NASA NEWS


2019/07/16 | AEROCONTACT | SPACE

Fifty years ago on Tuesday, three American astronauts set off from Florida for the Moon on a mission that would change the way we see humanity's place in the unive...


2019/07/04 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | SPACE

NASA carried out a successful test Tuesday of a launch-abort system for the Orion capsule designed to take US astronauts to the Moon.The three-minute exercise at Cape...


2018/06/06 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | SPACE

A relatively inexperienced crew of two astronauts and a cosmonaut blasted off Wednesday from the Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan for a five-month mission on the Int...


NASA Announces New Director of Johnson Space Center
2018/05/17 | AEROCONTACT | SPACE

NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine announced Monday the selection of Mark Geyer as the next director of the agency's Johnson Space Center in Houston. He'll ass...


NASA, Uber to Explore Safety, Efficiency of Future Urban Airspace
2018/05/09 | AEROCONTACT | AIR TRANSPORT

NASA has signed a second space act agreement with Uber Technologies, Inc., to further explore concepts and technologies related to urban air mobility (UAM) to ensure a...


2017/12/12 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | SPACE

US President Donald Trump directed NASA on Monday to send Americans to the Moon for the first time since 1972, in order to prepare for future trips to Mars."This time...


2017/09/03 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | SPACE

A record-shattering NASA astronaut touched down to Earth on Sunday, finishing a 288-day mission that put her over the top as the American who has spent the most cumul...


2017/08/18 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | SPACE

NASA on Friday launched the latest in a series of satellites aimed at ensuring astronauts at the International Space Station can communicate with Earth.The $408 milli...


2017/05/13 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | SPACE

The first test flight of NASA's Orion capsule, designed to one day carry people to Mars, has been delayed until 2019 at the earliest due to high costs, the US space a...


2017/05/12 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | SPACE

Two US astronauts began the 200th spacewalk at the International Space Station Friday, following a brief delay after NASA discovered a water leak in equipment that he...