IAC 2008: VIDEO – How to design the Altair Lunar Lander

by | Oct 6, 2008 | Constellation, exploration | 0 comments

NASA’s John Connolly spoke at the 59th International Astronautical Congress in Glasgow on Friday 3 October about the process of designing the Altair Lunar Lander and where the project is today. On that Friday there were a series of NASA presentation’s about the Constellation vehicles and I will be publishing my videos or audio recordings of them this week

click through to the extended portion of this blog post to see the video of Connolly’s presentation

About Seradata

Seradata produce the renowned SpaceTrak Launch & Satellite Database. Trusted by 100 of the world’s leading Space organisations, SpaceTrak is a fully queryable database used for market analysis, failure/risk assessment, spectrum analysis and space situational awareness (SSA).

For more information go to www.seradata.com/spacetrak

Related Articles

India contributes to US export reform in its own way

While export reform dialogue goes on in the US India has told the superpower's authorities it is not too keen Read more

The next US human rated spacecraft’s docking system

Whatever the next US human rated spacecraft is it is likely it will be able to use the International Berthing Read more

PICTURES: Tiangong model, cargo spacecraft, station in-orbit assembly

This graphic is of a cargo spacecraft design that China's manned space engineering programme is developing from its Tiangong spacelab. Read more

EXCLUSIVE PICTURES: Virgin Galactic LauncherOne designs revealed

This design for Virgin Galactic's mini satellite launching rocket LauncherOne was shown by the company's small satellite launch general manager Read more

Ares V SRBs could change radically

The above design, as well as being the Ares V cargo launch vehicle's solid rocket boosters, referred to by NASA Read more

Hyperbola: What is going to happen? Something wonderful

Hyperbola is a technology orientated spaceflight blog written by Flight technical editor Rob Coppinger

Hubble returns to operations but is on borrowed time

NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope (HST) is back online after a month of downtime due to a malfunctioning payload computer. The Read more

US$178 million Europa Clipper launch is formally awarded to SpaceX Falcon Heavy saving NASA US$2 billion

While NASA's US$4.25 billion Europa Clipper unmanned exploration flyby mission to Jupiter's moon Europa was always mooted as going on Read more

Categories

Archives