Firsts of Space Exploration

exploration factsThe well was drilled about 15 kilometres east of the 35/3-2 (Agat) gasoline discovery and 55 kilometres northwest of Florø, within the northern part of the North Sea. Press release 15/2008StatoilHydro Petroleum AS, operator of production licence 169, has completed the drilling of wildcat properly 25/11-25 A.

StatoilHydro Petroleum AS has concluded the drilling of wildcat well 35/6-2 S. The dry properly is positioned 18 kilometres north of the Gjøa field within the North Sea and 60 kilometres west of Florø. Statoil Petroleum AS, operator of production licence 437, has completed the drilling of wildcat properly 6608/10-13. Lundin Norway AS, operator of manufacturing licence 338, is within the process of completing the drilling of appraisal properly 16/1-thirteen on the sixteen/1-8 oil discovery (called Luno by the operator).

Centrica Resources (Norge) AS, operator of production licence 433, has completed the drilling of wildcat nicely 6506/9-2 S within the Norwegian Sea. The … Read More

From Sputnik to Spacewalking: 7 Soviet Space Firsts

age of space explorationThis begins with cheap entry to orbit, a prerequisite for all that must observe. From that new area launch pad, Pyle flies off into the next decade and exhibits us where we might and the place we should be going. Having accomplished that he ticks off every of the milestones that must naturally follow on the trail to area development and connects them back to tangible returns for everyone on Earth. When Elon Musk’s Falcon Heavy rocket made its maiden flight on February 6, 2018, it signaled, for many of us, that the brand new space age had lastly begun. Long anticipated and with quite a lot of false starts and incorrect turns alongside the best way, the promised period of expanded access to area has finally arrived.

Even in the early days of America’s space programs, nevertheless, Ed Dwight was picked as an astronaut candidate. He faced harsh racism … Read More