sentinel-1a

Sentinel-1A Satellite Takes A Direct Hit From Millimetre Size Particle

After reviewing data from the Sentinel-1A satellites on-board cameras, the ESA has determined that it suffered a collision with a…

6 years ago

Speedy Satellite Beams Pictures Of Massive Floods Only Weeks After Reaching Orbit

After dodging space debris and living to tell the tale, Sentinel-1A is now being put through its paces for its…

8 years ago

European Satellite Dodged Space Debris Hours After Reaching Orbit

Yesterday, the European Space Agency disclosed a serious problem early in the Sentinel-1A mission, which lifted off April 3 on…

8 years ago

If You Could Ride on the Outside of a Rocket, Here’s Your View While Blasting Into Space

Imagine clinging on to the side of a rocket, somehow able to hang on despite the high speeds and diminishing…

8 years ago

Two Rocket Launches Yesterday Provided Double The Space Fun

And we have liftoff -- two times over! Launch fans got a double treat yesterday when two space missions successfully…

8 years ago

Watch Live: Next-Gen Environment Satellite Aims For Space

UPDATE, APRIL 4:┬áThe satellite safely made it into space! Watch the launch replay and successful satellite separation here. Just in…

8 years ago