Archive: 10/5/2006

Vega upper composite passes tests at ESTEC

The upper composite of ESA's new small launcher has passed its vibration tests at ESA's European Space Research and Technology Centre (ESTEC) with flying colours. Vega's components are built and tested at various ...

dateOct 05, 2006 in Space Exploration
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Through Saturn's atmosphere

Saturn is famous for its rings. Nevertheless, it does have other, characteristic if not unique, features – its atmosphere, for example. The prime aim of the Planetary Science Group at the University of the ...

dateOct 05, 2006 in Astronomy
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