Arianespace Successfully Launched the Ariane 5 Rocket Into Orbit

​The first take-off out of at least 22 more on Arianespace's timeline of 2020 has successfully sent a commercial European broadband satellite, as well as an Indian communications cargo to Earth's orbit on Thursday, on an Ariane 5 rocket. Ariane...

Europe’s CHEOPS Satellite to Hunt for Exoplanets

​Europe's CHEOPS planet-seeking space telescope launched on Wednesday and reached Earth's orbit. The spacecraft will calculate the density, structure, and size of planets located outside our Solar System, known as exoplanets. As per the European Space Agency (ESA), CHEOPS​ will...

Launched ESA Mission Plans to Study Exoplanets

A European probe launched from South America on Wednesday, on an expedition scheduled to take place three years. The mission requires the spacecraft to observe and analyze planets located in other Solar Systems. The Characterising ExoPlanets Satellite (CHEOPS)​ expedition launched...

The ESA Will Launch A Space Probe To Evaluate The Size Of Exoplanets

A new compact space probe that is being prepared for launch from Europe will allow researchers to estimate the size of planets spread across space. The launch should take place on Tuesday. A Soyuz rocket will carry the spacecraft into...