Space http://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/7365/more en SpaceX Scales Back Workforce 10% http://aviationweek.com/space/spacex-scales-back-workforce-10 <div class="node-body article-body">With Falcon 9 finished, SpaceX looks to broadband satellite and Mars ship development with a leaner workforce.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/space/spacex-scales-back-workforce-10" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/space/spacex-scales-back-workforce-10#comments Launch Pad Aviation Week & Space Technology Space AWST-Space03 The Launch Pad AWST Global Thu, 17 Jan 2019 09:00:00 +0000 1908471 at http://aviationweek.com SpaceX Trump Administration To Champion Space Sensors For Missile Defense http://aviationweek.com/defense/trump-administration-champion-space-sensors-missile-defense <div class="node-body article-body">The first U.S. missile defense review in nine years will present the Space Sensor Layer as a necessary upgrade for U.S. forces to confront a growing array of hypersonic boost-glide and cruise missiles.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/trump-administration-champion-space-sensors-missile-defense" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/trump-administration-champion-space-sensors-missile-defense#comments Defense Space AW.com Defense Top Stories Space Top Stories Top Story - Home North America Thu, 17 Jan 2019 02:30:00 +0000 1908601 at http://aviationweek.com MDA Placement of Iridium Next Satellites Promises New Aviation Services http://aviationweek.com/connected-aerospace/placement-iridium-next-satellites-promises-new-aviation-services <div class="node-body article-body">The Iridium constellation will provide global tracking and communications capabilities not previously available to commercial aviation.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/connected-aerospace/placement-iridium-next-satellites-promises-new-aviation-services" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/connected-aerospace/placement-iridium-next-satellites-promises-new-aviation-services#comments Connected Aerospace Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation Space AWST-Space03 Connected Aerospace AWST Europe Wed, 16 Jan 2019 09:00:00 +0000 1907931 at http://aviationweek.com SpaceX Arianespace Needs Both Commercial And Institutional Orders http://aviationweek.com/space/arianespace-needs-both-commercial-and-institutional-orders <div class="node-body article-body">2019 to be moment of truth for Arianespace as demand evolves and European institutions are hoped to sign contracts.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/space/arianespace-needs-both-commercial-and-institutional-orders" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/space/arianespace-needs-both-commercial-and-institutional-orders#comments Aviation Week & Space Technology Space AWST-Space03 Space AWST Europe Wed, 16 Jan 2019 09:00:00 +0000 1907901 at http://aviationweek.com Arianespace SpaceX To Cut 10% Of Workforce http://aviationweek.com/space/spacex-cut-10-workforce <div class="node-body article-body">“To continue delivering for our customers and to succeed in developing interplanetary spacecraft and a global space-based internet, SpaceX must become a leaner company," the company says.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/space/spacex-cut-10-workforce" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/space/spacex-cut-10-workforce#comments Space Business Space Top Stories Top Story - Home AWIN North America Sat, 12 Jan 2019 00:47:00 +0000 1907081 at http://aviationweek.com SpaceX Podcast: Looking Into The Future At SciTech http://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/podcast-looking-future-scitech <div class="node-body video-body">From transonic truss-braced wing designs to learning lessons from Apollo, Graham Warwick and Guy Norris report from this year’s AIAA SciTech conference in San Diego, California.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/podcast-looking-future-scitech" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/podcast-looking-future-scitech#comments Future of Aerospace Podcast Commercial Aviation Space Fri, 11 Jan 2019 13:00:00 +0000 1906821 at http://aviationweek.com Improved Engine Took Chang’e 4 Down To The Moon http://aviationweek.com/space/improved-engine-took-chang-e-4-down-moon <div class="node-body article-body">Greater demands on engine performance have ranked high among the challenges for China’s Chang’e 4 lunar mission.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/space/improved-engine-took-chang-e-4-down-moon" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/space/improved-engine-took-chang-e-4-down-moon#comments Space Exploration Aviation Week & Space Technology Space AW.com Space Asia Pacific Fri, 11 Jan 2019 09:00:00 +0000 1906341 at http://aviationweek.com China National Space Agency SpaceX Ups Ante With First Human Spaceflight in 2019 http://aviationweek.com/space/spacex-ups-ante-first-human-spaceflight-2019 <div class="node-body article-body">After closing out 2018 with a company record 21 launches, SpaceX aims to keep the pace, begin flying astronauts and test a prototype Mars spaceship</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/space/spacex-ups-ante-first-human-spaceflight-2019" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/space/spacex-ups-ante-first-human-spaceflight-2019#comments Commercializing Space Aviation Week & Space Technology Space Space AWST Global Fri, 11 Jan 2019 09:00:00 +0000 1906321 at http://aviationweek.com SpaceX Orbcomm Investigating Cause of Satellite Breakup http://aviationweek.com/space/orbcomm-investigating-cause-satellite-breakup <div class="node-body article-body">Thirty-four new pieces of debris were recently added to the growing junk heap in Earth orbit. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/space/orbcomm-investigating-cause-satellite-breakup" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/space/orbcomm-investigating-cause-satellite-breakup#comments Launch Pad Aviation Week & Space Technology Space The Launchpad AWST Global Fri, 11 Jan 2019 09:00:00 +0000 1905801 at http://aviationweek.com ESA/ID&Sense/ONiRiXEL Opinion: Aerospace Needs To Make New Friends with Deep Pockets http://aviationweek.com/space/opinion-aerospace-needs-make-new-friends-deep-pockets <div class="node-body article-body">A new year’s prediction: 2019 will see “big money” finally buy in on aerospace—or decide to leave it for another generation. The chances are 50-50.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/space/opinion-aerospace-needs-make-new-friends-deep-pockets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/space/opinion-aerospace-needs-make-new-friends-deep-pockets#comments Going Concerns Aviation Week & Space Technology Space AW.com Going Concerns Global Thu, 10 Jan 2019 09:00:00 +0000 1905431 at http://aviationweek.com U.S. Commerce Department