SpaceFlight Vol 61 No 06 – June 2019
Reinventing the future
SpaceFlight takes a long hard look at current NASA plans for getting boots on the Moon, finding President Trump’s clamour for a 2024 target date to be unrealistic.
Former NASA contractor on the Apollo programme Pat Norris shares his experiences of ensuring that NASA got its Apollo spacecraft on course for the Moon – accurately!
Apollo 10 – so near, yet so far
In the final instalment to his trilogy on the meaning of Apollo, Nick Spall FBIS looks at the environmental and cultural aspects of this historic venture, 50 years on.
The Editor takes a look at what could turn out to be a seminal shift in rover support for Mars exploration as NASA gives the green light to the first helicopter designed for the Red Planet.
Behind the news
DSRS threatened with closure
9 March – 10 April 2019
Valery Bykovsky (1934-2019)
The latest space-related books, games, videos
557 – March 2019
Society news / Diary
What’s happened/ What’s coming up