Tag: space exploration

Aerospace & Defense, Industry Focus Areas

Collins Aerospace Opens New Facility at the Houston Spaceport to Support Future Space Exploration

September 1, 2022

Via: ASD News

Collins Aerospace inaugurated today a new, 120,000 square-foot facility located at the Spaceport in Houston, Texas. An anchor tenant at the Houston Airport System’s newly created space hub, Collins will transition its current local operations to the new site, further […]

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Government budgets for space exploration and militarisation hit record levels

January 7, 2022

Via: Electronics Weekly

This is according to Euroconsult, a consultancy specialising in the space sector, which also expects such spending to reach $1 trillion over the next decade. The two major main drivers identified are ambitious space exploration programmes, by leading space countries, […]

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2021 : A Year of Major Successes for Thales Alenia Space in Space Exploration, Observation, Navigation and Connectivity Via Satellite

January 5, 2022

Via: ASD News

Thales Alenia Space, the joint company between Thales (67%) and Leonardo (33%), logged a number of successes in 2021, including key contracts, major industrial milestones and launches, a series of innovations and new capital investments. Space to Explore: returning astronauts […]

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Commercial Space Exploration—A Next Frontier for Manufacturers?

June 29, 2016

Via: Manufacturing Innovation Blog

Recently there have been several public launch successes of re-usable space vehicles by SpaceX and Blue Origin, which prompted me to question what is the future of space activity and travel and what opportunity, if any, does this potentially have […]