Lockheed Martin’s AEHF-4 on-orbit test proves successful, marks first of its...

Lockheed Martin on April 29 announced the successful completion of AEHF-4 spacecraft on-orbit test and available for Satellite Control Availability. The AEHF-4 on-orbit test...

Next-gen NASA instrument advanced to study atmospheres of Uranus, Neptune

NASA photographNASA’s Voyager 2 spacecraft gave humanity its first glimpse of Neptune and its moon, Triton, in the summer of 1989. This image,...

50 years ago: Apollo 10 ‘a great amount of team work’

NASA photographApollo 10 crewmembers (left to right) Stafford, Cernan (with mascot Snoopy) and Young at crew press conference April 26 at MSC. Less than...

SECAF underscores space strategy and partnerships with allies

Air Force photograph by Staff Sgt. Rusty FrankSecretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson speaks at the Policy Exchange, a U.K.-based think tank...

SpaceX suffers serious setback with crew capsule accident

SpaceX has suffered a serious setback in its effort to launch NASA astronauts into orbit this year, with the fiery loss of its first...

Things are stacking up for NASA’s Mars 2020 spacecraft

NASA/JPL-CaltechThis animated gif shows major components of NASA's Mars 2020 mission in the High Bay 1 clean room in JPL's Spacecraft Assembly Facility. For...

NASA announces first flight, record-setting mission

https://youtu.be/tBngQcySHdU NASA and its International Space Station partners have set a new schedule and new crew assignments that will include the first flight of NASA...

America’s 1st female astronaut candidate, Jerrie Cobb, dies

NASA photographJerrie Cobb poses next to a Mercury spaceship capsule. And, although she never flew in space, Cobb, along with 24 other women,...

Former astronaut Owen Garriott dies, flew on Skylab station

NASA photographScientist-Astronaut Owen K. Garriott, science pilot of the Skylab 3 mission, is stationed at the Apollo Telescope Mount (ATM) console in the...

Northrop’s Cygnus successfully completes rendezvous, berthing with ISS

NASA photographNorthrop Grumman’s Cygnus spacecraft approaches the International Space Station for a robotic capture. Northrop Grumman announced April 19 that the “S.S. Roger Chaffee”...