Commercializing Space http://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/7976/more en What Flying New Shepard To Space Will Be Like http://aviationweek.com/space/what-flying-new-shepard-space-will-be <div class="field-deck"> Customers are in for wild ride to space with Blue Origin </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With the biggest windows ever flown into space, Jeff Bezos’s Blue Origin space tourism vehicle will provide an unprecedented view.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/space/what-flying-new-shepard-space-will-be" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/space/what-flying-new-shepard-space-will-be#comments Commercializing Space In Orbit Aviation Week & Space Technology Space AW.com In Orbit Middle East North America Wed, 12 Apr 2017 08:20:00 +0000 1609521 at http://aviationweek.com Frank Morring, Jr./AW&ST Upheaval In Space Access Beginning Now http://aviationweek.com/space/upheaval-space-access-beginning-now <div class="node-body article-body">Industry is seeing a dramatic shift in launch hardware as the spacefaring nations of the world prepare new rockets for peaceful and not-so-peaceful access to orbit and beyond.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/space/upheaval-space-access-beginning-now" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/space/upheaval-space-access-beginning-now#comments Commercializing Space Aviation Week & Space Technology Space Space AWST North America Tue, 11 Apr 2017 08:15:00 +0000 1608811 at http://aviationweek.com United Launch Alliance In Pictures: SpaceX Falcon 9 Relaunch http://aviationweek.com/space/pictures-spacex-falcon-9-relaunch <div class="node-body gallery-body">Thursday’s mission marked the first time SpaceX has reused a recovered launcher. “It’s an amazing day, I think, for space as a whole, for the space industry,” said Elon Musk.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/space/pictures-spacex-falcon-9-relaunch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/space/pictures-spacex-falcon-9-relaunch#comments Commercializing Space Space Fri, 31 Mar 2017 07:41:00 +0000 1603771 at http://aviationweek.com SpaceX Reflies Falcon 9 First Stage For Paying Customer http://aviationweek.com/space/spacex-reflies-falcon-9-first-stage-paying-customer <div class="node-body article-body">Elon Musk achieved a major step toward his goal of lowering the cost of space launch March 30 with the successful relaunch and recovery of a “used” Falcon 9 first stage on a commercial orbital mission.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/space/spacex-reflies-falcon-9-first-stage-paying-customer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/space/spacex-reflies-falcon-9-first-stage-paying-customer#comments Commercializing Space Propulsion Space AW.com Space Top Stories Top Story - Home Fri, 31 Mar 2017 07:08:00 +0000 1603761 at http://aviationweek.com SpaceX Robotic Satellite Refuel-Repair-Upgrades Will Boost Space Resilience http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/robotic-satellite-refuel-repair-upgrades-will-boost-space-resilience <div class="field-deck"> Robotic on-orbit servicing expected to drive satellite design to modularity </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Space is the only domain where platforms cannot be routinely serviced, repaired and upgraded to keep them operating and up to date with technology advances. Two planned demos, one by NASA and one by DARPA, could change that.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/robotic-satellite-refuel-repair-upgrades-will-boost-space-resilience" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/robotic-satellite-refuel-repair-upgrades-will-boost-space-resilience#comments Commercializing Space Aviation Week & Space Technology Space Resilient Space AWST North America Thu, 30 Mar 2017 08:20:00 +0000 1602861 at http://aviationweek.com Space Systems Loral Satellite Manufacturers See Pause In Purchasing http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/satellite-manufacturers-see-pause-purchasing <div class="node-body article-body">Rapid evolution of technology and a drop in data prices cause satellite operators to spend time pondering next moves</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/satellite-manufacturers-see-pause-purchasing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/satellite-manufacturers-see-pause-purchasing#comments Commercializing Space Connected Aerospace Aviation Week & Space Technology Space Space AWST Global Wed, 15 Mar 2017 08:25:00 +0000 1595271 at http://aviationweek.com Boeing Opinion: Keep Government And Commercial Space Operators Together http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/opinion-keep-government-and-commercial-space-operators-together <div class="field-byline"> Rebecca Cowen-Hirsch </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A pilot program that has increased space awareness for the U.S. military and satellite operators should become a permanent part of the military’s Joint Space Operations Center.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/opinion-keep-government-and-commercial-space-operators-together" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/opinion-keep-government-and-commercial-space-operators-together#comments Commercializing Space Editorial Aviation Week & Space Technology Space Viewpoint AWST illustration North America Fri, 10 Mar 2017 09:00:00 +0000 1593681 at http://aviationweek.com Boeing Podcast: Satellite 2017 — The Wild West in Space http://aviationweek.com/space/podcast-satellite-2017-wild-west-space <div class="node-body video-body">Blue Origin’s New Glenn is one among many launch companies that will lend a hand to companies eager to send spacecraft into orbit in a market where technological change can be faster than the pace of production. Listen in as our editors discuss the key takeaways from this week's Satellite 2017 conference in Washington, D.C.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/space/podcast-satellite-2017-wild-west-space" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/space/podcast-satellite-2017-wild-west-space#comments Commercializing Space Podcast Space Fri, 10 Mar 2017 09:00:00 +0000 1593811 at http://aviationweek.com Executives Say Stability Key To Commercial Space http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/executives-say-stability-key-commercial-space <div class="node-body article-body">NASA, other stakeholders still pursuing ideas for commercial enterprises in space, which have so far proven elusive.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/executives-say-stability-key-commercial-space" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/executives-say-stability-key-commercial-space#comments Commercializing Space In Orbit Aviation Week & Space Technology In Orbit AWST Global Wed, 08 Mar 2017 09:00:00 +0000 1591881 at http://aviationweek.com White House Photo Bezos Goes For ‘Operational Reusability’ With New Glenn http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/bezos-goes-operational-reusability-new-glenn <div class="node-body article-body">Amazon founder and Blue Origin owner says the concept for reusable launch vehicles will grow the launch industry to a “new equilibrium.”</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/bezos-goes-operational-reusability-new-glenn" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/bezos-goes-operational-reusability-new-glenn#comments Commercializing Space Aviation Week & Space Technology Space Space AWST North America Wed, 08 Mar 2017 09:00:00 +0000 1592311 at http://aviationweek.com Blue Origin