Quantcast

Latest ELA-3 Stories

fe59c84ba3fe3750a0ee20d896d987c6
2011-01-05 06:18:37

Arianespace announced Tuesday that it has planned 10 launches for this year, including six Ariane 5 rockets and the first Russian Soyuz rockets from the European launch center in French Guiana starting in August.

1f071de97a4735e01a29dfd6f14f5f9a1
2010-12-30 08:25:00

Twenty-four hours after its scheduled launch was delayed due to high winds, the Ariane-5 European heavy-lift rocket successfully launched from a spaceport in French Guiana on Wednesday.


Word of the Day
ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.