic mission will mark the first crewed lunar landing since the Apollo era, over five decades ago. Artemis III aims to put boots...

NASA Selects Lunar Terrain Vehicle Providers for Artemis Moon Missions: Intuitive Machines, Lunar Outpost, and Venturi Astrolab to Develop Autonomous Rovers

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NASA's ambitious Artemis program aims to return humans to the Moon. As part of that mission, the US space agency has selected three companies to advance the development of the Lunar Terrain Vehicle (LTV), a crucial component for expanding scientific exploration on the lunar surface. Intuitive Machines, Lunar Outpost,...

India’s Reusable Launch Vehicle ‘Pushpak’ Completes Crucial Landing Test, Paving the Way for Affordable Space Exploration

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This week, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) successfully demonstrated the autonomous landing capability of its reusable launch vehicle, Pushpak. This marks a crucial step towards developing cost-effective and sustainable access to space, aligning with ISRO's vision of making space exploration more affordable. The Pushpak Mission The RLV...