Sierra Space to Open Human Spaceflight Center, Train the Future Astronaut Corps for the New Commercial Space Economy
Sierra Space’s Human Spaceflight Center and Astronaut Training Academy at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center Will be Led by Dr. Janet Kavandi, Sierra Space President and Veteran of Three Space Shuttle Missions Sierra Space announced today that it is creating the world’s first fully-integrated commercial human spaceflight center and astronaut training academy. Dr. Janet Kavandi, a space […]
Banner image: NASA Astronaut and Expedition 64 Flight Engineer Victor Glover poses for a portrait in front of the Microgravity Science Glovebox (MSG) located in the International Space Station’s U.S. Destiny laboratory module. The MSG supports a wide variety of space studies exploring everything from biology to physics. Credit: NASA Following a decade of assembly […]
As commercial space companies get deeper involved in global conflicts, from Starlink to Maxar – we sat down with Hamlet Yousef, geopolitics and tech expert, to discuss the perils of commercialization and the conflict between Russia and Ukraine. Hamlet Yousef has extensive sales and business development experience, working with small and mid-sized companies, as well […]
Exclusive coverage of the first commercial multifunctional LEO Space Station Nanoracks spent the last decade mastering the commercial operation of space stations, meeting customer demand, charting market growth, and self-investing in private hardware on the ISS. Based on this experience, we are excited to introduce Starlab, a continuously crewed commercial platform supporting a business designed […]
When looking up at the stars, it is worth thinking of the stellar economic field of opportunity that awaits us.
A new round-trip commercial space transportation service due in 2022, backed by the ESA, will enable companies to manufacture in space very pure and more capable materials, discover new pharmaceutical drugs and bring them back for use on Earth.
“On behalf of the 30,000 professional and student members of AIAA, we are excited to congratulate Elon Musk, the SpaceX team, and the Inspiration4 crew on their accomplishments! The Inspiration4 mission represents a huge step toward opening up access to space for all of us. Together, the SpaceX team and the Inspiration4 crew are accelerating our off-world future, helping extend the human neighborhood beyond planet Earth.”