On Sept. 5, ArianeGroup completed the first short hot fire test of the Ariane 6 core stage. A key milestone toward the maiden launch, scheduled for 2024Read MoreAriane 6 Core Stage Fires for the First Time
In July ESA launched the last Ariane 5 and now Europe is facing a serious space crisis as all rockets are grounded or not ready in a key period for this sectorRead MoreEurope is Now Without Access to Space After Ariane 5 Retirement
The reusable engine made by ArianeGroup for ESA, Prometheus, successfully passed a hot firing test on June 22, 2023, at the test facility in VernonRead MorePrometheus gift to Europe? A successful hot static fire!
Results of the Commission indicate that the loss of the Vega C during the VV22 mission was caused by an over-erosion of the throat insert of the nozzle.Read MoreESA suffers a big loss as Vega C will remain on the ground for several months