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NASA to Announce Additional Commercial Moon Delivery Providers

Fri, 11/15/2019 - 16:26
NASA will host a media teleconference at 4:30 p.m. EST Monday, Nov. 18, to announce additional American companies joining the competitive pool for delivery services to the surface of the Moon through the agency’s Commercial Lunar Payload Services (CLPS) project.

Vice President Pence to Visit NASA’s Ames Research Center, Discuss Lunar Exploration

Tue, 11/12/2019 - 18:11
Vice President Mike Pence, along with NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine, will visit NASA's Ames Research Center in California’s Silicon Valley Thursday, Nov. 14, to discuss the role the center will play in the agency’s plans to return astronauts to the Moon.

Media Invited to Artemis Day, Unveiling of Moon Mission Rocket Stage

Tue, 11/12/2019 - 14:11
Media and social media influencers are invited to NASA’s Michoud Assembly Facility in New Orleans Monday, Dec. 9, for Artemis Day: Michoud/Stennis.

NASA TV Coverage Set for Complex Spacewalks, Briefings

Thu, 11/07/2019 - 13:13
Two astronauts will venture outside the International Space Station for a series of complex spacewalks this month and next to repair the Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer (AMS), a cosmic ray detector.

Boeing’s Starliner Completes Pad Abort Test for Commercial Crew

Mon, 11/04/2019 - 11:28
Boeing’s CST-100 Starliner spacecraft completed a critical safety milestone on Monday in an end-to-end test of its abort system.

NASA Science, Cargo Heads to Space Station on Northrop Grumman Mission

Sat, 11/02/2019 - 14:39
On the 19th anniversary of the arrival of the first crew to live aboard the International Space Station, a Northrop Grumman Cygnus resupply spacecraft is on its way to the orbiting outpost with almost 8,200 pounds of science investigations and cargo after launching at 9:59 a.m. EDT Saturday from NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia.

NASA TV to Air Boeing Starliner Pad Abort Test

Fri, 11/01/2019 - 13:21
NASA and Boeing will broadcast live coverage of the CST-100 Starliner Pad Abort Test on Monday, Nov. 4, from Launch Complex 32 at White Sands Missile Range in New Mexico.

NASA Awards Contract for Software Licenses, Renewals, Support

Thu, 10/31/2019 - 16:51
NASA has awarded ThunderCat Technology LLC of Reston, Virginia, to provide ServiceNow products, renewals and support services for purchase when needed with a Solutions for Enterprise-Wide Procurements (SEWP) Catalog.

NASA Selects Minority-Serving Institutions to Advance Aerospace Manufacturing

Wed, 10/30/2019 - 17:02
The Minority University Research and Education Project (MUREP) of NASA’s Office of STEM Engagement is partnering with the agency’s Aeronautics Research Mission Directorate to provide students at minority-serving institutions the education and experience needed to help address manufacturing needs in the U.S. aerospace sector.

NASA Assigns Chris Cassidy to Next Space Station Crew, Holds Media Briefing

Wed, 10/30/2019 - 16:59
NASA astronaut Chris Cassidy will return to the International Space Station next April.

NASA Deputy Administrator, Astronaut Candidate to Visit University of North Carolina

Tue, 10/29/2019 - 16:55
NASA Deputy Administrator Jim Morhard and astronaut candidate Zena Cardman will visit the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC-Chapel Hill) Wednesday to Thursday, Nov. 6-7, to discuss the agency’s Artemis program.

NASA Administrator, Astronaut Candidate to Visit University of North Carolina

Tue, 10/29/2019 - 16:55
NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine and astronaut candidate Zena Cardman will visit the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC-Chapel Hill) Wednesday to Thursday, Nov. 6-7, to discuss the agency’s Artemis program.

NASA TV to Air Departure of Japanese Cargo Spacecraft from Space Station

Mon, 10/28/2019 - 14:34
NASA will broadcast the departure of a Japanese cargo spacecraft from the International Space Station beginning at 1 p.m. EDT Friday, Nov. 1, on NASA Television and the agency’s website.

NASA Television Coverage Set for Cygnus Resupply Mission to International Space Station

Fri, 10/25/2019 - 17:25
NASA commercial cargo provider Northrop Grumman is scheduled to launch its next resupply mission to the International Space Station at 9:59 a.m. EDT Saturday, Nov. 2. NASA’s prelaunch coverage will air live on NASA Television and the agency’s website beginning Friday, Nov. 1.

Maine Students to Speak with NASA Astronaut Aboard Space Station

Fri, 10/25/2019 - 12:47
Students from Maine will have an opportunity next week to talk live with a NASA astronaut aboard the International Space Station.

NASA Administrator Presents Medal to John Culberson

Fri, 10/25/2019 - 12:25
NASA is honoring John Culberson, former U.S. representative from Texas, with an agency Distinguished Public Service Medal. NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine presented the award to Culberson during a presentation Friday at the 70th International Astronautical Conference in Washington.

NASA Invites Media to Boeing Orbital Flight Test Launch for Commercial Crew

Thu, 10/24/2019 - 14:34
Media accreditation is open for Boeing’s uncrewed Orbital Flight Test (OFT) to the International Space Station, as part of NASA’s Commercial Crew Program.

NASA Invites Media to Next SpaceX Space Station Cargo Launch

Tue, 10/22/2019 - 19:37
Media accreditation is open for the launch of the next SpaceX delivery of science investigations, supplies, and equipment to the International Space Station.

NASA Administrator Invites Public to Update on Agency’s Return to Moon

Tue, 10/22/2019 - 14:17
The public is invited to join NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine at 9:40 a.m. EDT Friday, Oct. 25, for an update on the agency’s Artemis program and the critical role international partnerships have in returning astronauts to the Moon and going on to Mars.

Maryland, Washington Students to Speak with NASA Astronaut Aboard Space Station

Tue, 10/22/2019 - 13:29
Students from Maryland and Washington, D.C., will have an opportunity this week to talk with a NASA astronaut currently living and working aboard the International Space Station.

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