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ESA formally approved a convention with the European Commission that will give ESA the management authority over Europe’s Copernicus series of environment-monitoring satellites.
Obama has nominated Dava Newman, an MIT professor with experience in both space technology and policy, to become the next deputy administrator of NASA.
Airbus Defense and Space on Oct. 16 signed a $1.7 billion contract to build six polar-orbiting meteorological satellites for European governments, a deal in which guaranteeing strict work-share...
A $52 million physics experiment NASA plans to send to the international space station in 2016 is scheduled for a critical design review.
India’s Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle lifted off at 1:32 a.m. local time from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota carrying the 1,425 kilogram-IRNSS-1C satellite.
Comtech Telecommunications Corp. is positioning itself to return to the winner’s circle with the U.S. Army’s next-generation satellite-based friendly forces tracking system.
Sierra Nevada Corp. filed suit in federal court Oct. 15, seeking to overturn a NASA decision to lift a stop-work order on commercial crew contracts it awarded to two other companies.
NASA’s SMAP satellite on Oct. 15 arrived at Vandenberg Air Force Base, California.
There are more science experiments headed to the international space station than NASA astronauts have time to conduct.
Boeing has handed over the seventh in the GPS 2F series satellite to the U.S. Air Force.