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 NASA, ISRAEL SPACE AGENCY SIGN AGREEMENT FOR LUNAR COOPERATION WITH SPACEIL 

 NASA, ISRAEL SPACE AGENCY SIGN AGREEMENT FOR LUNAR COOPERATION WITH SPACEIL 

03/10/2018

Oct. 3, 2018 New agreement utilizes the Israeli nonprofit SpaceIL’s private lunar mission expected to land on the moon in 2019 BREMEN, GERMANY, OCT 3 — NASA has signed an agreement with the Israel Space Agency (ISA) to cooperatively utilize the Israeli nonprofit SpaceIL’s commercial lunar mission, expected to land on the moon in 2019. […] Read More

איך יקראו לחללית הישראלית הראשונה לירח?

איך יקראו לחללית הישראלית הראשונה לירח?

03/09/2018

היא קטנה, חכמה ותביא לנו המון גאווה! במסגרת שיתוף פעולה עם אתר YNET, הוזמנו גולשי הפייסבוק להציע בתגובות שמות לחללית הישראלית הראשונה לירח ולקחת חלק בהיסטוריה הגולשים התבקשו להביא בחשבון שהחללית תייצג אותנו בכל העולם, לכן על השם צריך להיות קליט וקל להגייה. מבין השמות שהציעו הגולשים, היו שמות בעברית, שמות מן המקורות, שמות הקשורים […] Read More

Launch and Landing Announcement Media Hits- International Media

Launch and Landing Announcement Media Hits- International Media

12/07/2018

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Gaining altitude – the spacecraft in a crane test

Gaining altitude – the spacecraft in a crane test

12/07/2018

In May 2018, in a plowed field in Kefar Truman, Israel, the spacecraft’s subsystems underwent a test in which a crane was used. The purpose of the test was to better understand the dynamic behavior of the spacecraft’s various sensors, and particularly that of the landing sensor. The test was conducted by connecting the sensors […] Read More

It IS a drill: Conducting exercises in the control room

It IS a drill: Conducting exercises in the control room

12/07/2018

In recent months the control room at IAI MABAT plant has been converted and adapted to meet the needs of SpaceIL’s mission. Additionally, communication infrastructure has been established with the Ground Station Network (GSN), which its center is located in Sweden. The GSN provides transmission and reception services from antennas distributed around the globe. Starting […] Read More