Far from the warmth of the Sun

by | Jan 7, 2008 | Satellites | 0 comments

Aviation Week is reporting Chang’e-1 is going to get very cold and without sunlight for a long 5.5h soon, suggesting the Chinese might not see much more of their lunar explorer

While the South Koreans have apparently already lost contact with their first satellite

But for the Israeli’s there is hope that their synthetic aperture radar satellite will be flying soon

According to this the Russians are aiming for 13, unlucky for some, satellite launches in 2008

And finally, here is a report about Sea Launch’s next launch, which the company’s website confirms is its resumption of operations since the disastrous on-pad Yuzhnoye Zenit-3SL explosion it suffered back in January last year

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