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SpaceX, Boeing compete to launch astronauts to International Space Station

If SpaceX's in-flight abort test goes well, it could beat out Boeing to be first private company to launch astronauts to International.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJan 14th, 2020

NASA is launching a safety review of SpaceX after Elon Musk smoked weed live on the internet

Joe Rogan Experience/YouTube NASA will launch a safety review of SpaceX and Boeing, who it has contracted to fly astronauts to the International Space Station, The Washington Post rep.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 21st, 2018

Boeing astronaut capsule faces key test on trip to space station

Boeing Co is set to launch its new astronaut capsule on Friday on its first unmanned journey to the International Space Station, a milestone test for the U.S. aerospace firm that is vying with SpaceX to revive NASA's human spaceflight capabilities......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 19th, 2019

SpaceX will launch green slime and a soccer ball into space

The launch will include 5,500 other experiments and supplies for the six astronauts aboard the International Space Station......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 24th, 2019

Boeing pushes its Starliner capsule test launch to August, targets November for crew launch

Those who were excited to see another test launch of a space capsule that will eventually take astronauts to the International Space Station will have to wait a little longer. Chicago-based The Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) announced today that the planned.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 3rd, 2019

SpaceX Launching NASA Astronauts to Space This Year Amidst Safety Concerns

SpaceX is scheduled to launch astronauts to the International Space Station this year but the company's fueling technique is worrying for some......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 6th, 2018

Has SpaceX Aced Boeing in Space Race?

NASA has released a schedule for test flights by Boeing and SpaceX for spacecraft to ferry U.S. astronauts to and from the International Space Station. SpaceX appears to have the jump on Boeing......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstAug 3rd, 2018

NASA names astronauts to crew Boeing Starliner’s first flight tests and missions

NASA announced nine astronauts assigned to crew the first flight tests and missions of the Boeing CST-100 Starliner and SpaceX Crew Dragon. The first crew to take the Starliner to the International Space Station will be the two-person astronaut team.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 3rd, 2018

NASA names first astronauts for SpaceX, Boeing space station missions

NASA has revealed the nine astronauts — seven men and two women — who will fly the first American-made commercial spacecraft to and from the International Space Station. The missions aboard SpaceX’s Crew Dragon and Boeing’s CST-100 Starlin.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 3rd, 2018

SpaceX and Boeing developing new spaceships to fly NASA astronauts

The International Space Station could soon operate without a crew .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 12th, 2018

NASA to review workplace safety culture at SpaceX, Boeing

U.S. space agency NASA said on Tuesday it would review the workplace safety culture at SpaceX and Boeing Co, as the two companies gear up to fly astronauts to the International Space Station......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 20th, 2018

NASA to review workplace culture at SpaceX, Boeing

The U.S. space agency said on Tuesday it would review the workplace culture at SpaceX and Boeing Co , as the two companies gear up to fly astronauts to the International Space Station......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 20th, 2018

NASA to review workplace safety culture at SpaceX, Boeing

U.S. space agency NASA will review the workplace safety culture at SpaceX and Boeing, as the two companies gear up to fly astronauts to the International Space Station. Fred Katayama reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersFeb 21st, 2019

SpaceX is poised to launch astronauts into space this spring. Here"s how SpaceX and Boeing became NASA"s best shot at resurrecting American spaceflight.

John Raoux/AP Photo SpaceX completed an explosive test on Sunday that showed its Crew Dragon capsule can whisk astronauts to safety in the event of.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 25th, 2020

Boeing woes mount as capsule space station docking scrapped

Boeing Co. scrubbed plans for its CST-100 Starliner to rendezvous with the International Space Station on the capsule’s debut flight, raising doubts over whether the company will be able to ferry astronauts to the orbiting laboratory next year......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 21st, 2019

This new NASA app lets you see what it would be like aboard a manned mission on the SpaceX Crew Dragon

Rocket Science: Ride 2 Station, NASA The first manned flight with SpaceX's Crew Dragon capsule, which aims to allow astronauts to travel between Earth and the International Space Station (I.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 24th, 2019

Boeing declares spacecraft abort system test a success, despite the failure of one parachute

Boeing on Monday morning declared successful its test of the emergency abort system for the spacecraft it’s developing to fly astronauts to the International Space Station, even though only two of the........»»

Category: topSource: washpostNov 4th, 2019

Boeing spacecraft astronauts see new frontier for commercial space

A crew of veteran U.S. astronauts and aviators are training in Houston for a manned mission to the International Space Station aboard Boeing's new Starliner spacecraft, which could also be used to take tourists into space on future missions......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 22nd, 2019

Space tourism? The truth about NASA's plan to 'privatize' the International Space Station

NASA plans to permit Boeing and SpaceX to carry tourists to the International Space Station (ISS). Here's the tru.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJul 3rd, 2019

SpaceX delays launch of supply run to International Space Station

A last-minute problem prompted SpaceX to delay.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesMay 3rd, 2019

SpaceX to send supplies, research to space station this week

Hawthorne, California-based rocket company SpaceX is scheduled to launch its Dragon cargo capsule to the International Space Station May 1, but it made a change to its booster's landing location after an incident that damaged its Crew Dragon capsule. .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 30th, 2019