Amazon launch contracts drive changes to launch vehicle production

COLORADO SPRINGS — United Launch Alliance is planning main manufacturing enhancements for its Vulcan rocket whereas Arianespace will enhance the efficiency of its Ariane 6 to satisfy the calls for of their... Read more »

Proposed NTSB commercial space regulation criticized by industry and FAA

WASHINGTON — A proposal by the Nationwide Transportation Security Board (NTSB) that might give the company a larger function in investigating failures of economic launches is going through sturdy opposition from each... Read more »

New launch vehicles face schedule pressure

PARIS — Executives of two launch firms insisted their automobiles will probably be prepared for his or her inaugural flights in 2022 whereas a 3rd acknowledged their new automobile’s first flight will... Read more »

Federal court rules against Blue Origin in HLS lawsuit

Up to date 12:45 p.m. Jap with NASA assertion. WASHINGTON — The Courtroom of Federal Claims has dominated towards Blue Origin in its swimsuit concerning the company’s choice of SpaceX for a... Read more »

FAA reviewing Blue Origin safety allegations

WASHINGTON — The Federal Aviation Administration says it’s reviewing allegations about questions of safety at Blue Origin raised in an explosive essay by a gaggle of present and former staff. In an... Read more »

Court filing outlines Blue Origin’s case against NASA SpaceX lunar lander award

WASHINGTON — Blue Origin is looking for to overturn NASA’s award of a lunar lander contract to SpaceX by arguing that SpaceX’s proposal failed to satisfy necessities for opinions that made it... Read more »

NASA selects five companies for lunar lander studies

Up to date 7 a.m. Jap Sept. 15 with Northrop Grumman remark. DALLAS — NASA will present $146 million to 5 firms, representing the three groups that beforehand competed to develop the... Read more »

After meeting with ULA and Blue Origin, Air Force secretary cautiously optimistic about Vulcan

Kendall: “I needed to get an replace from them on the place they’re, the place they see issues”  COLORADO SPRINGS — Air Drive Secretary Frank Kendall on Aug. 24 met with the... Read more »

Blue Origin to perform first New Shepard launch under updated license

SANTA FE, N.M. — Blue Origin will conduct its subsequent New Shepard suborbital mission Aug. 25 with a set of analysis payloads, however not folks, on board on the car’s first flight... Read more »

Blue Origin sues NASA over Human Landing System contract

WASHINGTON — Blue Origin has filed swimsuit in opposition to NASA in federal courtroom, arguing that the company didn’t correctly consider its proposal for the company’s Human Touchdown System program, a procurement... Read more »