affordable access to space

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August 27, 2018 | Source: National Defense, nationaldefensemagazine.org, 9 August 2018, Jon Harper
The Defense Department will soon take four major steps toward fulfilling President Donald Trump’s vision for beefing up U.S. space capabilities, with the goal of setting up a new...
August 27, 2018 | Source: National Defense Magazine, nationaldefensemagazine.org, 2 July 2018, Vivienne Machi
An array of new agile launch capabilities being developed by the commercial sector to send satellites into orbit could provide added resiliency to the U.S. space architecture...
April 23, 2018 | Source: Defense News, defensenews.com, 26 January 2018, Daniel Cebul
SpaceX’s successful static firing of its Falcon Heavy rocket Wednesday in preparation for the rocket’s expected maiden flight next month is important for the Department of Defense...
Apr 16 2018 - 12:00pm | Source: DARPA
Anywhere. Anytime. The DARPA Launch Challenge aims to demonstrate flexible and responsive launch capabilities in days, not years, for our nation’s defense. WHY A CHALLENGE? Our...
What are novel and/or emerging technologies for low-cost, mobile, and rapid small-payload launch access to space? In two separate technical inquiries DSIAC was asked to...
March 26, 2018 | Source: Space News, spacenews.com, 12 February 2018, Jeff Foust
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, which has a checkered history of supporting development of new launch vehicles, is planning to start a competition offering prizes...
March 8, 2018 | Source: Fed Biz Ops (FBO), 7 March 2018
The NASA Langley Research Center and Marshall Space Flight Center have released a Request for Information (RFI) related to their Low Earth Orbit Flight Test – Inflatable...
February 26, 2018 | Source: Space News, spacenews.com, 30 October 2017, Caleb Henry
SpaceX’s Oct. 30 launch of the Koreasat-5A telecommunications satellite doubled the number of Falcon 9 missions completed in a single year and tied the company with United Launch...
September 26, 2017 | Source: Space News / http://spacenews.com
The German Aerospace Center, Germany’s space agency, will fly two experiments on a suborbital flight by Blue Origin’s New Shepard vehicle later this year as part of an effort to...
July 17, 2017 | Source: New Atlas, newatlas.com, 31 March 2017, David Szondy
New Mexico-based ARCA Space Corporation has announced that it is developing the world's first Single Stage to Orbit (SSTO) launch vehicle that can deliver both a small payload and...