03.16.12 - NASA astronauts recently got a feel for the accommodations inside SpaceX's Dragon spacecraft, which they could one day fly to the International Space Station for the agency's Commercial Crew Program.
03.13.12 - The hot-fire tests supported The Boeing Company's development of its CST-100 spacecraft in NASA's Commercial Crew Development Round 2.
03.09.12 - NASA's plans for a new generation of commercially owned and operated spacecraft and launches involve keeping to the agency's high standards for crew safety.
02.14.12 - NASA's Commercial Crew Program (CCP) hosts a Commercial Crew Integrated Capability (CCiCap) preproposal conference for aerospace industry partners and stakeholders.
02.07.12 - The initiative is part of NASA's efforts to foster development of a U.S. commercial crew space transportation capability to and from low Earth orbit and the ISS.
02.07.12 - NASA's Commercial Crew Program has Partner Integration Teams, or PIT Crews, to help guide industry partners in their race to space.
02.03.12 - Sierra Nevada Corp. (SNC) marks a NASA Commercial Crew Program milestone with its Dream Chaser flight test vehicle for the collaborative mission of advancing commercial space transportation capabilities.
02.02.12 - One of NASA's industry partners, United Launch Alliance (ULA), completed two milestones that could lead toward the certification of its Atlas V launch vehicle for human spaceflight.
02.01.12 - One of NASA's industry partners, SpaceX, test fired its SuperDraco engine prototype for the collaborative mission of advancing commercial space transportation capabilities.
01.30.12 - Designing an escape system for the next generation of rockets is a fresh challenge for NASA engineers.
01.20.12 - One of NASA's industry partners, ATK, met its third milestone toward advancing commercial space transportation capabilities.
12.29.11 - In 2011, NASA began developing a rocket for deep space exploration, helped foster commercial spaceflight, utilized a newly complete space station and more.
12.21.11 - NASA's Commercial Crew Program will move ahead using Space Act Agreements (SAAs) instead of contracts to advance commercial space transportation designs.
12.02.11 - Seven aerospace companies are moving forward with space transportation system designs under the Commercial Crew Program's Commercial Crew Development Round 2 (CCDev2) activities.
10.27.11 - Plans to launch small satellites into orbit from the wings of a supersonic jet are put to the test.
10.31.11 - In an innovative agreement that will create new jobs, NASA today announced a partnership with Space Florida to occupy, use and modify facilities at Kennedy Space Center.
10.26.11 - Agreement part of the Commercial Crew Development Round 2 activities.
08.25.11 - The cargo module for Orbital's Cygnus spacecraft, which will carry supplies to the station, arrived at NASA's Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia Aug. 23.
01.25.13 - NASA has a robust program of exploration, technology development and scientific research that will last for years to come.
06.23.11 - Sierra Nevada Space Systems officials traveled to Hampton, Va., to honor the engineers who created and tested the muse for their Dream Chaser crew vehicle concept -- the HL-20.