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NASA announces U.S. industry partnerships to advance Moon, Mars technology

As NASA prepares to land humans on the Moon by 2024 with the Artemis program, commercial companies are developing new technologies, working toward space...

Airbus brings a SMILE to ESA

Airbus has been selected by the European Space Agency to build the European component of the SMILE satellite (Solar wind Magnetosphere Ionosphere Link Explorer). SMILE...

AFRL launched largest unmanned space structure on SpaceX Falcon Heavy

A satellite spanning nearly the length of a football field was launched on board a SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket from Cape Canaveral, Fla., June...

SpaceX Dragon en route to space station with NASA science, cargo

A SpaceX Dragon cargo spacecraft is on its way to deliver the second commercial crew docking port and about 5,000 pounds of science investigations...

Northrop Grumman-built TESS discovers more than 20 new planets after one...

Northrop Grumman celebrated one year of successful science operations for NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite, built and operated by the company for NASA. In just...

AFRL looks to fine tune process of 3D printing composite inks

In January 2016, researchers from AFRL started focusing on the ability to 3D-print parts for the Air Force, specifically polymer architectures that can replace...

NASA Astronaut Andrew Morgan, crewmates arrive at space station on 50th...

Fifty years to the day that astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin stepped on the Moon in a giant leap for humanity, NASA astronaut...

Lockheed Martin completes NASA’s Orion spacecraft capsule for Artemis 1 mission...

The goal of humans again walking on the Moon is one giant leap closer. Lockheed Martin has completed building the capsule for NASA's Orion spacecraft....

Raytheon, UK Ministry of Defence team to develop new UK space...

On July 19, Raytheon signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the UK Ministry of Defence to join Team ARTEMIS Industry, a collaboration between government...

Apollo 11’s ‘amiable strangers’: Armstrong, Aldrin, and Collins

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — Mission commander Neil Armstrong was the flying ace, Buzz Aldrin the scholar. Michael Collins was a crack test pilot, too,...