December 3, 2015, 06:04 Kyiv time. Successful launch of the European light class vehicle Vega was performed from the Kourou spaceport in French Guiana with the LISA Pathfinder spacecraft.
On November, 19, 1997, Leonid Kadenyuk made his space flight on NASA's Columbia as part of the international mission STS-87.
On September 1, 2015, the delegation of Ukraine, led by Head of the State Space Agency of Ukraine, Mr. Liubomyr Sabadosh, arrived with a visit to the United States. As of September 2, 2015 the delegation had meetings in NASA and with the representatives of the leading U.S. space industries, i.e. “Orbital ATK” and “Boeing”.