Space Launch Complex 6 at Vandenberg Air Force Base has seen many liftoffs.
A European Ariane 5 rocket's flawless Dec. 29 launch capped a string of successful flights for the rocket family in 2010.
An attempt to launch a European rocket carrying satellites for Spain and South Korea was delayed by high-altitude winds on Dec. 28.
The unmanned Russian cargo ship Progress 40 launched Wednesday to deliver supplies to the International Space Station.
A sophisticated satellite was launched into space today to improve the preeminent path of communications between the president, military commanders and troops on the battlefield.
An Ariane 5 rocket launched two new communications satellites for the Arab world and South Korea on Saturday evening.
The first-of-its-kind GPS 2F-1 satellite for the Global Positioning System will be shipped to the launch pad and bolted atop a Delta 4 rocket next week.
The Mini Research Module 1, dubbed Rassvet or "dawn," will be ferried to the orbiting outpost aboard the space shuttle Atlantis during a construction mission planned for liftoff May 14.
A Russian cargo freighter docked with the International Space Station Thursday to deliver food and supplies.
NASA's new cosmic mapper successfully jettisoned a protective lens cover last week, opening its infrared eyes to Universe for an unprecedented survey in 2010.
For this second time this month, the workhorse Ariane 5 rocket carried out a double satellite deployment mission just like clockwork.
A Russian rocket launched a new cargo ship toward the International Space Station in a dazzling launch Wednesday.
An Ariane 5 rocket flew its fifth mission of the year Thursday night to orbit a high performance Spanish broadcasting satellite and a secure German military communications craft.
A Canadian commercial communications satellite was shot into space from the famed Baikonur Cosmodrome on Thursday to serve customers across the United States who subscribe to the DISH Network.
Clues are emerging from skywatchers over the purpose of a mysterious satellite that launched Tuesday.
An Ariane 5 rocket successfully launched a pair of new communications satellites, one each for Japan and Australia, on Friday.