Israel and UAE sign historic agreement to enhance space cooperation

October 21, 2021 by  
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Israel’s Minister of Innovation, Science and Technology Orit Farkash HaCohen and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Minister for Advanced Technology Sarah bint Yousef Al Amiri signed a historic agreement on Wednesday at the 2021 world Expo in Dubai for the cooperation in Space projects. Read more

SpaceIL secures crucial funding for launch of 2nd lunar probe

July 12, 2021 by  
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SpaceIL has obtained crucial financing toward the launch of the “Beresheet 2” Spacecraft in 2024, the association announced Sunday. Read more

Technion, Israel Aerospace Industries launch project to develop nanosatellites

June 24, 2021 by  
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The Faculty of Aerospace Engineering at the Technion‒Israel Institute of Technology has signed a cooperation agreement with the Space Division at Israel Aerospace Industries to develop and launch a nanosatellite that will enter low-altitude orbit around the moon and collect data using a payload of scientific instruments. Read more

Israeli startup to produce oxygen from lunar soil

April 27, 2021 by  
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An Israeli startup has developed technology to produce oxygen from the lunar soil. Read more

Israel launches new moon project

December 10, 2020 by  
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President of Israel Reuven Rivlin has hosted the launch of the Beresheet 2 project, the second Israeli spacecraft to be launched to the moon. Read more

Israeli fighter pilot heading for space

November 17, 2020 by  
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Eytan Stibbe, a former IAF fighter pilot, is expected to blast off at the end of 2021 on a historic scientific mission to the International Space Station. Read more

Jewish astronaut Jessica Meir shares photos of Israel captured from space

November 6, 2019 by  
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Jewish astronaut Jessica Meir has shared photos of Israel she took from space.

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Jewish and Arab astronauts take off for International Space Station

September 26, 2019 by  
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Jewish and Arab astronauts were aboard a capsule launched from Baikonur in Kazakhstan on Wednesday, headed for the International Space Station. Read more

‘Beresheet 2’ won’t attempt moon landing, SpaceIL searches for new challenge

June 27, 2019 by  
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Proceeding a lengthy debate, Israel’s SpaceIL announced on Tuesday that it will not make a second attempt to successfully land on the moon. Read more

Israel set to land spacecraft on the moon in early 2019

July 11, 2018 by  
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Israel will be the fourth nation on the planet to land a spacecraft on the moon, when its SpaceIL touches down on Earth’s only natural satellite on Feb. 13, 2019. Read more