Raspberry Pi-powered cybersecurity for future missions, tested on Space Station

ESA / One of the cheapest experiments ever flown in orbit has finished operating after 22 months on the International Space Station. Running on a Raspberry Pi Zero costing just a few Euros, ESA’s CryptIC payload was exploring cryptography techniques running on off-the-shelf hardware, to ensure cybersecurity for future low-cost space missions. Satellites might be Read More

Watch SpaceX and NASA Launch Cargo and Supplies to the Space Station

We Are Go For Launch! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IKmfXw2IRLQ The SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket carrying the Dragon cargo spacecraft has rolled out to the launch pad at our Kennedy Space Center in Florida and is counting down to a Saturday lift off at 11:39 a.m. EST. This will be the first flight of the upgraded cargo version of Read More

NASA TV Coverage Set for Next Space Station Resupply Mission with SpaceX

NASA commercial cargo provider SpaceX is targeting 11:39 a.m. EST Saturday, Dec. 5, for the launch of its 21st commercial resupply services (CRS-21) mission to the International Space Station from Launch Complex 39A at the agency’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida. CRS-21 will deliver science investigations, supplies, and equipment for NASA and is the first Read More

United Launch Alliance Successfully Launches NROL-101 Mission in Support of National Security

A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket carrying the NROL-101 mission for the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) lifted off on Nov. 13 at 5:32 p.m. EST from Space Launch Complex-41 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. “Thank you to our mission partners, the NRO and the United States Space Force for their continued confidence Read More

NASA Astronauts Safely Splash Down after First Commercial Crew Flight to Space Station

SpaceX’s Crew Dragon, carrying NASA astronauts Robert Behnken and Douglas Hurley, splashes down in the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of Pensacola, Florida at 2:48 p.m. EDT Aug. 2, 2020, where the spacecraft is recovered by SpaceX and brought aboard the recovery ship 'Go Navigator.' photos credits: NASA Television Two NASA astronauts splashed down Read More

SES GS Luxembourg, Artel and Leidos provide mission-critical connectivity for Palmer Station, Antarctica

National Science Foundation research station receives satellite and telecommunications data link to ensure continuation of scientific mission SES Government Solutions (SES GS) and Artel have teamed with Leidos to deliver vital connectivity solution SES Government Solutions (SES GS) and Artel have teamed with Leidos to deliver vital connectivity solutions to Palmer Station, Antarctica, operated by Read More

Lamborghini in Space: carbon fiber materials research on the International Space Station

On November 2, a Northrop Grumman Antares rocket launched from Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia to the International Space Station (ISS), carrying with it a series of sample composite materials produced by Automobili Lamborghini. The Northrop Grumman Antares rocket, with Cygnus resupply spacecraft onboard, launches from Pad-0A of NASA's Wallops Flight Facility, Saturday, November 2, Read More

ULA Atlas V SBIRS GEO Flight 4 Mission Set to Launch

[caption id="attachment_1419" align="alignnone" width="600"] Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Fla., Jan. 19, 2018- A ULA Atlas V rocket carrying the SBIRS GEO Flight 4 mission for the U.S. Air Force stands poised for launch. Photo courtesy of ULA.[/caption] The ULA Atlas V launch carrying the Space Based Infrared System (SBIRS) GEO Flight 4 mission for Read More