NASA Breaking News

NASA Awards Contracts for Architect-Engineer Services

Fri, 05 Jun 2020 17:24 EDT

NASA has selected BRPH Architects Engineers Inc. of Melbourne, Florida, Affiliated Engineers SE, Inc. of Newberry, Florida, and Nelson Engineering Co. of Merritt Island, Florida, to provide architect-engineer services for the design and other professional services necessary to rehabilitate, modernize and develop new or existing mechanical systems f

NASA Awards Northrop Grumman Artemis Contract for Gateway Crew Cabin

Fri, 05 Jun 2020 12:43 EDT

NASA has finalized the contract for the initial crew module of the agency’s Gateway lunar orbiting outpost.

NASA Awards Marshall Operations, Systems, Services and Integration Contract

Thu, 04 Jun 2020 15:20 EDT

NASA has awarded the Marshall Operations, Systems, Services and Integration (MOSSI) contract to SGT LLC of Greenbelt, Maryland.

NASA Announces Challenge Seeking Innovative Ideas to Advance Missions

Wed, 03 Jun 2020 16:21 EDT

NASA has opened a pilot Entrepreneurs Challenge to invite fresh ideas and new participants in supporting development of new instruments and technologies to advance the agency’s science exploration goals.

NASA Invites Media to Launch of Mars 2020 Perseverance Rover

Wed, 03 Jun 2020 13:44 EDT

Media accreditation is open for the launch of NASA’s Mars 2020 Perseverance rover, designed to better understand the geology of Mars and seek signs of ancient life on the Red Planet.

NASA Assigns Astronaut Kate Rubins to Expedition 63/64 Space Station Crew

Wed, 03 Jun 2020 10:00 EDT

NASA has assigned astronaut Kate Rubins to a six-month mission to the International Space Station as a flight engineer and member of the Expedition 63/64 crew.

NASA Administrator, Sen. Cruz, Rep. Babin to Discuss Crew Dragon Test Flight at Briefing in Houston

Sat, 30 May 2020 18:23 EDT

NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine, and Sen. Ted Cruz and Rep. Brian Babin of Texas will hold a news conference at 1 p.m. CDT Sunday, May 31, at Space Center Houston, the official visitor center of NASA’s Johnson Space Center in Houston, to discuss the successful docking of the SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft carrying NASA astronauts Robert

NASA Astronauts Launch from America in Historic Test Flight of SpaceX Crew Dragon

Sat, 30 May 2020 15:38 EDT

For the first time in history, NASA astronauts have launched from American soil in a commercially built and operated American crew spacecraft on its way to the International Space Station.

Next NASA Advisory Council Meeting Postponed

Fri, 29 May 2020 18:25 EDT

The NASA Advisory Council (NAC) virtual public meeting originally scheduled for Tuesday, June 2, has been postponed until further notice.

Eight US Manufacturers Selected to Make NASA COVID-19 Ventilator

Fri, 29 May 2020 14:21 EDT

After receiving more than 100 applications, NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) in Southern California has selected eight U.S. manufacturers to make a new ventilator tailored for coronavirus (COVID-19) patients.