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• October 05, 2017
Vice President Mike Pence kicked off the National Space Council's first meeting today by declaring Americans will return to the Moon. Casey Dreier and Jason Davis analyze this new direction for NASA's human spaceflight program.
• September 29, 2017
SpaceX CEO Elon Musk presented an updated version of his Mars colonization plans today, during a widely anticipated talk at the 68th International Astronautical Congress in Adelaide, Australia.
• May 19, 2017
Rocket Lab's Electron, a light-lift launcher for small satellites, is ready to make its debut test flight from a peninsula in New Zealand.
• May 19, 2017
Company officials say they have no plans to retire Antares, which has secured its first mission order under the second round of NASA's commercial cargo flights, known as CRS-2.
• May 11, 2017
Despite being funded to fill a perceived gap in U.S. launch capabilities, Orbital ATK's Antares rocket has yet to find a customer besides NASA. Did the space agency get its money's worth?
• April 14, 2017
The annual Space Symposium brings together space leaders from around the world to discuss, address and plan for the future of space.
• March 28, 2017
A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket booster recovered by a drone ship last year will be reflown later this week, marking what could be a new milestone in the quest for affordable spaceflight.
• March 08, 2017
World View, a self-described “stratospheric exploration” company, recently unveiled its new headquarters in Tucson, Arizona.
• March 03, 2017
Two private citizens are paying SpaceX for a 2018 flight around the Moon. Is that timeline realistic?
• February 17, 2017
A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket blasts off from a former space shuttle launch pad tomorrow morning. Here's a rundown of everything you need to know about the historic event.
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