Space https://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/7365/more en What Is Pentagon’s Space Development Agency? https://aviationweek.com/space/what-pentagon-s-space-development-agency <div class="node-body article-body">New organization will unify and integrate the development of space capabilities across the U.S. military.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/space/what-pentagon-s-space-development-agency" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/space/what-pentagon-s-space-development-agency#comments Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense Space Space AWST North America Fri, 22 Mar 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1938871 at https://aviationweek.com Two Australian Spaceports Nearing Construction https://aviationweek.com/space/two-australian-spaceports-nearing-construction <div class="node-body article-body">Building an equatorial launch base in northern Australia should begin in April. A base for launches to polar orbits is in planning.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/space/two-australian-spaceports-nearing-construction" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/space/two-australian-spaceports-nearing-construction#comments Aviation Week & Space Technology Space Space Asia Pacific AWST Fri, 22 Mar 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1938811 at https://aviationweek.com Colin Throm/AW&ST Entrepreneur Paul Allen Receives Aviation Week Lifetime Achievement Award https://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/entrepreneur-paul-allen-receives-aviation-week-lifetime-achievement-award <div class="node-body video-body">With a lifelong passion for aviation, Paul Allen was the first of the technology barons to spend part of his fortune backing technology to enable less costly and more frequent access to space.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/entrepreneur-paul-allen-receives-aviation-week-lifetime-achievement-award" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/entrepreneur-paul-allen-receives-aviation-week-lifetime-achievement-award#comments Future of Aerospace Video Aviation Week & Space Technology Space Fri, 22 Mar 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1938751 at https://aviationweek.com Aviation Week Celebrates 2019 Laureate Winners and ‘Tomorrow’s Leaders’ https://aviationweek.com/defense/aviation-week-celebrates-2019-laureate-winners-and-tomorrow-s-leaders <div class="field-deck"> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">More than 400 luminaries gathered at the 62nd annual gala to honor the winners and top students pursuing aviation or aerospace careers. </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/defense/aviation-week-celebrates-2019-laureate-winners-and-tomorrow-s-leaders" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/defense/aviation-week-celebrates-2019-laureate-winners-and-tomorrow-s-leaders#comments Future of Aerospace Crossover Narrowbody Jets Aviation Week & Space Technology Business Aviation Commercial Aviation Defense Space Laureates 2019 North America Fri, 22 Mar 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1938571 at https://aviationweek.com Chris Zimmer Russia’s New ISS Lab Detoured En Route To Launchpad https://aviationweek.com/space/russia-s-new-iss-lab-detoured-en-route-launchpad <div class="field-byline"> Anatoly Zak </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Nauka multipurpose module is likely to miss its July 2020 launch date for additional tests.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/space/russia-s-new-iss-lab-detoured-en-route-launchpad" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/space/russia-s-new-iss-lab-detoured-en-route-launchpad#comments Aviation Week & Space Technology Space Space AWST Global Thu, 21 Mar 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1937731 at https://aviationweek.com Roscosmos Why Bridenstine Put the Space Launch System On Notice https://aviationweek.com/program-management-corner/why-bridenstine-put-space-launch-system-notice <div class="node-body article-body">NASA chief fires warning shot, orders study to assess launching Orion lunar flight test on commercial boosters. </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/program-management-corner/why-bridenstine-put-space-launch-system-notice" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/program-management-corner/why-bridenstine-put-space-launch-system-notice#comments Aviation Week & Space Technology Program Management Corner Space U.S. Fiscal 2020 Budget AWST Global Thu, 21 Mar 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1937671 at https://aviationweek.com Aubrey Gemignani/NASA DARPA Wants To Assemble, Demo Nuclear Rocket in Orbit https://aviationweek.com/program-management-corner/darpa-wants-assemble-demo-nuclear-rocket-orbit <div class="node-body article-body">DARPA plans to demonstrate a nuclear thermal propulsion (NTP) system that can be assembled on orbit to expand U.S. operating presence in cislunar space.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/program-management-corner/darpa-wants-assemble-demo-nuclear-rocket-orbit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/program-management-corner/darpa-wants-assemble-demo-nuclear-rocket-orbit#comments Program Management Corner AWIN_Defense AWIN_Space Defense Space 2020_Budget 2020_Budget_Defense 2020_Budget_Space AW.com Defense Top Stories Space Top Stories Technology Top Story - Home North America Wed, 20 Mar 2019 17:42:00 +0000 1937491 at https://aviationweek.com NASA Ultima Thule: A Prehistoric Puzzler https://aviationweek.com/space/ultima-thule-prehistoric-puzzler <div class="node-body article-body">What NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft observed on its flyby of the distant Kuiper Belt Object Ultima Thule—especially the object’s strange shape —has sent scientists back to the drawing board.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/space/ultima-thule-prehistoric-puzzler" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/space/ultima-thule-prehistoric-puzzler#comments Space AW.com Programs Space Top Stories Top Story - Home North America Tue, 19 Mar 2019 14:59:00 +0000 1936781 at https://aviationweek.com Ultima Thule: NASA/JHUAPL/SwRI OneWeb Raises $1.25B For Broadband Satellite Network https://aviationweek.com/space/oneweb-raises-125b-broadband-satellite-network <div class="node-body article-body">With the first launch for a global broadband satellite network behind it, OneWeb has raised another $1.25 billion from investors.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/space/oneweb-raises-125b-broadband-satellite-network" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/space/oneweb-raises-125b-broadband-satellite-network#comments Program Management Corner Space AW.com Business Space Top Stories North America Mon, 18 Mar 2019 17:39:00 +0000 1936331 at https://aviationweek.com <p>Soyuz rocket&nbsp;launches from French Guiana spaceport carrying the first six satellites for OneWeb: Arianespace</p> <p><br /> &nbsp;</p> Boeing Achieves First With 3D-Printed Satellite Antenna https://aviationweek.com/space/boeing-achieves-first-3d-printed-satellite-antenna <div class="node-body article-body">Production of 3D-printed metallic parts ramps up at Boeing as first additively manufactured antenna is set for spaceflight on AMOS 17 satellite.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/space/boeing-achieves-first-3d-printed-satellite-antenna" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/space/boeing-achieves-first-3d-printed-satellite-antenna#comments Aviation Week & Space Technology Space Space AWST North America Mon, 18 Mar 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1935661 at https://aviationweek.com Boeing