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Coverage by CNBC

Coverage by CNBC

01/06/2017

Yariv Bash, a founding partner in SpaceIL, was interviewed by CNBC, and shared the progress being made in the assembly of the spacecraft. He also took the opportunity to talk about the State of Israel’s place in the space race and about our country’s future in space exploration. Whether we’re looking at Israel’s future in […] Read More

Another step for the israeli spacecraft on the way to the moon

Another step for the israeli spacecraft on the way to the moon

18/05/2017

Kfir Damari, one of the founders of SpaceIL, and Inbal Kreiss, Deputy General Manager MBT Space Division, Israel Aerospace Industries, were interviewed on Ynet and reported on the progress made in the construction of the Israeli spacecraft. Click on the image to view the interview (available only in Hebrew). Enjoy Read More

NASA opens its media resources to the public

NASA opens its media resources to the public

20/04/2017

Exciting news! On April 20, 2017 NASA made all its media resources available to the public. The even better news is that these resources are all available free of charge! Whether you just like to gaze at the stars at night, or are astronomy enthusiasts, more than 140,000 medical files are now accessible to you, […] Read More

SpaceX has accomplished an historic achievement

SpaceX has accomplished an historic achievement

02/04/2017

the recycling of a Falcon 9 rocket and its successful launch into space. “If one can figure out how to effectively reuse rockets just like airplanes, the cost of access to space will be reduced by as much as a factor of a hundred.” – Elon Musk SpaceX, headed by the entrepreneur Elon Musk, has succeeded to make history by recycling […] Read More

Israeli Team Clinches Finalist Spot in International Moon Race Competition!

Israeli Team Clinches Finalist Spot in International Moon Race Competition!

24/01/2017

SpaceIL, the non-profit Israeli organization in the Google Lunar XPRIZE international competition has qualified for the final stage of this Modern Moon Race. The competition is slated to end in late 2017 when the team is expected to launch Israel’s first-ever spacecraft to the Moon. Meanwhile, the team has announced the receipt of a generous […] Read More