First SLS launch remains on schedule for late August

WASHINGTON — Preparations for the primary flight of the House Launch System stay on monitor for a liftoff as quickly as Aug. 29, NASA officers stated Aug. 3. SLS managers and company... Read more »

NASA prepares to award SLS launch services contract to Boeing-Northrop joint venture

WASHINGTON — NASA is getting ready to award a contract to a Boeing-Northrop Grumman three way partnership for Area Launch System missions that might run by way of the center of the... Read more »

NASA authorization included in CHIPS Act

WASHINGTON — The Senate is transferring ahead with a revised model of a NASA authorization invoice that formally authorizes the company’s Artemis lunar exploration effort and extends operations of the Worldwide Area... Read more »

NASA plans talks with partners on ISS and Artemis

COLORADO SPRINGS — NASA Deputy Administrator Pam Melroy plans to make use of this week’s Area Symposium to fulfill with worldwide companions on each the long-term way forward for the Worldwide Area... Read more »

Congress presses NASA for more details on Artemis costs and schedules

WASHINGTON — Members of Congress, involved about rising prices and slipping schedules, pressed NASA for extra particulars in regards to the administration and total technique of the company’s Artemis lunar exploration plan.... Read more »

Op-ed | NASA Needs a Lead Program Office for Artemis

A return to the moon requires daring motion. The time is now. America’s Apollo, Area Shuttle and Worldwide Area Station packages bespeak how a nation with a sturdy Human Area Exploration Program... Read more »

NASA announces new astronauts as safety panel recommends strategic planning for space exploration

WASHINGTON — NASA introduced a brand new class of astronauts that will likely be eligible for missions to the moon on the identical day the company’s security advisers referred to as for... Read more »

NASA expects vaccination mandates to have little impact on Artemis 1 preparations

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — As NASA prepares to put in the Orion spacecraft on the primary Area Launch System rocket, company officers performed down any impact coronavirus vaccine mandates could have on remaining... Read more »

Australia to provide rover for future NASA lunar lander mission

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — NASA and its Australian counterpart have agreed to cooperate on a future robotic lander mission the place Australia will present a small rover as a part of a check... Read more »

Nelson remains confident regarding funding for Artemis

WASHINGTON — NASA’s administrator says he stays assured that Congress will present the company with funding to permit it to pick out a second lunar lander developer regardless of a scarcity of... Read more »