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 »

FAA revises criteria for commercial astronaut wings

EL PASO, Texas — The Federal Aviation Administration has revised its standards for awarding astronaut wings to these flying on industrial spacecraft, making the necessities stricter whereas together with a major loophole.... Read more »

Report backs NASA proposal to change astronaut radiation exposure limits

WASHINGTON — A Nationwide Academies committee has endorsed a NASA proposal to vary the radiation publicity limits the company units for its astronauts however cautioned that the revised restrict remains to be... Read more »

‘Parastronaut’ sought as ESA recruits its first new astronauts in more than a decade

JOHANNESBURG — The European House Company introduced Feb. 16 that its first name for brand spanking new astronauts in additional than a decade will likely be open to candidates with bodily disabilities.... Read more »

NASA selects cadre of astronauts for Artemis missions

WASHINGTON — NASA has chosen a group of astronauts who shall be eligible for future Artemis missions to the moon even because the prospects of a 2024 crewed touchdown proceed to dim.... Read more »

U.S. Commercial Astronaut Training Becoming Crowded Market

WASHINGTON — As a privately operated astronaut coaching faculty in California introduced its arrival right into a all of the sudden crowded market, the chief government of the same firm in Houston... Read more »

Resistive, Targeted Exercise Reversed Astronauts’ Bone Loss, Study Finds

BOSTON — Worldwide area station crew members who used a resistive train machine that targets key elements of the physique returned to Earth with dense bones and leaner our bodies, a whole... Read more »