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NASA considering Boeing Russian Soyuz Seats to Send Crew to ISS - Pc-Tablet Media;

NASA considering Boeing Russian Soyuz Seats to Send Crew to ISS - Pc-Tablet Media

Pc-Tablet MediaNASA considering Boeing Russian Soyuz Seats to Send Crew to ISSPc-Tablet MediaNASA, facing a severe which is going to turn worse with the Trump administration taking office is considering acquiring two seats aboard the Russian Soyuz spacecraft to transport crews for its missions in 2017 and 2018 to the ISS. With the drawing of ...and more »

NASA to rely on Soyuz for ISS missions until 2019 - Space Daily

NASA to rely on Soyuz for ISS missions until 2019Space DailyIf NASA intends to continue sending astronauts to the International Space Station (ISS) or the moon, the space agency has little choice but to rely on Roscosmos' Soyuz spacecraft, at least until 2019.On Tuesday, NASA filed a "presolicitation ...and more »

NASA Looks to Reserve More Seats on Russian Spacecraft for US Astronauts - Wall Street Journal;

NASA Looks to Reserve More Seats on Russian Spacecraft for US Astronauts - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalNASA Looks to Reserve More Seats on Russian Spacecraft for US AstronautsWall Street JournalNASA has formally acknowledged what many aerospace industry officials have speculated for years: U.S.-built spacecraft won't be ready to routinely transport American astronauts into orbit by 2018 as promised. In a contracting document released Tuesday, ...and more »

Boeing Might Scalp a Few Tickets to the ISS to NASA - Inverse;

Boeing Might Scalp a Few Tickets to the ISS to NASA - Inverse

InverseBoeing Might Scalp a Few Tickets to the ISS to NASAInverseSince 2011, NASA and European Space Agency astronauts have been hitching a ride to the International Space Station on the Roscosmos Soyuz spacecraft. NASA only pays for a certain amount of tickets aboard the Russians' multi-million taxi into space, but ...and more »

Watch NASA's Prototype Mars Rover Cruise Along in 360-Degree Video - Inverse;

Watch NASA's Prototype Mars Rover Cruise Along in 360-Degree Video - Inverse

InverseWatch NASA's Prototype Mars Rover Cruise Along in 360-Degree VideoInverseNASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory shared an immersive 360-degree video taken from the perspective of one of its prototype rovers as it navigates simulated Martian terrain. It's thrilling stuff — even though the rover itself is agonizingly slow. However ...and more »

Boeing Wants to Sell Russian Spaceship Rides to NASA - Seeker;

Boeing Wants to Sell Russian Spaceship Rides to NASA - Seeker

SeekerBoeing Wants to Sell Russian Spaceship Rides to NASASeekerThe unusual agreement could act as insurance for NASA's access to the International Space Station should commercial launches be delayed. By Irene Klotz. January 18, 2017. 6:33 PM EST. Share on Facebook · Tweet this article · Email. NASA could boost ...and more »

NASA is in a strange and expensive pickle with the Russians - Business Insider;

NASA is in a strange and expensive pickle with the Russians - Business Insider

Business InsiderNASA is in a strange and expensive pickle with the RussiansBusiness InsiderNASA, in dealing with Russia's monopoly on human spaceflight, is hoping Boeing can help — that is, by buying tickets the company owns for rides aboard Russian rockets. When NASA retired its last space shuttle in July 2011, it expected commercial ...and more »

Here's a Picture of a French Astronaut Holding on for Dear Life - Inverse;

Here's a Picture of a French Astronaut Holding on for Dear Life - Inverse

InverseHere's a Picture of a French Astronaut Holding on for Dear LifeInverseImagine all that separates you from life and certain death is a rope tied to your ankle. That's literally the situation at hand when an astronaut goes on a spacewalk. In this image, you see European Space Agency's (ESA) Thomas Pesquet on his first ...and more »

NASA may rely on Russian shuttles for ISS missions until 2019 - Engadget;

NASA may rely on Russian shuttles for ISS missions until 2019 - Engadget

EngadgetNASA may rely on Russian shuttles for ISS missions until 2019EngadgetNASA is considering buying seats aboard the Soyuz spacecraft for 2019, according to a solicitation it filed recently. The agency originally wanted to end its dependence on Russia's Soyuz spacecraft this year, but SpaceX and Boeing aren't quite ready to ...and more »

UFO Sighting: NASA Astronaut's Hand 'Hid' Mysterious Flashing Light [VIDEO] - Enstarz;

UFO Sighting: NASA Astronaut's Hand 'Hid' Mysterious Flashing Light [VIDEO] - Enstarz

EnstarzUFO Sighting: NASA Astronaut's Hand 'Hid' Mysterious Flashing Light [VIDEO]EnstarzA video that captured a flashing light in the sky seemed to be suddenly camouflaged by an astronaut's hand. By R. Siva Kumar, EnStars on Jan 18, 2017 06:48 AM EST. facebook · tweet this pin it reddit plus. Sign Up for Newsletter. WATCH RELATED VIDEO.and more »

NASA Could Use Russian Rockets in 2019 If Domestic Spacecraft Delayed - Sputnik International;

NASA Could Use Russian Rockets in 2019 If Domestic Spacecraft Delayed - Sputnik International

Sputnik InternationalNASA Could Use Russian Rockets in 2019 If Domestic Spacecraft DelayedSputnik InternationalNASA is considering using Russian carrier rockets in 2019 in case domestic private spacecraft are delayed, Russia's RSC Energia said Wednesday. Artist's concept of the Psyche spacecraft, which will conduct a direct exploration of an asteroid. © Photo: ...and more »

NASA Eyes Russian Soyuz Trips to Send Crew to ISS - NDTV;

NASA Eyes Russian Soyuz Trips to Send Crew to ISS - NDTV

NDTVNASA Eyes Russian Soyuz Trips to Send Crew to ISSNDTVNASA is considering to acquire two seats on the Russian Soyuz spacecrafts to transport crews for missions in 2017 and 2018 to the International Space Station (ISS), media reported. NASA is considering to buy Soyuz seats, through an arrangement with ...and more »

GoPro Camera Captures Mysterious Lights Near ISS - Publicist Report - Market Research News by Market.Biz (press release);

GoPro Camera Captures Mysterious Lights Near ISS - Publicist Report - Market Research News by Market.Biz (press release)

Publicist Report - Market Research News by Market.Biz (press release)GoPro Camera Captures Mysterious Lights Near ISSPublicist Report - Market Research News by Market.Biz (press release)GoPro Camera Captures Mysterious Lights Near ISS UFO hunters are saying that aliens are monitoring humans on the International Space Station (ISS). They have come to this conclusion after the mysterious lights that were spotted via an astronaut's live ...and more »

NASA looks into buying more Russian Soyuz trips to orbit … through Boeing - GeekWire;

NASA looks into buying more Russian Soyuz trips to orbit … through Boeing - GeekWire

GeekWireNASA looks into buying more Russian Soyuz trips to orbit … through BoeingGeekWireImage: Soyuz craft A Russian Soyuz craft approaches the International Space Station. (Credit: NASA). NASA is considering a convoluted arrangement to reserve five more seats on Russian Soyuz capsules heading to and from the International Space Station, ...and more »

NASA considering Boeing offer for additional Soyuz seats - SpaceNews;

NASA considering Boeing offer for additional Soyuz seats - SpaceNews

SpaceNewsNASA considering Boeing offer for additional Soyuz seatsSpaceNewsThe Soyuz MS-02 spacecraft being prepared for launch in September. A problem with A Soyuz spacecraft being prepared for launch last fall. NASA is considering a Boeing proposal to purchase additional seats on Soyuz missions, including options for seats ...and more »

Launch failure probe prompts engine swap on Soyuz crew's rocket - Spaceflight Now;

Launch failure probe prompts engine swap on Soyuz crew's rocket - Spaceflight Now

Spaceflight NowLaunch failure probe prompts engine swap on Soyuz crew's rocketSpaceflight NowRussian engineers will replace rocket engines on two Soyuz rockets assigned to send a batch of supplies and the next crew to the International Space Station after an investigation revealed foreign objects or a manufacturing defect led to the crash of a ...and more »

NASA's smartphone game allows users to grow virtual plants aboard the ISS - BGR India;

NASA's smartphone game allows users to grow virtual plants aboard the ISS - BGR India

BGR IndiaNASA's smartphone game allows users to grow virtual plants aboard the ISSBGR IndiaThe game is named 'Space Science Investigations: Plant Growth' and it takes the player on the ISS, meet the crew, gather items afloat and grow plants. By IANS | Published: January 18, 2017 12:00 AM IST. 0 Shares. Facebook share · Twitter share · Share ...and more »

NASA Is Making New Robots That Can Control Themselves - Motherboard;

NASA Is Making New Robots That Can Control Themselves - Motherboard

MotherboardNASA Is Making New Robots That Can Control ThemselvesMotherboardNASA wants humans and robots to work together as teams. To ensure that, the space agency's autonomous robotics group is currently developing new technology to improve how humans explore the solar system, and how robots can help. "We want to ...and more »

As leadership departs, NASA quietly moves to buy more Soyuz seats - Ars Technica;

As leadership departs, NASA quietly moves to buy more Soyuz seats - Ars Technica

Ars TechnicaAs leadership departs, NASA quietly moves to buy more Soyuz seatsArs TechnicaEnlarge / The Soyuz MS-03 spacecraft launches from the Baikonur Cosmodrome with NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson, Russian cosmonaut Oleg Novitskiy of Roscosmos, and ESA astronaut Thomas Pesquet on board in November. NASA/Bill Ingalls.and more »

Billions of NASA contract dollars going to Russian government - Bloomberg Government (blog);

Billions of NASA contract dollars going to Russian government - Bloomberg Government (blog)

Bloomberg Government (blog)Billions of NASA contract dollars going to Russian governmentBloomberg Government (blog)Welcome to Bloomberg Government's Analyst Picks, our daily briefing of top stories affecting the federal market. Bloomberg Government clients have access to Washington's best government contracting data and analysis. Get introduced to one of our ...and more »