NASA Selects Mission to Study Solar Wind Boundary of Outer Solar System

NASA Selects Mission to Study Solar Wind Boundary of Outer Solar System

This illustration shows the Interstellar Mapping and Acceleration Probe observing signals from the interaction of the solar wind
This illustration shows the Interstellar Mapping and Acceleration Probe observing signals from the interaction of the solar wind with the winds of other stars.
Credits: NASA

NASA has selected a science mission planned for launch in 2024 that will sample, analyze, and map particles streaming to Earth from the edges of interstellar space.

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Media Invited to See Latest NASA Drone Traffic Management Technologies

 

A Phantom 3 multi-copter is flown during a Technology Capability Level mission at Reno-Stead Airport in Reno, Nevada.

Credits: NASA/Dominic Hart

NASA invites media to learn the latest about its national campaign to test and refine its Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Traffic Management (UTM) technologies at 10 a.m. PDT Wednesday, June 6, at the agency’s Ames Research Center in Silicon Valley, California.

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NASA Selects US Companies to Advance Space Resource Collection

NASA Selects US Companies to Advance Space Resource Collection

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NASA has selected 10 companies to conduct studies and advance technologies to collect, process and use space-based resources for missions to the Moon and Mars. NASA placed a special emphasis on encouraging the responders to find new applications for existing, terrestrial capabilities that could result in future space exploration capabilities at lower costs.

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Cologne Bonn’s capital gains with easyJet

Cologne Bonn Airport has today celebrated the arrival of easyJet’s inaugural flight to Germany’s capital city. Taking the number of operations from the North Rhine-Westphalia gateway to Berlin Tegel up to at least 15 daily services, the low-cost carrier (LCC) immediately becomes the 10th largest carrier – in terms of seats – at Cologne Bonn this summer.

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Littoral Combat Ship 11 (Sioux City) Completes Acceptance Trials

U. S. Navy to commission ship later this year

LCS 11 (Sioux City) completed Acceptance Trials in Lake Michigan.

MARINETTE, Wis., May 31, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) 11, the future USS SIOUX CITY, completed Acceptance Trials in the waters of Lake Michigan. LCS 11 is the sixth Freedom-variant LCS designed and built by the Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT)-led industry team, and is slated for delivery to the U.S. Navy later this summer.

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