SpaceX’s Latest Test Improves Commercial Spaceflight Progress
Not many people would consider destroying a rocket in mid-flight to be a success. Yet, for those at SpaceX, that’s exactly what they achieved this past Sunday. The test was another important step towards the company’s goal of achieving commercial passenger spaceflight.
To conduct the test, SpaceX launched a Falcon 9 rocket along with an unmanned Dragon crew capsule. 90 seconds into the ...
NASA Awards $621 Million Contract to Aerospace Corp.
The Aerospace Corp. has won a $621 million contract from NASA that will be paid to the company over the next nine years. The contract was given to the company for engineering, evaluation, and testing support.
Under this new contract for the NASA-wide Specialized Engineering, Evaluation and Test Services (NSEETS) program, Aerospace Corp. will lend support including staff, advanced systems ...
Manufacturing In Space
NASA has awarded a $73.7 million contract to a company named Made In Space, to demonstrate their ability to assemble spacecraft and spacecraft components in low-Earth orbit.
Scheduled to launch in 2022, Made In Space’s Archinaut One will ride a Rocket Lab Electron rocket ship from New Zealand into a low-Earth orbit. Once it reaches the correct altitude, Archinaut One will begin 3D printing a ...
Long-Time NASA Supplier Honored
ORANGE COUNTY BUSINESS HERITAGE
U.S. REP. LOU CORREA COMMEMORATES SANTA ANA-BASED MANUFACTURER AND SUPPLIER TO
NASA’S SPACE SHUTTLE, INTERNATIONAL SPACE STATION AND COMMERCIAL AVIATION INDUSTRY
More than 60 years of business in OC’s manufacturing landscape, weathering bull and bear markets in vital domestic industries.
Santa Ana, Calif. – U.S. Rep. Lou Correa toured the 70,000 ...
How NASA’s Space Program Affects Our Daily Lives
Like that polished brass finish on your bathroom faucet? Thank NASA. How about those LED light bulbs? NASA. The laser barcode scanner at the supermarket? You guessed it. NASA.
All of these and more commonplace technological advancements all stem from developments from the space program. As part of their celebration of their 60 years since the agency's founding by Congress in 1958, NASA has ...
NASA Takes on Aerospace Manufacturing With New Collaborative Partnership
NASA has made an exciting announcement and it may be the start of something big for the aerospace industry. NASA’s Glenn Research Center in Cleveland has recently signed a non-exclusive license agreement with Imitec Inc., based in Schenectady, New York. The agreement will allow NASA to assist with the development, manufacturing and distribution of NASA’s resin transfer moldable RTM370 imide ...