Boeing Starliner Test Flight Is Delayed Again. Why Investors Should Care.

Text size IA United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket with Boeings CST-100 Starliner spacecraft aboard. Joel Kowsky/NASA via Getty Images A test flight of Boeing’s new Starliner—a space capsule designed to ferry astronauts to the International Space Station—is delayed again. It’s another setback for the company, although shares aren’t reacting much to the reports. Still, … Read more

Elon Musk Has a Full Resume With Tesla and SpaceX. 1 More Thing He Can Add.

Text size Tesla CEO Elon Musk. Getty Images Elon Musk has built two industrial behemoths— Tesla and SpaceX—revolutionizing two industries along the way. But that’s not all he has done to change global industry. Musk has also given manufacturing companies a new word: gigafactory. The practical definition of a gigafactory is a larger, modern manufacturing … Read more

NASA and Elon Musk’s SpaceX Want to Save the Earth From Asteroids

Text size NASA via Getty Images NASA is developing tech to save the Earth from an asteroid impact. Yes, it sounds like the plot of science fiction movies, like Armageddon or Deep Impact, but the space agency’s plans are real. The mission will be enabled by a host of commercial technologies, and Elon Musk’s SpaceX … Read more

NASA Honors Stardog for Artemis Flight Software Assessment App |

ARLINGTON, Va., Sept. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Stardog, the leading Enterprise Knowledge Graph (EKG) technology platform provider, today announced that a joint NASA and Stardog team was presented the 2021 Ames Honor Award. The acknowledgement was given to Stardog and the collective team for being a critical enabler to the development of “Concourse”, an innovative … Read more

Why Sequoia Capital’s Michael Moritz Thinks SpaceX Is More Important Than Tesla

Text size SpaceX owner and Tesla CEO Elon Musk. Hannibal Hanschke/Pool/AFP/Getty Images Billionaire investor Michael Moritz thinks Elon Musk’s SpaceX is more important than the entrepreneur’s electric-vehicle giant Tesla. The partner at Silicon Valley venture-capital firm Sequoia Capital, who spotted the potential of Musk’s previous business PayPal (ticker: PYPL), as well as Alphabet -owned Google … Read more

NASA Names Jacobs Large Business Prime Contractor of the Year | Texas

DALLAS, Aug. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Jacobs (NYSE:J) was selected as NASA’s Agency-Level 2020 Small Business Industry Award (SBIA) Large Business Prime Contractor of the Year for NASA Kennedy Space Center (KSC). The Agency-Level award follows Jacobs’ FY-20 Center-Level SBIA Large Business Prime Contractor of the Year Award at two NASA Centers: Langley Research Center (LaRC) … Read more

NASA Names Jacobs Large Business Prime Contractor of the Year | Texas News

DALLAS, Aug. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Jacobs (NYSE:J) was selected as NASA’s Agency-Level 2020 Small Business Industry Award (SBIA) Large Business Prime Contractor of the Year for NASA Kennedy Space Center (KSC). The Agency-Level award follows Jacobs’ FY-20 Center-Level SBIA Large Business Prime Contractor of the Year Award at two NASA Centers: Langley Research Center (LaRC) … Read more

Boeing Scrubs Its Space Capsule Launch. Blame the Russians.

Text size A United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket with Boeing’s CST-100 Starliner spacecraft onboard. Joel Kowsky/NASA via Getty Images Otherworldly investors will have to wait a little longer for the next dramatic step in commercial space travel: Boeing had to push back Friday’s launch of Starliner, its reusable capsule developed with NASA. But don’t … Read more

DUJUD Awarded Contract by the US Special Operations Command to Interface Into the SpaceX SATCOM Network |

ATLANTA, July 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — DUJUD (DBA Micro 3D Systems) today announced it has been awarded a contract by the United States Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) to develop a power-efficient man-portable SATCOM terminal to interface into the SpaceX Low Earth Orbit (LEO) commercial satellite constellation network known as STARLINK. Said terminal will exhibit a backpack form-factor … Read more

SkyGrid Signs Space Act Agreement with NASA | Texas

AUSTIN, Texas, July 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — SkyGrid, a Boeing, SparkCognition company has been selected to participate in the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)’s Advanced Air Mobility National Campaign. The award focuses on system development through integrated vehicle and airspace demonstrations in real-world scenarios. Developing a safe and effective aerial mobility infrastructure is a critical prerequisite to large … Read more