Rocket Maker Skyrora’s Additive Advantage: Europe’s Largest Hybrid Metal 3D Printer –

All-in-one service provider and manufacturer of satellite launch vehicles, Skyrora has created the largest hybrid metal printer of its kind in Europe. By allowing printing and machining on the same bed, the custom-built Skyprint 2 platform will optimize the speed and efficiency of manufacturing rocket parts and drastically reduce process complexity, cost, and printing time … Read more

Wild Idea Envisions Future Spacecraft Spraying Their Own Instant Landing Pads

Space exploration requires all kinds of interesting solutions to complex problems. There is a branch of NASA designed to support the innovators trying to solve those problems – the Institute for Advanced Concepts (NIAC). They occasionally hand out grant funding to worthy projects trying to tackle some of these challenges. The results from one of … Read more