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News Archive / Tagged: Firefly

  • Firefly awarded NASA contract for CLPS Lunar Lander

    Matt HaskellFebruary 6th, 2021

    As part of NASA’s Commercial Lunar Payload Services (CLPS) program, Firefly Aerospace has been awarded a $93.3 million contract to land a set of 10 research payloads on the moon in 2023 as part of CLPS Task Order 19D.

  • Firefly Aerospace begins operations at Cape Canaveral Spaceport

    Mike HowardFebruary 22nd, 2019

    As the age where space efforts strictly being a federal affair fades, a new era, one where private companies act as the "tip of the spear" expands. One such company, Firefly Aerospace, has opened the door even further with an announcement made on Feb. 22.