Spaceflight

05.23.16
India successfully tests first tiny reusable space shuttle
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India successfully tests first tiny reusable space shuttle

The seven meter long test vehicle paves the way for the country to develop its own reusable spacecraft.

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01.14.16
Virgin Galactic taps fashion brand Y-3 for space suit designs
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Virgin Galactic taps fashion brand Y-3 for space suit designs

There's apparel for pilots, astronauts and team members on the ground.

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01.05.16
Virgin Galactic debuts the next SpaceShipTwo on February 19th
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Virgin Galactic debuts the next SpaceShipTwo on February 19th

Virgin Galactic revives its hopes for private spaceflight in just over a month.

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11.22.15
China and the US create a 'space hotline' to avoid conflicts
11.22.15

China and the US create a 'space hotline' to avoid conflicts

The US and China can reach each other directly to make sure a space emergency doesn't lead to a fight.

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11.18.15
Congress approves space mining, minus regulation
11.18.15

Congress approves space mining, minus regulation

Private companies are allowed to mine in space, but they won't have much government oversight.

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