Air Force rolls out fiscal year 2017 space budget

Air Force leaders met with the media to discuss specifics of the service’s fiscal year 2017 space budget at the Pentagon Feb. 11. Winston A....

Northrop Grumman to provide LN-200S for Lockheed Martin’s satellite bus

WOODLAND HILLS, Calif.--Northrop Grumman has been awarded a contract from Lockheed Martin to supply its LN-200S fiber-optic Inertial Measurement Unit for the LM 300...

Aerojet Rocketdyne to mature development of MPS-130 CubeSat modular propulsion system

Aerojet Rocketdyne, a subsidiary of Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings, Inc., has entered a public-private partnership with NASA to mature the development of an MPS-130 CubeSat...

NASA astronauts get advance look at CST-100 trainers

Boeing photographNASA astronauts Eric Boe (left) and Bob Behnken inspect the controls of Boeing’s CST-100 Starliner Crew Part Task Trainer as part of...

Aerojet Rocketdyne to mature development of 1-Newton GR-1 thruster

Aerojet Rocketdyne has been selected for a public-private partnership with NASA to mature the design of the 1-Newton GR-1 monopropellant thruster, which uses a...

2016 highlights space technologies used in daily life on Earth

NASA technology is all around us, turning trash into oil, saving women from a deadly complication of childbirth, and putting the bubbles in beer. These...

Rocket launch demonstrates new capability for testing technologies

Photograph courtesy of Spaceport AmericaAn UP Aerospace rocket launched experiments to flight test for NASA's Flight Opportunities Program from Spaceport America in New...

NASA’s Webb Space Telescope receives first mirror installation

NASA photograph by Chris GunnAn engineer at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center worked to install the first flight mirror onto the telescope structure...

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...

NASA awards two robots to university groups for R&D upgrades

Humanoid robots will be helpful to astronauts on our journey to Mars, so NASA has awarded prototypes to two universities for advanced research and...