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Welcome to Sea and Sky's NASA News. Here you can find links to the latest space news headlines from NASA, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Click on any yellow title below to view the full news article. The news article will open in a new browser window. Simply close the browser window when you are finished reading the article to return to the news article listing. You can use the "Click for More" link to go to a page with more news headlines.

 

NASA Awards Contract for Consolidated Facility, Maintenance Services
NASA has awarded the Synergy-Achieving Consolidated Operations and Maintenance (SACOM) contract to Syncom Space Service LLC of Fort Worth, Texas.
Publ.Date : Thu, 02 Jul 2015 16:00 EDT

NASA Awards Evaluations, Assessments, Studies, Services Support Contract
NASA has announced the selection of Cornell Technical Services, LLC, in Columbia, Maryland, to provide support for NASA's Science Office for Mission Assessments at the agency’s Langley Research Center in Hampton, Virginia.
Publ.Date : Thu, 02 Jul 2015 16:00 EDT

NASA’s New Horizons Spacecraft Stays the Course to Pluto
NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft is getting a final “all clear” as it speeds closer to its historic July 14 flyby of Pluto and the dwarf planet’s five moons.
Publ.Date : Wed, 01 Jul 2015 17:33 EDT

NASA Awards Earth Science Data and Information Contract
NASA has awarded the Earth Observing System Data and Information System (EOSDIS) Evolution and Development (EED)-2 contract to Raytheon Company of Riverdale, Maryland.
Publ.Date : Wed, 01 Jul 2015 16:50 EDT

NASA Takes to Kansas Skies to Study Nighttime Thunderstorms
NASA has joined a multi-agency field campaign studying summer storm systems in the U.S. Great Plains to find out why they often form after the sun goes down instead of during the heat of the day.
Publ.Date : Wed, 01 Jul 2015 14:13 EDT

NASA Signs Scientific and Education Agreements with Brazil
NASA Administrator Charles Bolden and Brazilian Space Agency (AEB) President José Raimundo Braga Coelho have signed agreements to further research into heliophysics and space weather and to enhance global climate study and educational opportunities.
Publ.Date : Tue, 30 Jun 2015 16:17 EDT

NASA TV Coverage Set for Space Station Cargo Ship Launch and Docking
NASA Television will provide live coverage of the launch and docking of an unpiloted Russian resupply ship to the International Space Station (ISS).
Publ.Date : Tue, 30 Jun 2015 14:24 EDT

NASA Astronaut Preps for First Space Station Mission, Available for Media Interviews
NASA astronaut Kjell Lindgren, who is making final preparations for his launch next month on his first mission to the International Space Station, will be available for live satellite interviews from 8 to 9 a.m. EDT Tuesday, July 7.
Publ.Date : Tue, 30 Jun 2015 14:08 EDT

NASA Invites Media to Tour VIPR, Aeronautics Research Project
NASA will host a behind-the-scenes tour of the Vehicle Integrated Propulsion Research (VIPR) project at the agency’s Armstrong Flight Research Center in California on Thursday, July 9.
Publ.Date : Mon, 29 Jun 2015 14:36 EDT

NASA Administrator Statement on the Loss of SpaceX CRS-7
The following is a statement from NASA Administrator Charles Bolden on the loss Sunday of the SpaceX Commercial Resupply Services 7 (CRS-7) mission.
Publ.Date : Sun, 28 Jun 2015 12:08 EDT