November 6, 2019

Boeing offers SLS-launched lunar lander to NASA

WASHINGTON — Boeing announced Nov. 5 that it has submitted a proposal to NASA to develop a lunar lander that could be launched in a single […]
May 28, 2019

Engineer charged with falsifying inspections of SpaceX hardware

WASHINGTON — Federal prosecutors have charged a man with falsifying inspection records for hardware his company produced for SpaceX, highlighting an issue about the overall aerospace […]
May 14, 2019

NASA seeks additional $1.6 billion for 2024 Moon plan

WASHINGTON — The White House and NASA announced May 13 that they will seek an additional $1.6 billion in funding for the agency in fiscal year […]
February 26, 2019

Space Force proposal shifts satellite communications procurement to Air Force Secretary

One of the consequences of creating a Space Force is the breakup of Air Force Space Command. The procurement of commercial satellite communications services that is […]
January 18, 2019

Relativity to build launch site at Cape Canaveral

Jacksonville, FL — Relativity, the startup developing a small launch vehicle using additive manufacturing technologies, announced Jan. 17 it has won approval from the U.S. Air […]
January 14, 2019

Hurricane satellites reveal flooding

Jacksonville — Researchers examining data produced by small satellites launched in 2016 to track ocean winds were surprised the mission produced valuable information on soil moisture and flooding. NASA’s […]
January 7, 2019

DigitalGlobe loses WorldView-4 satellite to gyro failure

JACKSONVILLE — DigitalGlobe announced Monday that its WorldView-4 satellite has malfunctioned. In a statement, DigitalGlobe, a division of Maxar Technologies, said the control moment gyros on WorldView-4, launched […]
December 27, 2018

The greatest spacestories of 2018

SpaceX’s Starman mannequin is seen inside Elon Musk’s red Tesla Roadster with Earth in the background, shortly after launch on Feb. 6, 2018. As of Nov. […]
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