Space Industry Analysis

Jul 26, 2021
A nonprofit organization is uniting industry and academia to protect on-orbit assets.
Jul 23, 2021
Unity-22 and New Shepard-16 open a new chapter in human spaceflight.
Jul 23, 2021
Pioneering aviator was evaluated for spaceflight in the 1960s.
Jul 21, 2021
The role of the "S" in the acronym of the Army’s Space and Missile Defense Command is evolving as Space Force expands.
Jul 15, 2021
Flight test paves a path toward commercial passenger service.
Jul 15, 2021
U.S. Navy can use KC-46 tankers; Space nuclear-propulsion concepts chosen; Germany’s space command; and India’s 10th P-8.
Jul 30, 2021
A software glitch caused the newly arrived Russian Nauka module to inadvertently fire its thrusters after docking with the International Space Station July 29 and change the orbital outpost’s orientation.
Jul 30, 2021
NASA did not violate any procurement regulations in awarding a $2.9 billion, solo contract to SpaceX to demonstrate a human lunar lander, the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) said on July 30.
Jul 30, 2021
The European Space Agency has awarded a €118.8 million ($143 million) contract to launcher manufacturer Avio for the development of the Vega E upgraded light rocket.
Jul 29, 2021
NASA and Roscosmos are investigating the inadvertent thruster firings of the newly arrived Nauka Multipurpose Laboratory Module, which temporarily moved the International Space Station station out of orientation.
Jul 29, 2021
The UK’s aviation regulator and its air accident investigation organization have had their purview extended into orbit after legislation for space launch was given final approval.
Jul 29, 2021
With the successful launch of an experimental cubesat for the U.S. Space Force, Rocket Lab returned its Electron small satellite launcher into commercial service on July 29, with about six more missions on its manifest for the year.
Jul 28, 2021
Rocket Lab intends to return its Electron small satellite launcher into commercial service as early as July 29 following an accident two months ago.
Jul 28, 2021
German satellite launch startup Isar Aerospace has secured $75 million from investors which include Porsche, the majority owner of the Volkswagen automobile company.