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Spacecraft Guide has information and pictures manned spacecraft, earth satellites, telescopes, planetary probes and landers and other space craft.

ExoMars

ExoMars programme aim is to investigate the Martian environment and to demonstrate new technologies paving the way for a future Mars sample return mission...

Rosetta Spacecraft

Rosetta Spacecraft is a comet explorer that will land on a comet (Churyumov-Gerasimenko) and study its composition of the comet. Data may provide an...

Near Shoemaker

NEAR Shoemaker was the first spacecraft to orbit around an asteroid, the first to land on an asteroid and the first solar powered spacecraft...

Boeing CST-100

Boeing CST-100 crew space transportation system consists of a crew module and service module with capacity for up to seven crew members. The spacecraft...

Juice Spacecraft

Jupiter Icy Moons Explorer is Europe's first mission to Planet Jupiter and its icy moons.  JUICE stands for Jupiter Icy moons Explorer. To be...

Dragon Spacecraft

SpaceX Dragon is a private spacecraft that can carry cargo and crew to the ISS and other destinations. It is launched to orbit by the Falcon...

Soho Spacecraft

SOHO (Solar and Heliospheric Observatory) is a collaboration between ESA and NASA. It is located near L1 Lagrange point in space and is studying...

James Webb Space Telescope

The James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) is a large, infrared space telescope with a 6.5-meter primary mirror. The planned launch date is October 2018 and...

OSIRIS-REx

Osiris-Rex is a near-Earth asteroid sample return mission. The NASA spacecraft was launched on 8 September 2016 on an Atlas V rocket. Heading to asteroid Bennu. What...

Apollo Spacecraft

The Apollo Spacecraft consisted of three modules: Command, Service and Lunar. Project Apollo was the third NASA human spaceflight program. Command Module The Command Module (CM) was...