Highly respected former Apollo 17 lunar scientist-astronaut and former US Senator Harrison ‘Jack’ Schmitt today took to the Lunar Listserv to articulate his primary concerns [text link] with the Obama White House space policy announced April 15, 2010 at the
Attending: Julie P., Gerald N., Stellan L., Michael W. Call to order: The meeting was called to order by vice President Julie Porter at 2030 Tuesday 15 March 2010
The folks at NewSpaceJournal have posted some write-ups about this year’s Space Access Conference in Phoenix earlier this month: RocketPlane’s Florida Opportunity Chuck Lauer announced that Rocketplane Global had signed a letter of intent with the Jacksonville Aviation Authority (JAA)
The NewSpace 2010 Conference is set for July 23-25 at NASAÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Ames Research Center in Mountain View, California. The Space Frontier FoundationÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s annual conference is an opportunity for NewSpace industry leaders to celebrate the rapid progress made in this field,
The United States Air Force plans to launch its first robotic X-37B space plane Thursday on a mission that is a forerunner of things to come. A second mini-space plane is already under contract and is projected to be launched
The New York Times has an interesting piece on the machinations required to extend the Cassini probe for another 7 year mission at Saturn.