Space http://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/7365/more en New Horizons Anomaly Identified; Science Resumes on Tuesday http://aviationweek.com/space/new-horizons-anomaly-identified-science-resumes-tuesday <div class="node-body article-body">Timing flaw put temporary shutdown on New Horizon's data collection mission at Pluto. Science operations will resume July 7.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/space/new-horizons-anomaly-identified-science-resumes-tuesday" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/space/new-horizons-anomaly-identified-science-resumes-tuesday#comments AWIN ONLY Space AW.com North America Top Story - Home Space Top Stories Mon, 06 Jul 2015 02:01:00 +0000 1329571 at http://aviationweek.com NASA New Horizons Team Trying To Restore Science Ops After Anomaly http://aviationweek.com/space/new-horizons-team-trying-restore-science-ops-after-anomaly <div class="node-body article-body">Spacecraft controllers and engineers are pushing to restore science operations on New Horizons, after an on-board anomaly took the probe offline and out of communications on July 4.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/space/new-horizons-team-trying-restore-science-ops-after-anomaly" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/space/new-horizons-team-trying-restore-science-ops-after-anomaly#comments AWIN ONLY Space AW.com North America Top Story - Home Space Top Stories Sun, 05 Jul 2015 12:26:00 +0000 1329561 at http://aviationweek.com NASA/APL/SwRI Russia's International Space Station Resupply Chain Restored with Progress Docking http://aviationweek.com/blog/russias-international-space-station-resupply-chain-restored-progress-docking <div class="node-body blog-body">"...feels like Chrismas in July," say space station cosmonauts. "The presents are here." </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/onspace">On Space</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/russias-international-space-station-resupply-chain-restored-progress-docking" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/russias-international-space-station-resupply-chain-restored-progress-docking#comments Space On Space Sun, 05 Jul 2015 07:24:00 +0000 1329551 at http://aviationweek.com Photo Gallery: The Week In Aerospace And Defense http://aviationweek.com/galleries/photo-gallery-week-aerospace-and-defense-2 <div class="node-body gallery-body">A roundup of this week's top stories you may have missed in aerospace and defense.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/galleries/photo-gallery-week-aerospace-and-defense-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/galleries/photo-gallery-week-aerospace-and-defense-2#comments Galleries Commercial Aviation Defense Space AW.com Fri, 03 Jul 2015 07:55:00 +0000 1329511 at http://aviationweek.com Russian Progress Resupply Mission Lifts Off Successfully To International Space Station http://aviationweek.com/blog/russian-progress-resupply-mission-lifts-successfully-international-space-station <div class="node-body blog-body">"Everything went by the book," noted Rob Navias, a NASA public affairs officer who monitored Friday's Progress 60 launching from the agency's Mission Control Center in Houston. "A flawless ride to orbit." </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/onspace">On Space</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/russian-progress-resupply-mission-lifts-successfully-international-space-station" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/russian-progress-resupply-mission-lifts-successfully-international-space-station#comments Space On Space Fri, 03 Jul 2015 05:03:00 +0000 1329501 at http://aviationweek.com Congress Ends Future Ex-Im Bank Assistance, For Now http://aviationweek.com/defense/congress-ends-future-ex-im-bank-assistance-now <div class="field-deck"> Export credit assistance now hinges on congressional action </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Lapse in Ex-Im bank assistance could hurt Boeing in the long term, and the general aviation community sooner; Former NASA chief provides another perspective on SpaceX’s commercial viability. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/congress-ends-future-ex-im-bank-assistance-now" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/congress-ends-future-ex-im-bank-assistance-now#comments Washington Outlook Commercial Aviation Defense Space AWST Washington Outlook Global Thu, 02 Jul 2015 22:39:00 +0000 1328861 at http://aviationweek.com Pluto System Deemed Safe For Highest-Value Trajectory http://aviationweek.com/space/pluto-system-deemed-safe-highest-value-trajectory <div class="node-body article-body">The same instrument that has been scanning ahead for collision danger to the fast-moving probe is also revealing new details about Pluto’s surface, including a row of mysterious dark spots along the equator.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/space/pluto-system-deemed-safe-highest-value-trajectory" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/space/pluto-system-deemed-safe-highest-value-trajectory#comments Space Programs North America Top Story - Home Space Top Stories Thu, 02 Jul 2015 14:38:00 +0000 1329001 at http://aviationweek.com NASA/APL/SWRI Podcast: Flyby At Pluto Approaching Fast http://aviationweek.com/space/podcast-flyby-pluto-approaching-fast <div class="node-body video-body">What will happen when New Horizons hurtles past the icy dwarf planet and its five moons on July 14?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/space/podcast-flyby-pluto-approaching-fast" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/space/podcast-flyby-pluto-approaching-fast#comments Podcast Space Thu, 02 Jul 2015 08:30:00 +0000 1328981 at http://aviationweek.com Satellite Operators Hope to Sustain Three Viable Launch Options http://aviationweek.com/space/satellite-operators-hope-sustain-three-viable-launch-options <div class="field-deck"> Falcon 9 failure highlights weaknesses in commercial launch market </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With Proton and Falcon 9 sidelined and Ariane 5 booked into 2017, commercial fleet operators question how much longer the status quo can continue.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/space/satellite-operators-hope-sustain-three-viable-launch-options" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/space/satellite-operators-hope-sustain-three-viable-launch-options#comments Space AWST Space Europe North America Thu, 02 Jul 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1328701 at http://aviationweek.com Arianespace Scaled Composites Continues Rutan’s Innovation Culture http://aviationweek.com/technology/scaled-composites-continues-rutan-s-innovation-culture <div class="node-body article-body">When massive Stratolaunch program begins to wind down, Scaled Composites promises a return to the Rutan days of smaller, fast-paced projects that result in flight testing of aviation breakthroughs. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/technology/scaled-composites-continues-rutan-s-innovation-culture" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/technology/scaled-composites-continues-rutan-s-innovation-culture#comments Space Technology AWST Innovation North America Thu, 02 Jul 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1328191 at http://aviationweek.com Scaled Composites