October 2015 — News

October 21, 2015

On October 15, 2015 Lin Industrial conducted its next flight test of the flight control system.

Though we described the rocket design earlier, it was modified considerably for this launch as compared to the previous flight.


October 4, 2015

On October 4, 1957 the USSR launched the first artificial Earth satellite codenamed PS-1 (Prosteyshiy Sputnik-1 — "Simplest Satellite-1").

And October 4 is also the anniversary of the private Space Age, because on October 4, 2004 a private suborbital spaceplane named SpaceShipOne reached the space for the second time in 5 days and successfully landed at the spaceport.