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Air Force announces basing candidates for U.S. Combatant Command for Space

The secretary of the Air Force selected six locations as candidate bases to potentially host the headquarters for United States Space Command. This combatant command...

Final RFP released for Air Force launch services contract

The U.S. Air Force has released a final Request for Proposal for Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle Launch Services for the following payloads:  National Reconnaissance...

Milestone: Capsule with dummy aboard docks at space station

NASA photographCrowd gathers to watch as NASA and SpaceX make history by launching the first commercially-built and operated American crew spacecraft and rocket...

Powerful communications satellites for U.S., allies shipped for launch

Lockheed Martin photographLockheed Martin built and tested the fourth AEHF satellite in Sunnyvale, Calif., before shipping it for launch. Two other satellites are...

Navy, Marine Corps explore emerging technologies to create new capabilities

In a concerted push to advance and accelerate America's warfighting advantage, nearly 40 different research and engineering organizations from across the Naval Research and...

Raytheon delivers first SeeMe satellite to DARPA

TUCSON, Ariz.--Raytheon has delivered the first Space Enabled Effects for Military Engagements, or SeeMe, satellite to DARPA. Assembled on the company's advanced missile production lines,...

U.S. Air Force welcomes fifth Lockheed Martin-built AEHF satellite to Cape...

The U.S. Air Force is gearing up to launch the fifth global, anti-jam, protected communications satellite after its arrival in Florida. Lockheed Martin shipped the...

NASA SLS rocket testing ensures astronaut safety, mission success

As the world reflects on the 50th anniversary of the Apollo missions, NASA is looking forward to its next giant leaps. One way NASA ensures...

NASA announces new public-private partnerships

NASA has secured partnerships with 22 U.S. companies through two solicitations to advance the agency’s goals for robotic and human exploration of the solar...

California company to build and test rockets in Mississippi

A California rocket company announced June 12 that it plans to build and test rockets at a NASA facility in Mississippi, part of its...