02.02.12 - One of NASA's industry partners, United Launch Alliance (ULA), completed two milestones that could lead toward the certification of its Atlas V launch vehicle for human spaceflight.
02.01.12 - One of NASA's industry partners, SpaceX, test fired its SuperDraco engine prototype for the collaborative mission of advancing commercial space transportation capabilities.
01.30.12 - Designing an escape system for the next generation of rockets is a fresh challenge for NASA engineers.
01.20.12 - One of NASA's industry partners, ATK, met its third milestone toward advancing commercial space transportation capabilities.
12.29.11 - In 2011, NASA began developing a rocket for deep space exploration, helped foster commercial spaceflight, utilized a newly complete space station and more.
12.21.11 - NASA's Commercial Crew Program will move ahead using Space Act Agreements (SAAs) instead of contracts to advance commercial space transportation designs.
12.02.11 - Seven aerospace companies are moving forward with space transportation system designs under the Commercial Crew Program's Commercial Crew Development Round 2 (CCDev2) activities.
10.27.11 - Plans to launch small satellites into orbit from the wings of a supersonic jet are put to the test.
10.31.11 - In an innovative agreement that will create new jobs, NASA today announced a partnership with Space Florida to occupy, use and modify facilities at Kennedy Space Center.
10.26.11 - Agreement part of the Commercial Crew Development Round 2 activities.
08.25.11 - The cargo module for Orbital's Cygnus spacecraft, which will carry supplies to the station, arrived at NASA's Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia Aug. 23.
01.25.13 - NASA has a robust program of exploration, technology development and scientific research that will last for years to come.
06.23.11 - Sierra Nevada Space Systems officials traveled to Hampton, Va., to honor the engineers who created and tested the muse for their Dream Chaser crew vehicle concept -- the HL-20.
04.20.11 - Four commercial companies will continue development of commercial rockets and spacecraft capable of safely flying astronauts into orbit and to the ISS.
03.22.11 - NASA ushered in a new era of exploration at Wallops with a ceremony opening the new Horizontal Integration Facility.
03.19.11 - NASA's Stennis Space Center is testing Aerojet’s AJ26 engines for commercial cargo flights to the International Space Station.
01.28.11 - You see a lot of smiles around the E-1 Test Stand at John C. Stennis Space Center these days.
12.17.10 - How long is a minute? It is longer than you think when it is filled with fire, steam and noise -- lots of noise.
12.09.10 - SpaceX launched its Falcon 9 rocket and a Dragon capsule on a landmark mission to low Earth orbit and back.
11.10.10 - A successful test firing was conducted of the liquid-fuel AJ26 engine that will power the first stage of the Taurus II space launch vehicle.