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We Have a Launch and Landing Dates! – Press Release

We Have a Launch and Landing Dates! – Press Release

10/07/2018

SpaceIL and Israel Aerospace Industries announce today (July 10, 2018) ISRAEL TO LAUNCH HISTORIC MOON MISSION FROM CAPE CANAVERAL THIS DECEMBER First Israeli lunar spacecraft set to land on moon Feb. 13, 2019, making Israel fourth country to do so YEHUD, Israel, July 10 – At a historic press conference today at Israel Aerospace Industries […] Read More

Shaking with excitement: The spacecraft undergoes vibration tests

Shaking with excitement: The spacecraft undergoes vibration tests

08/07/2018

In June 2018 a series of environmental tests was conducted at the IAI MABAT plant, referred to in the professional jargon as a “static loading and sinus vibrations tests.” During the tests the spacecraft is installed on a vibration generating device, which simulates the level of vibrations that the spacecraft is expected to endure during […] Read More

Israeli Moon Mission Still On

Israeli Moon Mission Still On

24/01/2018

SpaceIL is committed to landing the first Israeli spacecraft on the moon, regardless of the terms or status of the Lunar X Prize. We are at the height of our efforts to raise the funds for this project and to prepare for launch. After we have secured funding we will issue a more detailed statement. […] Read More