NASA, Government of Japan Formalize Gateway Partnership for Artemis Program
Illustration of Gateway in lunar orbit with contributions from international partners.
NASA and the Government of Japan have finalized an agreement for the lunar Gateway, an orbiting outpost that commercial and international partners will build together. This agreement strengthens the broad effort by the United States to engage international partners in sustainable lunar exploration as part of the Artemis program and to demonstrate the technologies needed for human missions to Mars. Continue reading
Climate researchers from NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) will release their annual assessment of global temperatures and discuss the major climate trends of 2020 during a media teleconference at 1 p.m. EST Thursday, Jan. 14. Continue reading
NASA Highlights Astrophysics Missions at ‘Super Bowl of Astronomy’
Experts from across NASA will discuss topics ranging from black holes to exploding stars to planets beyond our solar system at the 237th meeting of the American Astronomical Society (AAS). The weeklong virtual event begins Monday, Jan. 11.
- Challenger 350 aircraft boasts an unparalleled cabin, a smooth ride and the lowest direct operating costs in its category
- Latitude 33 Aviation to offer its newest Challenger 350 business jet for charter out of San Diego
MONTREAL, Jan. 11, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Bombardier and Latitude 33 Aviation are pleased to announce the recent delivery of a brand-new Challenger 350 business jet, which will be available for charter out of the U.S. West Coast. Continue reading
An artist’s concept shows the International Space Station with new arrays in place. (Boeing photo)
Augmented power supply to enhance station’s health and enable more research
HOUSTON, Jan. 11, 2021 – Boeing [NYSE: BA] will support the International Space Station’s (ISS) growing research capabilities and commercial opportunities with new solar arrays to increase the orbiting laboratory’s power supply. The modification to Boeing’s ISS sustainment contract with NASA calls for Boeing to deliver six additional solar arrays to NASA for installation beginning in 2021. Continue reading
Toulouse / McLean, Va, 08 January 2021 – Airbus has signed a contract with Intelsat to build two OneSat satellites operating in multiple frequency bands for Intelsat’s next-generation software-defined network. The contract was signed on 31 December 2020.
NASA, NSF Sign Agreement to Advance Space, Earth, Biological, Physical Sciences
NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine, right, and NSF Director Sethuraman Panchanathan pose for a photograph during a ceremony marking the signing of a memorandum of understanding affirming the agencies’ intent to continue their longstanding partnership in mutually beneficial research activities and education related to science and engineering.
NASA and the U.S. National Science Foundation (NSF) have signed a memorandum of understanding affirming the agencies’ intent to continue their longstanding partnership in mutually beneficial research activities advancing space, Earth, biological, and physical sciences to further U.S. national space policy and promote the progress of science. Continue reading