«Project Gemini is rightly regarded as the programme that allowed NASA to catch and surpass the Soviet space spectaculars of the early sixties. The highly manoeuvrable 2 person spacecraft allowed astronauts to perform rendezvous, docking and long duration missions as well as providing a platform to test solutions to what became the difficult task of Extra Vehicular Activity (EVA). Gemini systematically proved many of the techniques required for Apollo to succeed in its lunar missions, while dispelling doubts the medical community had about the ability of astronauts to function effectively on longer, more challenging missions.» ... See MoreSee Less
《Aerospace giants Boeing and Lockheed Martin, along with small-rocket builder Vector, have expressed interest in launching from an old rocket complex on Brazil's Atlantic coast.
The Alcantara base sits about 140 miles south of the Earth's equator, making it a prime location for launching satellites, a $260 billion business. From this spot, certain satellites can be launched more efficiently than from spaceports in the U.S.》 ... See MoreSee Less
Faculdade das Engenharias da Universidade da Beira Interior. ... See MoreSee Less
Amanhã irá decorrer uma aula aberta na sala 8.02 ás 9.30h sobre sistemas espaciais com foco em satélites pequenos e CubeSats.
Vem aprender sobre as inúmeras capacidades e aplicações inerentes a estes poderosíssimos sistemas e fica a conhecer os novos projectos da UBI neste sentido.
Não percas esta excelente oportunidade, quem sabe se serás tu a projectar o próximo UBISAT !!