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 revises requirements for ISS private astronaut missions

WASHINGTON — NASA is altering guidelines for future non-public astronaut missions to the Worldwide Area Station, together with requiring such missions to be led by a former NASA astronaut. In an Aug.... Read more »

NASA, companies reject concerns over commercial space station development schedules

WASHINGTON — Each NASA and the businesses chosen by the company to start growth of business area stations say they don’t share considerations raised by watchdogs that such stations will not be... Read more »

Roscosmos head revises comments about quitting ISS after 2024

WASHINGTON — The brand new head of Russia’s area company backed away from feedback suggesting Russia would withdraw from the Worldwide Area Station as quickly as 2024 however expressed doubts Russia can... Read more »

House appropriator discusses space priorities

WASHINGTON — A key Home member outlined his priorities for NASA and civil area actions that he says are essential to compete in a brand new “area race” with China. Talking on... Read more »

ESA scaling back design of X-ray astronomy mission

WASHINGTON — Confronted inside growing prices, the European House Company is on the lookout for methods to revise the design of a big X-ray area telescope, an effort that might have implications... Read more »

Masten Space Systems files for bankruptcy

Up to date 2:25 p.m. Japanese with NASA assertion. WASHINGTON — Masten House Methods, an organization growing a lunar lander for a NASA mission, filed for Chapter 11 chapter July 28 with... Read more »

Congress passes NASA authorization bill

WASHINGTON — Congress has handed the primary NASA authorization invoice in additional than 5 years, formally extending operations of the Worldwide House Station and backing NASA’s Artemis exploration effort. The Home handed... Read more »

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 »