Monday 27th September 2021

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    • China warns U.S. against ‘weaponizing’ space China-warns-U.S-against-weaponizing-space1

      China said on Wednesday it opposed the “weaponization” of space as it criticized U.S. President Donald Trump’s orders to create a new command center for controlling military space operations. “China has consistently proposed the peaceful usage of space, and opposes the weaponization of space and a space arms race,” said Chinese foreign ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying at a press briefing. “We oppose even further turning space into a new battleground,” she added. On Tuesday, Trump ordered the creation of “Space Command”, a new organizational structure within the Pentagon that will have overall control of military space operations. SpaceCom, as...

    • Russian spacecraft ready to fly to ISS after launch failure Russian-spacecraft-ready-to-fly-to-ISS-after-launch-failure

          A Russian Soyuz-FG carrier rocket with a Soyuz MS-11 manned spacecraft has been placed on a launch pad at the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, TASS news agency reported Saturday. The spacecraft is scheduled to blast off for the International Space Station (ISS) at 14:31 Moscow time (1131 GMT) on December 3 and dock with the ISS at 20:36 Moscow time (1736 GMT) the same day, TASS said. This will be the first manned mission since the launch failure of the Soyuz MS-10 spacecraft on October 11 due to a carrier rocket malfunction. Russian cosmonaut Alexei Ovchinin and...