NASA Safety Panel Raises Concerns Over SpaceX and Boeing Spacecraft

NASA’s commercial crew transportation program had hoped to send six crewed missions to the ISS between 2019 and 2024. A recent report by a NASA safety panel could put these plans on hold.

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Boeing’s New Prototype Cargo Drone Can Carry up to 500 Pounds

Boeing debuted a new prototype drone that’s capable of carrying payloads weighing up to 500 pounds. While such a drone could be mass produced for deliveries, Boeing will instead use the prototype to improve autonomous technology for future products.

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SpaceX and Boeing Will Begin Commercial Crew Test Launches This Year

SpaceX and Boeing are preparing for flights as part of NASA’s Commercial Crew Program, the next iteration of NASA’s manned missions to space. The end goal for both companies is to facilitate six crew missions each to the ISS between 2019 and 2024.

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