Space http://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/7365/more en Boeing Begins Buildup Of Phantom Express Spaceplane http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/boeing-begins-buildup-phantom-express-spaceplane <div class="node-body article-body">Composite cryogenic propellent tank buildup marks the start of prepping Boeing’s Phantom Express spaceplane for DARPA’s XSP reusable launch vehicle program. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/boeing-begins-buildup-phantom-express-spaceplane" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/boeing-begins-buildup-phantom-express-spaceplane#comments Commercializing Space Aviation Week & Space Technology Space AWST-Space46 Space AWST North America Wed, 14 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 1881691 at http://aviationweek.com Boeing/DARPA Winners Announced for Aviation Week's Annual Laureate Awards http://aviationweek.com/laureates <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><strong><em>Aviation Week &amp; Space Technology</em></strong> announces the winners for the Aviation Week Network&rsquo;s 62nd Annual Laureate Awards, honoring extraordinary achievements in the global aerospace arena.&nbsp;</p> <p>The winners of the <a href="https://laureates.aviationweek.com/en/home.html">2019 Laureate Awards</a> will be honored on March 14, 2019 at the National Building Museum in Washington, DC.&nbsp; At that time a Grand Laureate in each of the four categories will be named from among the winners.&nbsp;</p></div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/laureates" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Aviation Commercial Aviation Defense Space Wed, 14 Nov 2018 05:00:00 +0000 1880931 at http://aviationweek.com The Week in Technology, Nov. 12-19, 2018 http://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/week-technology-nov-12-19-2018 <div class="node-body article-body">Multi-engine hybrid electric; Transcend picks VerdeGo hybrid; Plummet-proof blimp; Capillary ice protection.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/week-technology-nov-12-19-2018" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/week-technology-nov-12-19-2018#comments Future of Aerospace Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation Space AWST-Technology46 Technology AWST Global Mon, 12 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 1879961 at http://aviationweek.com Egan Airships Bishop and Bartolomeo Prepare For ISS Debuts http://aviationweek.com/space/bishop-and-bartolomeo-prepare-iss-debuts <div class="node-body article-body">A commercial airlock module and an external payload platform will be added to the International Space Station. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/space/bishop-and-bartolomeo-prepare-iss-debuts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/space/bishop-and-bartolomeo-prepare-iss-debuts#comments Aviation Week & Space Technology Space AW.com Space North America Fri, 09 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 1879611 at http://aviationweek.com Nanoracks Calt Unveils Concept For Deep-Space Manned Launcher http://aviationweek.com/space/calt-unveils-concept-deep-space-manned-launcher <div class="node-body article-body">A launcher concept displayed at Airshow China has 21 YF-100 engines for liftoff. Meanwhile, another rocket is being developed from Long March 6.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/space/calt-unveils-concept-deep-space-manned-launcher" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/space/calt-unveils-concept-deep-space-manned-launcher#comments Aviation Week & Space Technology Space Zhuhai Airshow Asia Pacific AWST Fri, 09 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 1879371 at http://aviationweek.com Bradley Perrett/AW&ST NASA Certifies SpaceX Falcon 9 For Highest-Priority Missions http://aviationweek.com/space/nasa-certifies-spacex-falcon-9-highest-priority-missions <div class="node-body article-body">NASA now considers the SpaceX Falcon 9 to be a Category 3 launch vehicle, suitable for flying its most expensive and critical spacecraft. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/space/nasa-certifies-spacex-falcon-9-highest-priority-missions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/space/nasa-certifies-spacex-falcon-9-highest-priority-missions#comments Space Programs Space Top Stories AWIN North America Thu, 08 Nov 2018 22:31:00 +0000 1879591 at http://aviationweek.com Falcon 9: SpaceX Pioneering Kepler Telescope’s Nine-Year Run Comes To An End http://aviationweek.com/space/pioneering-kepler-telescope-s-nine-year-run-comes-end <div class="node-body article-body">Initial survey shows planets beyond the Solar System are more plentiful than stars.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/space/pioneering-kepler-telescope-s-nine-year-run-comes-end" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/space/pioneering-kepler-telescope-s-nine-year-run-comes-end#comments Launch Pad Space Exploration Aviation Week & Space Technology Space AW.com The Launchpad North America Thu, 08 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 1879001 at http://aviationweek.com NASA/JPL-Caltech DARPA Shortlists Sites For Rapid Launch Challenge http://aviationweek.com/space/darpa-shortlists-sites-rapid-launch-challenge <div class="node-body article-body">Competitors will be required to conduct two separate launches to low Earth orbit within weeks of each other from two different sites. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/space/darpa-shortlists-sites-rapid-launch-challenge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/space/darpa-shortlists-sites-rapid-launch-challenge#comments Space Programs Space Top Stories AWIN North America Wed, 07 Nov 2018 15:28:00 +0000 1878771 at http://aviationweek.com Cape Canaveral: NASA JAXA Pilots Japan’s Future in Aviation http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/jaxa-pilots-japan-s-future-aviation <div class="node-body article-body">Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency looks to balance supporting the country’s aerospace industry with enabling new applications for aviation.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/jaxa-pilots-japan-s-future-aviation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/jaxa-pilots-japan-s-future-aviation#comments Future of Aerospace Vertical Flight Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation Space Japanese Aerospace Asia Pacific AWST Wed, 07 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 1878661 at http://aviationweek.com JAXA Concepts NASA And Partners Eye International Operability Standards For Space http://aviationweek.com/space/nasa-and-partners-eye-international-operability-standards-space <div class="node-body article-body">Baseline standards for avionics, communications, life-support, power, robotics, rendezvous operations and thermal systems expected this year.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/space/nasa-and-partners-eye-international-operability-standards-space" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/space/nasa-and-partners-eye-international-operability-standards-space#comments Aviation Week & Space Technology Space Space AWST Global Mon, 05 Nov 2018 09:05:00 +0000 1877441 at http://aviationweek.com NASA