Will you and I get to go to space soon? We’ve got exciting updates on Commercial Space Stations. Blue Origin’s private Orbital Reef space station has just passed a key design review called a system definition review (SDR) with NASA, and the new floating structure is expected to begin operations in 2027. “This SDR moves […]
Joins forces with agencies to increase access to space and expand commercial opportunities in respective countries Voyager Space and its operating company Nanoracks, today announced at the International Astronautical Congress (IAC) that the company has signed Memorandums of Understanding (MoUs) with the Colombian Space Agency, El Salvador Aerospace Institute, the Mexican Space Agency, the Guatemalan […]
While most everything on the ISS is reusable …there’s still some waste created that can’t be avoided like food wrappers, experiment packaging and clothing. Though NASA’s odor panel (yes, that’s a real thing), does a great job of screening all items that may nauseate astronauts, potentially putting astronaut’s productivity or safety at risk, the smell […]
WATCH LIVE REPLAY: Northrop Grumman Cygnus Cargo Launch to ISS; Carries 5 Payloads Integrated by Nanoracks.
Watch Northrop Grumman’s Cygnus spacecraft lift off atop an Antares rocket from NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia to deliver cargo to the International Space Station. The Cygnus bears the name S.S. Piers Sellers, in honor of the late NASA astronaut and climate researcher, and will transport research, crew supplies, and hardware to the orbiting […]
Starlab, planned to be operational by 2027, will support people in a large inflatable habitat, which will be built by Lockheed Martin. It will also feature a metallic docking node, a 60kW power and propulsion element, and a large robotic arm for servicing cargo and external payloads. An onboard laboratory system will host research, science, […]
Nanoracks and Voyager Space Announce Founding Leadership Team for George Washington Carver Science Park Onboard Starlab
Voyager Space and Nanoracks announced that The Universities Space Research Association, ZIN Technologies, The Ohio State University, and the International Association of Science Parks and Areas of Innovation have been selected as the founding leadership team of the George Washington Carver (GWC) Science Park on the Starlab commercial space station. The GWC Science Park, established by […]
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 […]
Humanity is getting three more space stations this decade, and on Thursday, NASA signed just as many mammoth deals with the companies that will build them.
The satellite, a CubeSat named FEES2, was developed by the Italian company GP Advanced Projects and will be one of the smallest trackable objects ever deployed directly from the Station.
Nanoracks, a Voyager Space Company, today announced the appointment of Dr. Amela Wilson as Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Former CEO and Co-Founder Jeffrey Manber will join Voyager Space as President of International and Space Stations and will remain Chairman of the Board at Nanoracks.