Landing


German Mission Plans to Revisit Apollo 17 Landing Site

German Mission Plans to Revisit Apollo 17 Landing Site

The private company is hoping to send its rovers to the moon for inspecting the Apollo 17 landing site...

Nov 30 2016, 10:03pm CST

Swifts Fly for Ten Months Without Landing

Swifts Fly for Ten Months Without Landing

Researchers found the birds remain airborne for 99% of the time on their annual trip while a few don’t land at all...

Oct 28 2016, 5:41am CDT

Schiaparelli Mars Lander might have Exploded on Landing Says ESA

Schiaparelli Mars Lander might have Exploded on Landing Says ESA

Based on preliminary interpretation of a new image captured by a camera on NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter, the European Spa...

Oct 22 2016, 1:45am CDT

Kepler Spacecraft Captures a Wide Angle View of Comet 67P Before Rosetta's Crash Landing

NASA's Kepler Spacecraft Captures a Unique View of Comet 67P Before Rosetta's Crash Landing

The 'Big Picture' taken by Kepler provides more insight into the comet 67/P...

Oct 10 2016, 1:56am CDT

SpaceX Drone Landing Likely Failed

SpaceX Drone Landing Likely Failed: Updated

The Falcon Stage 2 landing on the droneship has likely failed....

Jun 15 2016, 9:43am CDT

Lil Wayne Seizures Causes Emergency Landing

Lil Wayne Seizures Causes Emergency Landing

Lil Wayne's private plane made double emergency landings when the rapper got seizures....

Jun 14 2016, 6:44am CDT

Watch SpaceX Third Rocket Landing on Droneship As Seen from Rocket

Watch SpaceX Third Rocket Landing on Droneship As Seen from Rocket

The videos of the landing of SpaceX rockets get cooler. Watch the newest one....

May 28 2016, 12:54am CDT

SpaceX Ready to Try Another Sea Landing with May 3 Launch

SpaceX Ready to Try Another Sea Landing with May 3 Launch

SpaceX is definitely looking forward to a re-enactment of the marine landing with its May 3rd launch. Let’s see how it goes whe...

Apr 26 2016, 7:54am CDT

SpaceX Tests Landing Parachutes for Crew Dragon Spacecraft

SpaceX Tests Landing Parachutes for Crew Dragon Spacecraft

SpaceX has tested four of its parachutes for the sake of its Crew Dragon spacecraft which is meant to carry astronauts back fro...

Jan 29 2016, 6:23am CST

Elon Musk Explains SpaceX Rocket Explosion upon Landing

SpaceX Rocket blows up upon Landing

A rocket belonging to SpaceX that had been sent into space blew up upon landing....

Jan 19 2016, 1:41am CST

Watch SpaceX Almost Succeed in Landing a Falcon 9 on Ship

Watch SpaceX Almost Succeed in Landing a Falcon 9 on Ship

The SpaceX Jason 3 mission was a success. Only the experimental landing of the stage 1 of Falcon 9 rocket failed again, but the...

Jan 18 2016, 12:31am CST

Elon Musk Explains Why Falcon 9 Rocket Landing on Ships is Important

Elon Musk Explains Why Falcon 9 Rocket Landing on Ships is Important

SpaceX next mission is on next Sunday, January 17, 2016. The static fire test was successful. Everything is on track for launch...

Jan 12 2016, 2:00am CST

Watch SpaceX Landing Falcon 9 Rocket and Making Space History

Watch SpaceX Landing Falcon 9 Rocket and Making Space History

Elon Musk's SpaceX did it. They landed a rocket after delivering satellites into orbit, to re-use it....

Dec 22 2015, 12:32am CST

Jeff Bezos Blue Origin Rocket Makes Historic Landing

Jeff Bezos Blue Origin's New Shepard Rocket Makes Historic Landing

New Shepard rocket launched by Blue Origin made a successful vertical landing back on Earth after its endeavor in space giving...

Nov 24 2015, 8:07am CST

Mars explorers

Scientists Propose 50 Landing Sites on Mars, Where First Astronauts Will Set Foot

The main question facing NASA scientists for decades has been tackled by a community of scientists from around the world after...

Nov 24 2015, 1:34am CST

Mueller at the middle with other NASA experts

George Mueller, NASA Engineer Who Managed 1969 Moon Landing, Dies At 97

George Mueller was the NASA scientist and engineer credited with putting astronauts on the moon in 1967 via Apollo 8. He died a...

Oct 19 2015, 7:00am CDT

Fast in-flight WiFi Is Soon Landing In Europe

Fast in-flight WiFi Is Soon Landing In Europe

Tired of slow Wifi speeds during flight? This is going to change now....

Oct 1 2015, 8:18am CDT

NASA’s Flying Saucer Suffers Parachute Failure

NASA’s Flying Saucer for Mars Landing Suffers Parachute Failure

NASA tested the Mars Lander vehicle on Monday. Most of the mission went well until a parachute failed. Details about the failur...

Jun 9 2015, 4:58am CDT

Comet Landing by Rosetta Mission to be a Success

Comet Landing by Rosetta Mission to be a Success

A landing on a comet is going to be a success. And the whole operation will be carried out by the Rosetta Mission....

Nov 12 2014, 5:48am CST

Miranda Lambert has to Make Emergency Landing

Miranda Lambert has to Make Emergency Landing

It was dangers situation...

Jun 4 2014, 5:28pm CDT

Jamaica crash landing was due to pilot error

Jamaica crash landing was due to pilot error

After 5 long years of investigation, the Jamaican Civil Aviation Authority concluded that it was due to pilot error....

May 8 2014, 1:03am CDT

Bentley Hybrid tech to be used in SUV first landing in 2017

Bentley Hybrid tech to be used in SUV first landing in 2017

Bentley to show off plug-in hybrid concept car this month...

Apr 10 2014, 3:02pm CDT

FAA Expands the Use of Portable Electronic Devices in Flight

FAA Expands the Use of Portable Electronic Devices in Flight from Take-off to Landing

The US now allows airlines to expand the use of portable electronic devices in flight from take-off to landing. FAA now allows...

Oct 31 2013, 10:46am CDT

NASA and Microsoft Release Mars Rover Landing for Xbox 360 Kinect Game

NASA and Microsoft Release Mars Rover Landing for Xbox 360 Kinect Game

Free video game from NASA and Microsoft...

Jul 17 2012, 12:14pm CDT

FAA Pledges "a Fresh Look" at Gadgets during Takeoff and Landing

FAA Pledges "a Fresh Look" at Gadgets during Takeoff and Landing

One day perhaps your iPad can stay on during takeoff...

Mar 19 2012, 2:00pm CDT

NVIDIA CUDA Changes Moon Landing Footage to HD

NVIDIA CUDA Changes Moon Landing Footage to HD

One of the greatest tragedies in modern science is the loss of the original Apollo moon landing tapes. For years we've been lef...

Aug 5 2009, 3:00pm CDT