1st commercial astronomy spacecraft Twinkle set for launch in 2024 – Space.com June 4, 2021 – Space Saturday June 5, 2021

I saw this yesterday on Space.com1st commercial astronomy spacecraft Twinkle set for launch in 2024 https://www.space.com/twinkle-exoplanets-first-commercial-astronomy-satellite. Much longer article, but here’s what I considered relevant. It has some photos.

By Tereza Pultarova – Senior Writer June 4, 2021

With Twinkle, astronomy will finally enter the new space age.

The world’s first commercial astronomy mission, Twinkle, is gaining traction among exoplanet researchers as it takes steps toward launch in 2024 with funding secured to commence satellite construction early next year.



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