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NASA awards Lockheed Martin contract for six Orion spacecraft

NASA and Lockheed Martin have finalized a contract for the production and operations of six Orion spacecraft missions and the ability to order up...

Christa McAuliffe Coin is approved

The House of Representatives passed a bill Sept. 19 that will create a commemorative coin to honor Christa McAuliffe, the Concord, N.H., high school...

Crew safely in orbit after launch

At 9:57 a.m., EDT, Sept. 24, a Soyuz spacecraft successfully launched, carrying three new crew members to the International Space Station.  NASA astronaut Jessica Meir, Oleg...

NASA testing drill to search for Martian life — on its...

NASA has barely scratched the surface of Mars – literally. While past rovers have dug inches into the rusty soils of the Red Planet, NASA...

NASA joins last of five sections for SLS rocket stage

NASA finished assembling and joining the main structural components for the largest rocket stage the agency has built since the Saturn V that sent...

Pad 39B water flow test comes through loud, clear

NASA eclipsed another milestone in its plan to send the first woman and next man to the lunar surface by 2024 with the latest...
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Orion spacecraft to face simulated rigors of space in last major...

The recently completed Orion spacecraft for Artemis I will head to Ohio for the final stretch of major testing before integration with the Space...

Army research advances autonomous systems

Imagine a small U.S. Special Forces team conducting covert operations in a hostile territory. The mission requires the team be limited in size, but...

Testing, training on Boeing Starliner

NASA astronaut Mike Fincke, a veteran of two stays aboard the International Space Station and Space Shuttle mission STS-134, works through a check list inside a...

NASA announces new director of Langley Research Center

NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine on Sept. 9 announced the selection of Clayton Turner as the next director of the agency’s Langley Research Center in...