Solar Orbiter Takes a Battering

The European Space Agency’s Solar Orbiter undergoes intense environmental testing in preparation for its launch in 2020. As if missions to space ... read more

Test System Pumps Up The Volume

Jonathan Newell discusses the latest technology for acoustic testing in the space industry with Siemens PLM. Venturing into space has long since es... read more

Acoustic shock rattles telescope

The Webb Telescope spacecraft is undergoing environmental testing with its first failure resulting from acoustic testing. The spacecraft element of... read more

Autumn accelerometer training dates and venues

DJB Instruments (UK) Ltd is taking its unique accelerometer training seminar to several UK regional venues throughout the autumn. Now in its 6th ye... read more

Vibration without the rattle

Dr Benjamin Shank of Thermotron Industries tells Jonathan Newell about the dangers of over-vibrating during accelerated life tests. Accelerated lif... read more