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NASA asks American companies to deliver supplies for Artemis moon missions

In another major step toward landing American astronauts on the lunar surface by 2024, NASA is asking industry to respond to a Request for...
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New finds for Mars Rover, seven years after landing

NASA's Curiosity rover has come a long way since touching down on Mars seven years ago. It has traveled a total of 13 miles...
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NASA Armstrong helps make Artemis safety test a success

NASA Armstrong Flight Research Center staff were in the control rooms when the agency successfully demonstrated the Orion spacecraft’s launch abort system at Cape...

Robotic toolkit added to NASA’s Mars 2020 Rover

The bit carousel — a mechanism that will play a key role in the acquisition, containment and eventual return to Earth of humanity's first...

NASA selects proposals to demonstrate smallsat technologies to study interplanetary space

NASA has selected two proposals to demonstrate small satellite technologies to improve science observations in deep space, which could help NASA develop better models...

NASA, SpaceX: Dragon crew extraction rehearsal

On Aug. 13, 2019, NASA at the Trident Basin in Cape Canaveral, Florida, astronauts Doug Hurley, left, and Bob Behnken work with teams from NASA and SpaceX...

Under Control: Lockheed Martin-built AEHF-5 protected communications satellite now in transfer...

The U.S. Air Force's 4th Space Operations Squadron at Schriever Air Force, Colo., Base is now "talking" with the fifth Advanced Extremely High Frequency...

AFRL investigating space weather effects on satellite materials

The Air Force Research Laboratory, in partnership with several universities, has investigated the effects of space weather damage to polyimides, materials used extensively in...

Northrop Grumman’s hemispherical resonator gyro achieves 50 million operating hours in...

Northrop Grumman’s hemispherical resonator gyro, a sensor known for its unmatched reliability on commercial, government and civil space missions, has reached 50 million operating...

Cygnus spacecraft departs ISS, begins secondary mission

Northrop Grumman has announced that its Cygnus™ spacecraft has successfully unberthed and departed from the International Space Station, beginning its secondary mission before it...