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NASA Invites Media to Briefing on Next Earth-Observing Mission
Wed, 25 Apr 2018 12:45 EDT
NASA will host a media briefing at 1 p.m. EDT Monday, April 30, to discuss the upcoming launch of a mission that will provide unique insights into our planet’s changing climate and Earth system processes, and have far-reaching benefits to society, such as improving water resource management.
US Cargo Spaceship Set for Departure from International Space Station
Wed, 25 Apr 2018 11:44 EDT
After delivering more than 5,800 pounds of science investigations and cargo for NASA, a SpaceX Dragon cargo spacecraft is set to depart the International Space Station on Wednesday, May 2. NASA Television and the agency’s website will provide live coverage of Dragon's departure beginning at 10 a.m. EDT.
Media Invited to Orbital ATK Cargo Launch from Virginia
Wed, 25 Apr 2018 09:04 EDT
Media accreditation now is open for the launch of Orbital ATK’s ninth contracted cargo resupply mission to the International Space Station, currently targeted for no earlier than 5:04 a.m. EDT May 20.
Vice President Pence Swears in New NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 18:28 EDT
Jim Bridenstine officially took office as the 13th administrator of NASA Monday after he was given the oath of office by Vice President Mike Pence at the agency’s headquarters in Washington.
Vice President Pence to Swear in New Agency Administrator; Airing on NASA Television
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 09:06 EDT
Vice President Mike Pence will swear in Jim Bridenstine as NASA’s new administrator at 2:30 p.m. EDT Monday, April 23, at the agency’s headquarters in Washington. The ceremony will air live on NASA Television and the agency’s website.
NASA Invites Media to Swearing-In of New Agency Administrator
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 17:14 EDT
Media are invited to see Vice President Mike Pence swear in Jim Bridenstine as NASA’s new administrator at 2:30 p.m. EDT Monday, April 23, at the agency’s headquarters in Washington. The ceremony will air live on NASA Television and the agency’s website.
NASA Awards Construction Contract for Instrument Development Facility
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 15:49 EDT
NASA has awarded a contract to the Manhattan Construction Company, of Arlington Virginia, for the construction of the Instrument Development Facility at the agency’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland.
NASA Astronauts on Space Station to Speak with Students from Florida, Texas
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 11:26 EDT
Students from Coral Gables, Florida, and the Texas Gulf Coast will talk with astronauts aboard the International Space Station next week as part of NASA’s Year of Education on Station.
Statements on Jim Bridenstine’s Senate Confirmation as NASA Administrator
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 14:33 EDT
The following are statements from Rep. Jim Bridenstine and acting NASA Administrator Robert Lightfoot on Thursday’s U.S. Senate confirmation of Bridenstine as the 13th Administrator for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration:
NASA Planet Hunter on Its Way to Orbit
Wed, 18 Apr 2018 20:09 EDT
NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) has launched on the first-of-its-kind mission to find worlds beyond our solar system, including some that could support life.