Draft Senate appropriations bill matches overall NASA request for fiscal year 2023

WASHINGTON — A draft Senate appropriations invoice launched July 28 would fund NASA on the identical total stage the company requested, however with changes to some science, know-how and exploration packages. Sen.... Read more »

Boeing takes another Starliner charge against its earnings

WASHINGTON — Boeing stated July 27 it would take one other cost towards its earnings due to the CST-100 Starliner business crew program as the corporate and NASA get nearer to a... Read more »

Crew Dragon mission delayed after booster damaged in transport

WASHINGTON — NASA is delaying the subsequent industrial crew mission to the Worldwide Area Station by almost a month after the Falcon 9 booster that may launch it was broken throughout transport... Read more »

Atlas 5 launches Starliner on second uncrewed test flight

Up to date 10 p.m. Japanese with feedback from postlaunch briefing. KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Fla. — Boeing’s CST-100 Starliner spacecraft is on its technique to the Worldwide Area Station on a crucial,... Read more »

NASA and Boeing set for second Starliner test flight

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Fla. — Boeing’s CST-100 Starliner spacecraft is able to try one other uncrewed take a look at flight to the Worldwide Area Station, with each the corporate and the... Read more »

NASA, Boeing ready for second Starliner test flight

WASHINGTON — NASA and Boeing say they’re assured they’ve resolved a valve problem that delayed a take a look at flight of the corporate’s CST-100 Starliner business crew automobile final yr and... Read more »

NASA to award SpaceX three more commercial crew flights

WASHINGTON — NASA introduced Dec. 3 its intent to buy three extra industrial crew missions from SpaceX as a hedge towards additional delays within the certification of Boeing’s CST-100 Starliner. NASA issued... Read more »

Crew Dragon moves to new docking port at ISS

WASHINGTON — A SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft moved from one docking port to a different on the Worldwide House Station April 5, marking the beginning of a busy month spacecraft arrivals and... Read more »

NASA certifies SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft ahead of Crew-1 launch

WASHINGTON — NASA formally licensed SpaceX’s Crew Dragon spacecraft for transporting astronauts to and from the Worldwide House Station, clearing the way in which for a Nov. 14 launch. Company officers accomplished... Read more »

NASA safety panel has lingering doubts about Boeing Starliner quality control

WASHINGTON — Members of a NASA security panel expressed continued concern about high quality points with Boeing’s business crew spacecraft whereas cautiously supporting SpaceX’s plans to fly reused spacecraft on future crewed... Read more »