Commercializing Space https://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/7976/more en Jeff Bezos Aims To Sell NASA On Blue Moon Lunar Lander https://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/jeff-bezos-aims-sell-nasa-blue-moon-lunar-lander <div class="node-body article-body">The billionaire's Blue Origin space company wants to sell human-class lunar landing services to NASA. </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/jeff-bezos-aims-sell-nasa-blue-moon-lunar-lander" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/jeff-bezos-aims-sell-nasa-blue-moon-lunar-lander#comments Commercializing Space Aviation Week & Space Technology Space Space AWST North America Thu, 16 May 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1960712 at https://aviationweek.com Blue Origin OneWeb Gears Up To Produce Two Satellites Per Day https://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/oneweb-gears-produce-two-satellites-day <div class="node-body article-body">Florida factory features robots to distribute parts kits and to move spacecraft through work sites and test chambers.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/oneweb-gears-produce-two-satellites-day" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/oneweb-gears-produce-two-satellites-day#comments Commercializing Space Future of Aerospace Aviation Week & Space Technology Space Space AWST image Mon, 13 May 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1960542 at https://aviationweek.com Credit: Michael R. Brown SpaceX Crew Capsule Loss Scrambles Test Flights https://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/spacex-crew-capsule-loss-scrambles-test-flights <div class="node-body article-body">Dragon was about to fire up abort system thrusters when an explosion occurred.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/spacex-crew-capsule-loss-scrambles-test-flights" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/spacex-crew-capsule-loss-scrambles-test-flights#comments Commercializing Space Aviation Week & Space Technology Space Space AWST North America Thu, 02 May 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1959001 at https://aviationweek.com SpaceX SpaceX Faces Ire And Draws Fire Over Satellite Network Changes https://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/spacex-faces-ire-and-draws-fire-over-satellite-network-changes <div class="node-body article-body">SpaceX clears hurdle to launch first batch of satellites, but international operations are in question.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/spacex-faces-ire-and-draws-fire-over-satellite-network-changes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/spacex-faces-ire-and-draws-fire-over-satellite-network-changes#comments Commercializing Space Aviation Week & Space Technology Space Space AWST North America Thu, 02 May 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1959121 at https://aviationweek.com SpaceX Rocket Lab Enters Small Satellite Manufacturing Business https://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/rocket-lab-enters-small-satellite-manufacturing-business <div class="node-body article-body">Company begins production of a small satellite platform based on its rocket’s apogee kick stage.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/rocket-lab-enters-small-satellite-manufacturing-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/rocket-lab-enters-small-satellite-manufacturing-business#comments Commercializing Space Aviation Week & Space Technology Space AWST North America Wed, 24 Apr 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1954981 at https://aviationweek.com Rocket Lab Accident Claims SpaceX Dragon Abort Test Capsule https://aviationweek.com/space/accident-claims-spacex-dragon-abort-test-capsule <div class="node-body article-body">A test of abort thrusters destroyed the capsule that had returned from an unmanned test flight to the International Space Station.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/space/accident-claims-spacex-dragon-abort-test-capsule" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/space/accident-claims-spacex-dragon-abort-test-capsule#comments Commercializing Space Space AW.com Programs Space Top Stories Top Story - Home image North America Mon, 22 Apr 2019 00:38:00 +0000 1954171 at https://aviationweek.com EMRE KELLY FLORIDA TODAY VIA TWITTER SpaceIL’s Lunar Mission Ends In Crash Landing https://aviationweek.com/space/spaceil-s-lunar-mission-ends-crash-landing <div class="node-body article-body">After a near-flawless journey to lunar orbit, Israel’s Beresheet spacecraft reached the Moon’s surface but crashed about 2 min. before its slated touchdown. </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/space/spaceil-s-lunar-mission-ends-crash-landing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/space/spaceil-s-lunar-mission-ends-crash-landing#comments Commercializing Space Space Exploration Aviation Week & Space Technology Space Space AWST Global Middle East Fri, 19 Apr 2019 08:15:00 +0000 1953201 at https://aviationweek.com SpaceIL SpaceX’s Heavy-Lift Launcher Enters Commercial Service https://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/spacex-s-heavy-lift-launcher-enters-commercial-service <div class="field-deck"> SpaceX’s heavy-lift launcher enters commercial service </div> <div class="node-body article-body">More then a year after its flight test, Falcon Heavy enters commercial service.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/spacex-s-heavy-lift-launcher-enters-commercial-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/spacex-s-heavy-lift-launcher-enters-commercial-service#comments Commercializing Space Launch Pad Aviation Week & Space Technology Space The Launchpad AWST North America Fri, 19 Apr 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1951931 at https://aviationweek.com SpaceX Opinion: Unlocking Economic Value In Earth Orbit https://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/opinion-unlocking-economic-value-earth-orbit <div class="field-byline"> Gordon Roesler and Mark Mykityshyn </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In-space logistics are the key to increasing robustness and economic productivity.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/opinion-unlocking-economic-value-earth-orbit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/opinion-unlocking-economic-value-earth-orbit#comments Commercializing Space Editorial Aviation Week & Space Technology Space Viewpoint AWST North America Tue, 16 Apr 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1949251 at https://aviationweek.com DARPA Fast Five With Maxar Technologies CEO Dan Jablonsky https://aviationweek.com/space/fast-five-maxar-technologies-ceo-dan-jablonsky <div class="node-body article-body">After the geostationary communications satellite market collapse, Maxar is focused on launching its Legion satellites and rapidly providing data to customers.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/space/fast-five-maxar-technologies-ceo-dan-jablonsky" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/space/fast-five-maxar-technologies-ceo-dan-jablonsky#comments Commercializing Space Aviation Week & Space Technology Space Fast Five AWST North America Tue, 16 Apr 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1951091 at https://aviationweek.com Maxar Technologies