space

Charles Bolden: Alan Lindenmoyer a ‘Pivotal’ Figure in NASA’s Commercial Space Program

The efforts of NASA official Alan Lindenmoyer paved the way for the agency to collaborate with industry to develop space transportation systems, the Washington Post reported Thursday. Lindenmoyer ...
CubeSat

NASA Issues $5M Challenge for Small-Satellite Space Exploration Capabilities

NASA has launched its Cube Quest Challenge comprised of three sub-competitions designed to examine new space exploration technologies and capabilities for small satellites for a total ...
deep_space

Goddard Preps Cloud/Aerosol Transport System Tool for Launch to ISS

NASA‘s Goddard Space Flight Center is preparing ahead of the Jan. 6 launch of the Clouds and Aerosol Transport System aboard the SpaceX CRS-5 mission to the International Space ...
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NASA Demos Aircraft Route Spacing Software on Boeing Plane; Jaiwon Shin Comments

NASA has tested a computer software for determining the proper space between on-flight aircraft aboard a Boeing 787 test airplane. The Airborne Spacing for Terminal Arrival Routes software ...
SpaceCube

NASA Offers Tech Licensing to Commercialize Space Data Processors

NASA has released a notice of license availability on SpaceCube 2.0 technologies in an effort to help the private sector commercialize government-owned inventions on space-based ...
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Mark Geyer, Mike Hawes: Orion’s Flight Test Data Critical for Future Space Travel

An unmanned Orion spacecraft completed its maiden test flight Friday, a 4.5-hour excursion intended to provide data for NASA and Lockheed Martin engineers to assess the capsule’s ...
Orion-launch

NASA Launches Orion on 1st Test Flight

An unmanned version of NASA‘s Orion spacecraft launched after 7 a.m. Eastern time Friday from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida to carry out a test flight to determine ...
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NASA Eyes UAS Airspace Integration Technologies; Laurie Grindle Comments

NASA is set to wrap up the process of developing and testing various unmanned aerial technologies for airspace integration in 2016, FedScoop reported Monday. Jake Williams writes the ...
AirportRunway

NASA’s Jaiwon Shin: US, South Korea Form Aviation Tech Partnership

NASA has inked an agreement with the Korea Agency for Infrastructure Technology Advancement for cooperation on future projects to develop technologies for air traffic management in ...
drone

NASA-Backed University Team Builds ‘Bio-Drone’ Through Science Contest

NASA has supported a team of students from Brown University, Spelman College and Stanford University in their project to build an unmanned aerial vehicle using biomaterials, The Atlantic ...