Blog Author: RocketGirl

Comet Siding Spring encounters Mars this weekend

Comet Siding Spring encounters Mars this weekend

RocketGirl - 10/16/2014

On October 19 comet Siding Spring is expected to flyby Mars, coming within 87,000 miles of the planet...

Read more...
STK Radar evolution: Search/Track mode

STK Radar evolution: Search/Track mode

RocketGirl - 4/28/2014

System Tool Kit’s (STK)’s Radar module development started in 1997 with a need to assess radar system performance under highly dynamic scenarios for air, space and surface-based objects

Read more...
This week in launches

This week in launches

RocketGirl - 4/11/2014

It's been another exciting week of launches! On Wednesday we saw the launch of a Soyuz-U from Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, carrying Progress-M 23M on a fast trajectory to the International Space Station

Read more...
This week in launches

This week in launches

RocketGirl - 4/4/2014

It's been another exciting week in the world of rocket launches! We started off on Monday with a surprise launch out of China. A Long March 2C launched out of Jiuquan Space Center Monday morning carrying Shijian 11-06 to orbit

Read more...