Japan Space Agency Hit With Cyberattack This Summer -Media

[ad_1] TOKYO (Reuters) – Japan’s space agency was hit with a cyberattack this summer and sensitive information on space-related technologies might have been accessed, Kyodo news agency reported on Wednesday. The police became aware of the attack this autumn and notified the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA), Kyodo reported. The Yomiuri newspaper first reported the … Read more

US Lawmakers Urge Scrutiny of SpaceX Worker Injuries After Reuters Report

[ad_1] By Marisa Taylor and Joey Roulette WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Three U.S. lawmakers are calling for greater scrutiny of worker safety at Elon Musk’s SpaceX following a Reuters investigation that documented hundreds of injuries at the rocket company’s U.S. manufacturing and launch sites. The Nov. 10 Reuters report detailed at least 600 previously unreported workplace … Read more

SpaceX Starship Set for Repeat Test Flight, Seven Months After Last One Blew Up

[ad_1] By Joe Skipper, Joey Roulette and Steve Gorman BOCA CHICA, Texas (Reuters) – SpaceX’s next-generation spacecraft Starship, developed to carry astronauts to the moon and beyond, was set for blastoff on Saturday for a repeat test launch from south Texas, seven months after its first attempt to reach space ended with an explosion. The … Read more