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NASA studying issues with Orion hatch design

A NASA safety panel says the agency is studying issues with the design of the side hatch of the Orion spacecraft that could affect its ability to be opened in an off-nominal situation. The post NASA studying issues with Orion hatch design appeared first on SpaceNews.

NASA studying issues with Orion hatch design2024-03-03T13:08:27-07:00

Lockheed Martin offers to acquire Terran Orbital

Lockheed Martin has proposed acquiring smallsat manufacturer Terran Orbital, which it already owns a stake in and does business with, for more than $500 million. The post Lockheed Martin offers to acquire Terran Orbital appeared first on SpaceNews.

Lockheed Martin offers to acquire Terran Orbital2024-03-02T13:09:03-07:00

NASA cancels OSAM-1 satellite servicing technology mission

NASA has canceled a multibillion-dollar project to demonstrate satellite servicing technologies that had suffered extensive delays and cost overruns. The post NASA cancels OSAM-1 satellite servicing technology mission appeared first on SpaceNews.

NASA cancels OSAM-1 satellite servicing technology mission2024-03-02T13:09:04-07:00

Webinar – Beyond Earth: Blueprint for SMB Innovation

Date: March 14th, 2024Time: 1 PM ET Join us on Thursday, March 14, 2024 as SpaceNews host Matt Adelhorn discusses Dassault Systèmes Blueprint for SMB Innovation with Jason Roberson and […] The post Webinar – Beyond Earth: Blueprint for SMB Innovation appeared first on SpaceNews.

Webinar – Beyond Earth: Blueprint for SMB Innovation2024-03-01T13:11:49-07:00

MSR problems illustrative of challenges for NASA flagship missions, audit concludes

As decision loom about its funding and architecture, a NASA review about the Mars Sample Return (MSR) program concluded its problems illustrate ongoing challenges the agency has managing large missions. The post MSR problems illustrative of challenges for NASA flagship missions, audit concludes appeared first on SpaceNews.

MSR problems illustrative of challenges for NASA flagship missions, audit concludes2024-03-01T13:11:51-07:00

Constellation primetime is MDA’s time to prime

MDA CEO Mike Greenley speaks to SpaceNews about the satellite-manufacturing transformation underway at Canada's space hardware specialist. The post Constellation primetime is MDA’s time to prime appeared first on SpaceNews.

Constellation primetime is MDA’s time to prime2024-02-29T13:08:54-07:00

China launches first high orbit internet satellite

China launched the first of a new "high orbit" internet satellite series Thursday, apparently to provide internet services to China and surrounding areas. The post China launches first high orbit internet satellite appeared first on SpaceNews.

China launches first high orbit internet satellite2024-02-29T13:08:59-07:00