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Ensuring Astronaut Safety: Lockheed Martin, NASA successfully demonstrate Orion Launch Abort...

The critical launch abort system for NASA's Orion spacecraft was put to its hardest test today, and it demonstrated its capability to pull the...

Northrop Grumman rockets support successful abort test of NASA’s Orion Crew...

Northrop Grumman provided major support for the booster and two additional motors for the July 2 successful test of the NASA Orion crew spacecraft’s...

Last test article for NASA’s SLS rocket departs Michoud

The last of four structural test articles for NASA’s Space Launch System (SLS) was loaded onto NASA’s Pegasus barge Wednesday, June 26, 2019, at...

AFRL puts new technologies into space aboard world’s most powerful launch...

The Air Force Research Laboratory successfully put new technologies into space early in the morning June 25 as part of the Department of Defense...

Concept to reality: NASA marks milestones in development of electric X-57

NASA’s X-57 project has marked two critical milestones, taking two major steps toward demonstrating the benefits of electric propulsion for aviation. More general aviation aircraft...

NASA’s Dragonfly will fly around Titan looking for origins, signs of...

NASA has announced that its next destination in the solar system is the unique, richly organic world Titan. Advancing our search for the building blocks...

Unmanned aircraft flight tests begin at Armstrong

NASA initiated a series of flight tests back in 2012 to assist the Federal Aviation Administration as they develop regulations to allow the integration...

SpaceX Falcon Heavy launch to host AFIT’s Space Object Self-Tracker

The Air Force Institute of Technology’s Space Object Self-Tracker flight experiment was launched on the Defense Department’s first SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket on June...

NASA Astronaut Anne McClain, crewmates return from space station mission

NASA astronaut Anne McClain and two of her Expedition 59 crewmates returned to Earth from the International Space Station June 24, landing safely in...

SpaceX launches hefty rocket with 24 satellites

SpaceX launched its heftiest rocket with 24 research satellites June 25, a middle-of-the-night rideshare featuring a deep space atomic clock, solar sail, a clean...