Space https://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/7365/more en Startup Firefly Aerospace Eyes Aerojet’s AR1 Engine https://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/startup-firefly-aerospace-eyes-aerojet-s-ar1-engine <div class="node-body article-body">Despite losing out to Blue Origin to provide engines for ULA’s Vulcan rocket, Aerojet sees a future for the AR1.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/startup-firefly-aerospace-eyes-aerojet-s-ar1-engine" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/startup-firefly-aerospace-eyes-aerojet-s-ar1-engine#comments Commercializing Space Aviation Week & Space Technology Space Space AWST North America Mon, 18 Nov 2019 09:00:00 +0000 1969893 at https://aviationweek.com Aerojet From Summits to Spaceflight: Dubai Airshow Grows https://aviationweek.com/dubai-air-show/summits-spaceflight-dubai-airshow-grows <div class="node-body article-body">Michele van Akelijen, chief executive officer of Dubai Airshow organizers Tarsus F&E, is spoilt for choice when asked what she is most looking forward to. But it's space that seems to have captured her imagination - and that of the United Arab Emirates as a whole. </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/dubai-air-show/summits-spaceflight-dubai-airshow-grows" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/dubai-air-show/summits-spaceflight-dubai-airshow-grows#comments Dubai Air Show Space Dubai Air Show News Sat, 16 Nov 2019 07:05:00 +0000 1969944 at https://aviationweek.com Michele van Akelijen with Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, ruler of Dubai and Prime Minister of the UAE, at the Airshow in 2017 Space Races to Dubai Air Show https://aviationweek.com/dubai-air-show/space-races-dubai-air-show <div class="node-body article-body">The addition of the Space Pavilion at Dubai Air Show 2019 comes as the UAE increases its focus on space and prepares for a Mission to Mars.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/dubai-air-show/space-races-dubai-air-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/dubai-air-show/space-races-dubai-air-show#comments Dubai Air Show Space Dubai Air Show News Sat, 16 Nov 2019 07:05:00 +0000 1969949 at https://aviationweek.com <p>At the Dubai Air Show 2017, Col. Al Worden, USAF-Ret., command module pilot of Apollo 15, met with aspiring UAE astronaut Alia Al Mansoori (left) whose &ldquo;Genes in Space&rdquo; award-winning experiment flew on the ISS earlier that year,&nbsp;and UAE Space Agency Chief Innovation Officer Sheikha Al Maskari (right).</p> Voyager 2 Goes Interstellar https://aviationweek.com/space/voyager-2-goes-interstellar <div class="field-deck"> NASA’s 42-year-old planetary probe joins its twin beyond the heliopause </div> <div class="node-body article-body">NASA’s intrepid, 42-year-old planetary probe joins its twin beyond the heliopause.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/space/voyager-2-goes-interstellar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/space/voyager-2-goes-interstellar#comments Launch Pad Space Exploration Aviation Week & Space Technology Space Launchpad AWST Global Fri, 15 Nov 2019 09:00:00 +0000 1969838 at https://aviationweek.com NASA/JPL-Caltech Aerospace & Defense Roundup: Nov, 14 https://aviationweek.com/defense/aerospace-defense-roundup-nov-14 <div class="node-body gallery-body">U.S. Army pursuing hydrogen propulsion refueling options, first BVLOS drone flights, NASA’s human exploration plans facing familiar challenges and more. A roundup of aerospace, space and defense news. </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/defense/aerospace-defense-roundup-nov-14" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/defense/aerospace-defense-roundup-nov-14#comments Defense Space Fri, 15 Nov 2019 08:28:00 +0000 1969849 at https://aviationweek.com Podcast: Challenges for Southwest, SpaceX and C4ISR https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/podcast-challenges-southwest-spacex-and-c4isr <div class="node-body video-body">It’s been a busy week in aviation and aerospace as Southwest Airlines rethinks the future of its Boeing 737 fleet, SpaceX launches dozens of satellites, and L-3’s co-founder makes a C4ISR play.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/podcast-challenges-southwest-spacex-and-c4isr" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/podcast-challenges-southwest-spacex-and-c4isr#comments Podcast Commercial Aviation Space Thu, 14 Nov 2019 13:00:00 +0000 1969747 at https://aviationweek.com Aerospace & Defense Roundup: Nov, 13 https://aviationweek.com/defense/aerospace-defense-roundup-nov-13 <div class="node-body gallery-body">The M-346 mystery customer, challenging spacewalk repairs, electronic attack role for NATO commitment, VSR700 makes its first tethered hop and more. A roundup of aerospace, space and defense news. </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/defense/aerospace-defense-roundup-nov-13" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/defense/aerospace-defense-roundup-nov-13#comments Defense Space Thu, 14 Nov 2019 09:22:00 +0000 1969780 at https://aviationweek.com WAAS Evolves In Its Utility To U.S. Airspace System https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/waas-evolves-its-utility-us-airspace-system <div class="node-body article-body">The FAA’s GPS augmentation system supports NextGen precision navigation procedures and ADS-B.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/waas-evolves-its-utility-us-airspace-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/waas-evolves-its-utility-us-airspace-system#comments Connected Aerospace Connected Aerospace Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation Space Avionics AWST Global North America Thu, 14 Nov 2019 09:00:00 +0000 1969748 at https://aviationweek.com SES Aerospace & Defense Roundup: Nov, 12 https://aviationweek.com/defense/aerospace-defense-roundup-nov-12 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Hypersonic missile defense secures PESCO funding, quantum communications, Indonesia upgrading corvettes with Air-Defense missiles, B-21 raider export and more. A roundup of aerospace, space and defense news. </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/defense/aerospace-defense-roundup-nov-12" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/defense/aerospace-defense-roundup-nov-12#comments Defense Space Wed, 13 Nov 2019 11:17:00 +0000 1969715 at https://aviationweek.com Tests Pave Way For Restart Of U.S. Human Orbital Spaceflight https://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/tests-pave-way-restart-us-human-orbital-spaceflight <div class="node-body article-body">Despite cultural and funding differences, SpaceX and Boeing are neck-in-neck in development of commercial space taxis for NASA.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/tests-pave-way-restart-us-human-orbital-spaceflight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/tests-pave-way-restart-us-human-orbital-spaceflight#comments Commercializing Space Aviation Week & Space Technology Space Space AWST North America Wed, 13 Nov 2019 09:00:00 +0000 1969693 at https://aviationweek.com NASA JSC/Boeing