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World View space capsule
2014-06-26 04:40:41

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online World View has successfully completed a scaled test flight of its helium balloon-based transportation system, setting a new world record for highest parafoil flight in the process, the commercial spaceflight firm announced on Tuesday. The Arizona-based firm, which is an offshoot of Paragon Space Development Corporation, successfully used its spaceflight system to lift a one-tenth scale system to an altitude of 120,000 feet over...

2010-10-19 07:37:16

Testing is now underway for human rating Bigelow Aerospace's Environmental Control and Life Support System in preparation of its 2015 launch of the Sundancer Module. Madison, WI (PRWEB) October 19, 2010 Bigelow Aerospace LLC, LasVegas, NV, has begun the process of human rating its Environmental Control and Life Support System. The contained volume humans in the loop testing is in preparation for the 2015 launch of Sundancer - an expandable module approximately 27ft long, 22ft in diameter,...

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2009-04-15 09:55:00

A US space engineering and technology development firm has developed a new device that may one day offer astronauts the ability to grow fresh vegetables in space. Tuscon, Arizona-based Paragon Space Development Corporation has designed a miniature sealed greenhouse that will be the first step toward growing flowers, and eventually vegetables, on the Moon. Paragon hopes its so-called "Lunar Oasis" will get the chance to prove its capabilities with lunar lander Odyssey Moon, which is currently...


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