PICTURES: ATV-2 Johannes Kepler

credit: EADS Astrium / caption: The European Space Agency’s Automated Transfer Vehicle  2 undergoing asembly at an EADS Astrium facilitycredit: EADS Astrium / caption: A section of ESA’s Automated Transfer Vehicle undergoing asembly at an EADS...

PICTURES: Sicral 1B launch

credit Italian Ministry of DefenceView from Sea Launch Commander of Sicral 1B launch, picture courtesy of the Italian Ministry of Defense. Launched today at 09:16h GMT by a Zenit-3SL rocket operating from the Sea Launch platform, positioned at the equator in the...