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The new main engine to power Europeâ€™s successor to its Ariane 5 space launcher was brought a step closer on June 22.
ESA will showcase space technologies transferred to innovative earthly applications at the Hannover Messe industry trade fair in April.
WASHINGTON, Feb. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ATK (NYSE: ATK) and Astrium (an EADS Company) are working together in response to NASA's Commercial Crew Development-2 (CCDev-2) procurement. The team is offering NASA launch services with the Liberty(TM) rocket.
On December 18, 2009, an Ariane 5 GS launcher lifted off from Europeâ€™s Spaceport in French Guiana on a journey to place the French military reconnaissance satellite Helios-2B into Sun-synchronous polar orbit.
Europe is making a double throw of the dice on Saturday with a fresh attempt to launch a new super-rocket, the Ariane 5 ECA, from its space base in Kourou, French Guiana.