Numerica uses Air Force funds to deploy telescopes to observe space in full daylight

Numerica, which runs a network of ground-centered┬átelescopes to detect deep-space objects, is testing new devices that can monitor celestial satellites in plain daylight. The telescopes were financed with $3 million from a pitch day project sponsored by the United States Air Force in 2019 to draw space industry companies to the military sector. According to […]

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Virgin Galactic debuts a modern suborbital spaceship

Virgin Galactic debuted the newest suborbital spaceplane on March 30, a spacecraft that resembles the company’s current SpaceShipTwo but includes major structural changes. VSS Imagine, the first vehicle in the firm’s “Spaceship III” series of vehicles, was revealed. The spacecraft is equipped for ground testing at Virgin Galactic’s facility in Mojave, California, with a test […]

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