Commercializing Space http://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/7976/more en SpaceX Loses Out On U.S. Air Force Next-Gen Launcher Development http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/spacex-loses-out-us-air-force-next-gen-launcher-development <div class="node-body article-body">Awards tallying nearly $2.3 billion go to ULA, Northrop Grumman and Blue Origin.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/spacex-loses-out-us-air-force-next-gen-launcher-development" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/spacex-loses-out-us-air-force-next-gen-launcher-development#comments Commercializing Space Aviation Week & Space Technology Space Space AWST North America Fri, 12 Oct 2018 08:00:00 +0000 1863911 at http://aviationweek.com Blue Origin Concept Lockheed, Arizona State Eye New Space Science Mission Business Model http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/lockheed-arizona-state-eye-new-space-science-mission-business-model <div class="node-body article-body">Visiting near-Earth objects with multiple smallsats is to serve as a pilot run for a shared mission. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/lockheed-arizona-state-eye-new-space-science-mission-business-model" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/lockheed-arizona-state-eye-new-space-science-mission-business-model#comments Commercializing Space Aviation Week & Space Technology Program Management Corner Space Space AWST North America Mon, 08 Oct 2018 08:00:00 +0000 1861151 at http://aviationweek.com NASA LeoLabs Sharpens Its Eye On LEO Debris http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/leolabs-sharpens-its-eye-leo-debris <div class="node-body article-body">To be located in New Zealand, orbit-debris-mapping startup LeoLab’s latest ground radar will track objects down to 2 cm in size.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/leolabs-sharpens-its-eye-leo-debris" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/leolabs-sharpens-its-eye-leo-debris#comments Commercializing Space Aviation Week & Space Technology Space Space Space Top Stories Top Story - Home AWST Global Sat, 29 Sep 2018 23:00:00 +0000 1857661 at http://aviationweek.com LeoLabs Blue Origin Edges Out Aerojet for ULA Engine Contract http://aviationweek.com/space/blue-origin-edges-out-aerojet-ula-engine-contract <div class="node-body article-body">The four-year competition to supply U.S. engine for new Vulcan rocket ends with Jeff Bezos-backed BE-4 toppling traditional supplier.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/space/blue-origin-edges-out-aerojet-ula-engine-contract" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/space/blue-origin-edges-out-aerojet-ula-engine-contract#comments Commercializing Space Aviation Week & Space Technology Space AW.com Space North America Thu, 27 Sep 2018 20:00:00 +0000 1856771 at http://aviationweek.com New Mission For ISS: Go Commercial http://aviationweek.com/space/new-mission-iss-go-commercial <div class="node-body article-body">As the International Space Station marks 20 years in low Earth orbit, NASA faces new imperative to expand its commercial realm. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/space/new-mission-iss-go-commercial" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/space/new-mission-iss-go-commercial#comments Commercializing Space Aviation Week & Space Technology Space International Space Station AWST North America Fri, 21 Sep 2018 08:00:00 +0000 1853401 at http://aviationweek.com NASA Japanese Entrepreneur Books SpaceX BFR To Fly To Moon With Artists http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/japanese-entrepreneur-books-spacex-bfr-fly-moon-artists-0 <div class="node-body article-body">An early customer for BFR puts a meaningful dent in estimated $5 billion development cost of BFR, says Musk.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/japanese-entrepreneur-books-spacex-bfr-fly-moon-artists-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/japanese-entrepreneur-books-spacex-bfr-fly-moon-artists-0#comments Commercializing Space Launch Pad Aviation Week & Space Technology The Launchpad AWST North America Fri, 21 Sep 2018 08:00:00 +0000 1853271 at http://aviationweek.com SpaceX Satellite Industry Compelled To Reinvent Itself http://aviationweek.com/world-satellite-business-week/satellite-industry-compelled-reinvent-itself <div class="node-body article-body">With the communications satellite market still in flux, launch service providers are counting on aggregators and manufacturers to broaden their product ranges. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/world-satellite-business-week/satellite-industry-compelled-reinvent-itself" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/world-satellite-business-week/satellite-industry-compelled-reinvent-itself#comments Commercializing Space World Satellite Business Week Aviation Week & Space Technology Space Space AWST Global Tue, 18 Sep 2018 08:10:00 +0000 1851241 at http://aviationweek.com Spaceflight Industries Ariane 6 On Track For 2020 Debut Following Key Design Review http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/ariane-6-track-2020-debut-following-key-design-review <div class="node-body article-body">Having already felt the bite of U.S. competition, Arianespace counting on new rocket to keep it in the commercial space launch game</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/ariane-6-track-2020-debut-following-key-design-review" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/ariane-6-track-2020-debut-following-key-design-review#comments Commercializing Space Aviation Week & Space Technology Space Space AWST Global Fri, 07 Sep 2018 08:00:00 +0000 1847251 at http://aviationweek.com ESA/CNES ULA: Recovering Engines A Better Option Than Flyback Booster http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/ula-recovering-engines-better-option-flyback-booster <div class="node-body article-body">Rather than landing back on Earth, ULA Vulcan rockets will parachute just its engines for refurbishment and reflight.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/ula-recovering-engines-better-option-flyback-booster" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/ula-recovering-engines-better-option-flyback-booster#comments Commercializing Space Aviation Week & Space Technology Space Space AWST North America Fri, 07 Sep 2018 08:00:00 +0000 1847201 at http://aviationweek.com SpaceX United Launch Alliance Ramping Up For Vulcan Rocket Production http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/united-launch-alliance-ramping-vulcan-rocket-production <div class="node-body article-body">Borrowing best practices, technologies from heritage Atlas and Delta programs, ULA pivots to compete in new space environment. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/united-launch-alliance-ramping-vulcan-rocket-production" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/united-launch-alliance-ramping-vulcan-rocket-production#comments Commercializing Space Aviation Week & Space Technology Space Space AWST North America Thu, 06 Sep 2018 08:00:00 +0000 1846611 at http://aviationweek.com ULA