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U.S. prosecutors probe ex-NASA official, Boeing over space contract - sources

15 Aug 2020

WASHINGTON/SEATTLE The U.S. Justice Department has opened a criminal probe into whether NASA's former head of human spaceflight gave Boeing Co improper guidance during a lucrative lunar-lander contract competition, two people familiar with the matter said on Friday.

U.S. Justice Dept opens probe into ex-NASA official, Boeing over space contract: sources

15 Aug 2020

WASHINGTON/SEATTLE, Aug 14 The U.S. Justice Department has opened a criminal probe into whether NASA's former head of human spaceflight gave Boeing Co improper guidance during a lucrative lunar-lander contract competition, two people familiar with the matter said on Friday.

Pentagon awards United Launch Alliance, SpaceX launch contracts

08 Aug 2020

WASHINGTON The U.S. Air Force said on Friday it awarded United Launch Alliance (ULA) and Elon Musk's SpaceX $653 million in combined military launch contracts under the Pentagon's next-generation, multibillion-dollar launch capability program.

'It came alive:' Astronauts recount wild ride home on SpaceX's Crew Dragon

05 Aug 2020

U.S. astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley, home two days from a landmark mission as NASA's first crew to fly a privately built vehicle into orbit, recounted on Tuesday the loud, jarring ride they experienced through Earth's atmosphere before a safe landing at sea.

NASA astronauts cap historic ‘odyssey’ aboard SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule

03 Aug 2020

U.S. astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley, who flew to the International Space Station in SpaceX's new Crew Dragon, splashed down in the Gulf of Mexico on Sunday after a two-month voyage that was NASA's first crewed mission from home soil in nine years. | Video

'Rise and shine, dad': NASA astronauts on overnight trip home in SpaceX capsule

02 Aug 2020

Aug 2 U.S. astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley, who flew to the International Space Station in SpaceX's new Crew Dragon, were riding the capsule home for a splashdown in the Gulf of Mexico on Sunday after a two-month voyage that was NASA's first crewed mission from home soil in nine years.

NASA astronauts riding SpaceX capsule poised for Sunday return

02 Aug 2020

The two NASA astronauts who rode to the International Space Station aboard SpaceX's new Crew Dragon are heading home for a Sunday splashdown in the Gulf of Mexico, capping a two-month voyage in space that marked NASA's first crewed mission from home soil in nine years. | Video

NASA astronauts riding SpaceX capsule poised for weekend return, weather permitting

01 Aug 2020

Aug 1 The two NASA astronauts who rode to the International Space Station aboard SpaceX's new Crew Drago are due to return on Sunday after a nearly four-month voyage that marked NASA's first crewed mission from home soil in nine years.

NASA launches new rover to search for signs of past Martian life

01 Aug 2020

(This July 30 story has been refiled to add details on previous NASA rovers, landers) | Video

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