Post Thu Jul 21, 2011 9:12 am

Summary of the magazine

The fourth edition of the Space Alliance magazine- addressing the English language readers of our website is ready.

This edition is dedicated to the legendary flight of Gagarin as we have recently celebrated 50 years of human spaceflight.
We also present in a special article the discussions about the future of the international space station and we end this edition with a detailed view over the Messenger mission- the first who succeeded to enter a stable orbit around Mercury.

The summary of the fourth edition is listed bellow:

• 12 April 2011 - 50 years from the first flight of a human in space

• ESA's members reafirm their interest for ISS

• From Earth to Mercury - the Messenger mission writes history

The entire magazine can be read as a pdf here or can be visualized online here.