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The American Alliance of Museums Media and Technology Professional Network recognizes Space Shuttle Atlantis℠ with the Silver MUSE Award, their highest honor in the category of Multimedia Installations.
With two companies now providing commercial cargo launch services for the International Space Station, NASA is issuing its final report on the now-complete Commercial Orbital Transportation Services (COTS) program that laid the groundwork for those flights.
NASA has achieved a major milestone in its effort to build the nation's next heavy-lift launch vehicle by successfully completing the Space Launch System (SLS) preliminary design review.
NASA officials Wednesday released a synopsis requesting information from U.S. private enterprises interested in pursuing unfunded partnerships.
SpaceX will be launching its next cargo resupply mission to the International Space Station on March 1, according to NASA.
NASA announced that it is taking the next steps in trying to get back to launching astronauts from U.S. soil. The space agency said that three companies are now conducting activities that will confirm commercial spacecraft are safe to carry crews to the station.
2012 has been an historical year in the space industry, and the beauty of this past year is it is just paving the way for the best that is yet to come.
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