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  • 2017 Astronaut Candidates Available for...
    on Aug 16, 2017 at 1:35 pm

    NASA’s newest astronaut candidates, a diverse dozen women and men, will participate in media interviews and a final news conference before training on Tuesday, Aug. 22, at the agency’s Johnson Space Center in Houston. […]

  • NASA Awards Contract to Extend Operations of...
    on Aug 15, 2017 at 8:00 pm

    NASA has awarded a contract to the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) in Pasadena, California, to extend operations of the agency’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), also in Pasadena, through Sept. 30, 2018. […]

  • NASA Awards Contract for Infrastructure,...
    on Aug 15, 2017 at 8:00 pm

    NASA has awarded the Kennedy Infrastructure, Applications and Communication (KIAC) contract to ASRC Federal Data Solutions, LLC of Beltsville, Maryland. […]

  • NASA Television to Air Launch of Next...
    on Aug 15, 2017 at 7:00 pm

    NASA is targeting 8:03 a.m. EDT Friday, Aug. 18, for the launch of its next Tracking and Data Relay Satellite (TDRS) mission atop a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. The launch, and related activities that begin Thursday, Aug. 17, will air live […]

  • NASA Signs Combined Data Services Agreement for...
    on Aug 14, 2017 at 8:08 pm

    NASA has procured combined data support services under an agreement with the Norwegian Space Centre in Oslo, Norway, for the Joint Polar Satellite System (JPSS) program and various cooperative international missions. This action is supported under an international agreement between the United […]

  • NASA Cargo Launches to Space Station Aboard...
    on Aug 14, 2017 at 4:33 pm

    Experiments seeking a better understanding of Parkinson’s disease and the origin of cosmic rays are on their way to the International Space Station aboard a SpaceX Dragon spacecraft following today’s 12:31 p.m. EDT launch. […]

  • NASA Announces Television Coverage for Aug. 21...
    on Aug 11, 2017 at 8:34 pm

    On Monday, Aug. 21, all of North America will be treated to an eclipse of the Sun, and NASA Television will carry it live from coast to coast from unique vantage points on the ground and from aircraft and spacecraft, including the International Space Station. Coverage will be featured during the […]

  • NASA Awards Acquisition, Business Support...
    on Aug 11, 2017 at 8:00 pm

    NASA has awarded a contract to Paragon TEC, Inc. of Cleveland to provide acquisition and business support services at the agency’s Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Alabama, and its Michoud Assembly Facility in New Orleans. […]

  • NASA Awards Contract for Modification of Mobile...
    on Aug 11, 2017 at 8:00 pm

    NASA has awarded a contract to RS&H, Inc. of Merritt Island, Florida, for architectural engineering and design services for the modification of the mobile launcher at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida. […]

  • NASA Television to Air Six-Hour Spacewalk at...
    on Aug 11, 2017 at 6:22 pm

    Two Russian cosmonauts will venture outside the International Space Station Thursday, Aug. 17, to deploy several nanosatellites, collect research samples and perform structural maintenance. […]