NASA Breaking News

NASA Administrator Available to Speak with Media at Paris Air Show

Fri, 14 Jun 2019 08:35 EDT

NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine will be available to speak with media during the International Paris Air Show on Tuesday, June 18, in Le Bourget, France.

NASA Invites Media to Renaming Ceremony Honoring Hidden Figures

Tue, 11 Jun 2019 12:46 EDT

NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine will be joined at 10 a.m. EDT Wednesday, June 12, by U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas, D.C. Council Chairman Phil Mendelson, and author Margot Lee Shetterly for the renaming of the street in front of NASA Headquarters in Washington – E Street SW – to “Hidden Figures Way.”

NASA Invests in Tech Concepts Aimed at Exploring Lunar Craters, Mining Asteroids

Tue, 11 Jun 2019 12:15 EDT

Robotically surveying lunar craters in record time and mining resources in space could help NASA establish a sustained human presence at the Moon – part of the agency’s broader Moon to Mars exploration approach.

NASA Opens International Space Station to New Commercial Opportunities, Private Astronauts

Fri, 07 Jun 2019 09:08 EDT

NASA is opening the International Space Station for commercial business so U.S. industry innovation and ingenuity can accelerate a thriving commercial economy in low-Earth orbit.

NASA Awards Launch Range Operations Contract for Wallops Flight Facility

Wed, 05 Jun 2019 15:24 EDT

NASA has awarded a contract to KBRwyle Technology Solutions LLC of Columbia, Maryland, to provide launch range operations support at the agency’s Wallops Flight Facility in Wallops Island, Virginia.

NASA Invites Media to 18th SpaceX Cargo Launch to Space Station

Tue, 04 Jun 2019 12:19 EDT

Media accreditation is open for the launch of the next SpaceX delivery of NASA supplies, equipment and science investigations to the International Space Station.

Media Briefing Highlights NASA Tech on Next SpaceX Falcon Heavy Launch

Mon, 03 Jun 2019 10:43 EDT

NASA is sending four technology missions that will help improve future spacecraft design and performance into space on the next SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket launch. Experts will discuss these technologies, and how they complement NASA’s Moon to Mars exploration plans, during a media teleconference Monday, June 10 at 1 p.m. EDT.

NASA to Announce Commercial Opportunities at International Space Station

Fri, 31 May 2019 17:20 EDT

NASA will announce the agency’s plans to open the International Space Station to expanded commercial activities at 10 a.m. EDT Friday, June 7, at Nasdaq in New York City.

NASA Selects First Commercial Moon Landing Services for Artemis Program

Fri, 31 May 2019 11:13 EDT

NASA has selected three commercial Moon landing service providers that will deliver science and technology payloads under Commercial Lunar Payload Services (CLPS) as part of the Artemis program.

NASA to Announce Selection of Science Commercial Moon Landing Services, Hold Media Teleconference

Thu, 30 May 2019 15:01 EDT

NASA will announce the next major step in the Artemis program’s lunar surface exploration plans during a NASA Science Live broadcast at 1 p.m. EDT Friday, May 31.