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News Archive / Author: Sean Costello

Sean Costello is a technology professional who also researches, writes about and speaks publicly on the inspiring lessons within international space flight program. Prior to joining SpaceFlight Insider in early 2014, Costello was a freelance photographer and correspondent covering shuttle-era Kennedy Space Center launches for various radio and print news organizations.

Articles By Sean Costello

  • Space Coast residents may hear sonic boom during SpaceX landing attempt

    December 20th, 2015

    Residents along Florida's Space Coast might experience their first sonic boom in more than four years when SpaceX conducts their inaugural attempt to land a Falcon 9 first stage back at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station's Landing Complex 1. With launch set to take place at 8:29 p.m. EST - a new age in space flight could start tonight.

  • Mission Control Space Services receives contract from Canadian Space Agency

    December 1st, 2015

    OTTAWA, Ontario, Nov. 30, 2015 -- During an evening reception held at the Ottawa offices of Mission Control Space Services, Inc., President and CEO Ewan Reid proudly confirmed receipt of their first technology development contract with the Canadian Space Agency (CSA), marking an important milestone for the company.

  • Canada renews ISS commitment, two more Canadian Astronauts to fly before 2024

    June 3rd, 2015

    Canadian Industry Minister James Moore was joined today by Canadian Space Agency (CSA ) Astronauts Jeremy Hansen and David Saint-Jacques as they together announced Canada’s commitment to fly two more Canadians to the International Space Station (ISS ) within the next decade. This recent announcement was heralded at an event which highlighted Canada’s aerospace efforts.

  • Space Florida, The Space Foundation, Visit Orlando combine forces to present Orlando site for IAC 2017

    October 1st, 2014

    The 2014 International Astronautical Congress (IAC) is well underway and more than 3,000 delegates are roaming the halls and event spaces in downtown Toronto, Canada, collaborating and exchanging their breadth of experiences, views and research on hundreds of topics relevant to spaceflight and astronautical endeavors. In addition to the studies and the social events however, this years’ attending […]