NASA Awards Audit Services Contracts - Fri, 30 Sep 2016 16:00 EDT

NASA has awarded contracts to six companies to provide agencywide contract auditing support services, previously performed by the Defense Contract Audit Agency.

NASA Highlights Science on Next Commercial Resupply Mission to International Space Station - Fri, 30 Sep 2016 13:24 EDT

NASA will host a media teleconference at 1 p.m. EDT Wednesday, Oct 5, to discuss select science investigations launching on the next Orbital ATK commercial resupply flight to the International Space Station.

NASA, France to Collaborate on Aircraft Noise Research - Fri, 30 Sep 2016 10:47 EDT

During bilateral meetings in Daejeon, South Korea, NASA and France’s Office National d'Etudes et de Recherches Aerospatiales (ONERA) signed an agreement Tuesday to collaborate on research that focuses on mitigating the effects of civil air transportation noise.

NASA TV to Broadcast Hispanic Heritage Event, Aspira con NASA / Aspire with NASA - Fri, 30 Sep 2016 09:31 EDT

NASA will celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month at the agency’s headquarters in Washington Tuesday, Oct. 4, with stories of aspiration, inspiration and exploration. The event will air live on NASA Television and the agency’s website at 10 a.m. EDT.

NASA Awards Contract for Information Technology Support Services - Thu, 29 Sep 2016 16:06 EDT

NASA has awarded its Goddard Information Technology Integration Support Services (GITISS) contract to Business Integra, Inc. of Bethesda, Maryland.

NASA, China to Collaborate on Air Traffic Management Research - Wed, 28 Sep 2016 16:03 EDT

NASA and the Chinese Aeronautical Establishment (CAE) have signed a memorandum of understanding to cooperate on aeronautics research that will advance air transportation automation for U.S. and Chinese aviation operations in China.

NASA Television to Provide Coverage of European Mission Comet Touchdown - Wed, 28 Sep 2016 12:40 EDT

NASA Television and the agency’s website will air the conclusion of ESA’s (European Space Agency’s) Rosetta mission from 6:15 to 8 a.m. EDT Friday, Sept. 30, with NASA commentary, interviews and analysis of the successful mission.

Thomas Zurbuchen Named Head of NASA Science Mission Directorate - Tue, 27 Sep 2016 13:25 EDT

NASA Administrator Charles Bolden has named Thomas Zurbuchen as the new associate administrator for the Science Mission Directorate at the agency’s headquarters in Washington, effective Monday, Oct. 3.

NASA’s Hubble Spots Possible Water Plumes Erupting on Jupiter's Moon Europa - Mon, 26 Sep 2016 14:00 EDT

Astronomers using NASA's Hubble Space Telescope have imaged what may be water vapor plumes erupting off the surface of Jupiter's moon Europa. This finding bolsters other Hubble observations suggesting the icy moon erupts with high altitude water vapor plumes.

NASA Awards Launch Range Operations Services Contract - Fri, 23 Sep 2016 16:00 EDT

NASA has awarded a sole-source bridge contract to LJT and Associates Inc. of Columbia, Maryland, to continue critical launch range operations support at the agency’s Wallops Flight Facility in Wallops Island, Virginia.