NASA Breaking News

NASA Awards Facilities Engineering Design, Inspection Services Contract

Fri, 24 Jun 2022 15:55 EDT

NASA has awarded the Facilities Engineering Design and Inspection Services (FEDIS) II contract to Vanguard Pacific LLC of Foley, Alabama, to provide architect and engineering design services at the agency’s Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Alabama.

NASA Announces Launch Delay for Psyche Asteroid Mission

Fri, 24 Jun 2022 13:41 EDT

NASA announced Friday that the Psyche asteroid mission – the agency’s first mission designed to study a metal-rich asteroid – will not make its planned 2022 launch attempt.

NASA to Discuss Psyche Asteroid Mission

Fri, 24 Jun 2022 08:16 EDT

NASA will host a media teleconference at 2 p.m. EDT Friday to provide an update on the agency’s mission to study the Psyche asteroid. Audio of the briefing will livestream on the agency’s website.

NASA Sets Live Launch Coverage for CAPSTONE Mission to Moon

Thu, 23 Jun 2022 15:40 EDT

NASA will air live launch coverage of the agency’s Cislunar Autonomous Positioning System Technology Operations and Navigation Experiment (CAPSTONE), the first spacecraft to fly a specific unique lunar orbit ahead of future missions with crew.

NASA to Discuss Status of Artemis I Moon Mission

Thu, 23 Jun 2022 12:47 EDT

NASA will hold a media teleconference at 11 a.m. EDT Friday, June 24, to discuss next steps for the Artemis I mission with the Space Launch System (SLS) rocket and Orion spacecraft at the agency’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida.

NASA Administrator Announces Next NAC Meeting, New Members

Wed, 22 Jun 2022 16:39 EDT

NASA Administrator Bill Nelson announced Wednesday the NASA Advisory Council (NAC) will convene its next meeting on August 9-10. Nelson also appointed new members to the NAC, who will provide leadership counsel and advice on agency programs and priorities.

NASA Awards Contracts for Mission Enabling Services

Wed, 22 Jun 2022 15:56 EDT

NASA has awarded the Mission Enabling Services Contract (MESC), which consists of five individual contracts, to four companies to support highly specialized mission-enabling spaceflight and aircraft management services within the Flight Operations Directorate at the agency’s Johnson Space Center in Houston.

La NASA presenta a sus nuevos directores de vuelo

Wed, 22 Jun 2022 12:53 EDT

La NASA ha seleccionado a siete nuevos miembros para su cuadro de directores de vuelo, para supervisar las operaciones de las misiones de la Estación Espacial Internacional, de la tripulación comercial y del programa Artemis.

NASA Introduces 2022 Class of Flight Directors

Wed, 22 Jun 2022 12:14 EDT

NASA has selected seven new additions to the team of flight directors to oversee operations of the International Space Station, commercial crew, and Artemis missions to the Moon.

NASA Announces Artemis Concept Awards for Nuclear Power on Moon

Tue, 21 Jun 2022 10:39 EDT

NASA and the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) are working together to advance space nuclear technologies.