Latest NASA Budget Stories

2009-05-08 07:40:00

NASA announced Thursday an $18.69 billion budget for fiscal year 2010 to advance Earth science, complete the International Space Station, explore the solar system and conduct aeronautics research.

2009-05-07 14:54:38

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2009-05-07 15:32:46

Thursday President Barack Obama released a new budget that ordered a review of NASA's Constellation project that is meant to replace the US shuttle fleet for manned space flight after next year.

2009-04-23 06:00:00

NASA is facing a critical deadline on whether to retire the space shuttle fleet, however, it still lacks an agency chief to make the $230 billion decision.

2009-03-05 07:25:00

NASA can land a spacecraft on a peanut-shaped asteroid 150 million miles away, but can’t even come close to hitting its own budget goals for building a spacecraft, joked congressional auditors as they reported that the space agency is nearly $1.1 billion in the red on just nine projects over the last couple of years.

2009-02-27 07:25:00

According to US officials, President Obama’s budget for 2010 allocates more money to NASA and space exploration.

2009-02-26 15:32:13

Acting NASA Administrator Christopher J. Scolese said the following in response to the 2010 fiscal year budget overview for NASA released Feb. 26...

2009-02-26 11:49:34

The U.S. space agency would receive $18.7 billion during fiscal 2010 based on the budget request U.S.

2009-02-05 20:12:00

HOUSTON, Feb. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Recent developments concerning the economic stimulus bill are cause for serious concern for NASA's funding needs. A vote in the Senate is imminent and the outcome for NASA is imperative.

2009-01-17 14:30:00

After four years on the job, NASA Administrator Michael Griffin bid farewell to co-workers on Friday, thanking them for their hard work during his tenure and urging them to support his successor.

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