Category space

Beidou: China’s New Satellite Navigation System

Beidou: China’s New Satellite Navigation System Parliament house flag post Beidou: China’s new satellite navigation system Posted 26/02/2015 by Geoff Wade Coverage poylgon of BeiDou Navigation Satellite System since 2012: 55°E – 180°E, 55°S – 55°N Daveduv/Zuanzuanfuwa On 28 October 2014, just three weeks before Prime Minister Abbott and PRC President Xi Jinping signed an […]

Russia Appears To Have Conducted Flight Test Of Hypersonic Flight Vehicle

Flight test of a Project 4202 vehicle Russia appears to have conducted a flight test of the Project 4202 vehicle on February 26, 2015 from one of the silos in Dombarovskiy. Project 4202 is believed to be some kind of a hypersonic vehicle that will be delivered by the UR-100NUTTH/SS-19 missile. (See also the earlier […]

The Longest Journey On Record: To Go Where No Probe Has Gone Before — Voyager 1 And Voyager II Have Moved Beyond The Distant Edge Of Our Solar System

The Longest Journey On Record: To Go Where No Probe Has Gone Before — Voyager 1 And Voyager II Have Moved Beyond The Distant Edge Of Our Solar System http://www.fortunascorner.wordpress.com With all the bad news, with respect to the Islamic State, Russia/Ukraine, Iranian nuclear weapons progress, and Greece potentially leaving the EuroZone — it is […]

What Future War Has In Store: “Everything You Think…Is Wrong”

What War Has In Store http://www.cnn.com/2015/02/23/ opinion/ollivant-future-of- war/index.html By Douglas A. Ollivant Updated 7:22 AM ET, Mon February 23, 2015 Douglas A. Ollivant, a senior fellow at New America, served as director for Iraq at the National Security Council during the Bush and Obama administrations. He is senior vice president of Mantid International LLC, a […]

Russia Offers Iran To Replace S-300 With Antey-2500 Anti-Ballistic Missile System

Russia Offers Iran To Replace S-300 With Antey-2500 — Rostec head Russia February 23, 13:18 UTC+3 No decision has been made yet, Sergey Chemezov told journalists at an international arms show in Abu Dhabi Antey-2500 anti-ballistic missiles system Antey-2500 anti-ballistic missiles system © ITAR-TASS Archive/Marina Lystseva © Valery Bushukhin/ITAR-TASS Archive Russia’s arms exports top $13 […]

Mystery Brewing On Mars: Strange Plume More Than 150 Miles In Length From Surface, Hung Around For 10 Days

Mystery Brewing On Mars: Strange Plume More Than 150 Miles In Length From Surface, Hung Around For 10 Days http://www.fortunascorner.wordpress.com “The mystery plume originating from the atmosphere Mars, and stretching upwards 250km (155 miles, and spread out over a region measuring 300-600 miles wide) is larger than anything ever seen before,” regarding the red planet […]

Russia Develops New Fuel for Hypersonic Cruise Missile

Russia Develops New Fuel for Hypersonic Cruise Missile By The Moscow Times Feb. 17 2015 14:59 Last edited 14:59 One half 3544 / WikicommonsBrahMos I supersonic cruise missile, considered to be the fastest in the world. Russia has created a powerful recipe for fuel that will allow missiles to fly faster than five times the […]