News Archive / Tagged: Jim Bridenstine
Chiefs of US, Russian space agencies weigh in on ISS leakJason RhianSeptember 14th, 2018
With concerns raised about sabotage, the heads of the U.S. and Russian space agencies recently discussed the potential causes of the air leak discovered late last month.
NASA Administrator Bridenstine: ‘We’re not going to do flags and footprints again’Derek RichardsonAugust 30th, 2018
In the first-ever televised NASA Advisory Council meeting, NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine described the United States' latest effort to return to the Moon as one about sustainability.
JPL unveils efforts to explore Mars to NASA AdministratorJason RhianAugust 27th, 2018
PASADENA, Calif. -- NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine paid a visit to the space agency's Jet Propulsion Laboratory today, Monday Aug. 27, 2018 and was provided a review of NASA's efforts to explore the Red Planet.
NASA Administrator visits Langley Research CenterSteve HammerAugust 1st, 2018
LANGLEY, Va. -- NASA administrator Jim Bridenstine made his second stop on a tour of NASA research facilities Tuesday, July 31 at the Langley Research Center in Hampton, Virginia.
NASA Administrator expresses support for Space Policy Directive-3Jason RhianJune 19th, 2018
With the threat of space debris destroying satellites, crewed spacecraft and even the International Space Station increasing, processes have been initiated to help alleviate and prevent this threat. NASA's new Administrator Jim Bridenstine made several statements about the new Space Policy Directive-3.
New appointees fill top NASA positionsLaurel KornfeldMay 27th, 2018
Signaling an era of new leadership, NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine has appointed Steve Jurczyk to serve as the agency's associate administrator and Melanie W. Saunders to the position of acting deputy associate administrator, succeeding Deputy Associate Administrator Krista Paquin, who is resigning June 10.
Bridenstine sworn in as NASA administratorBart LeahyApril 24th, 2018
Former congressman Jim Bridenstine was sworn in as NASA's 13th administrator by Vice President Mike Pence. In keeping with the Trump administration’s goals, Pence identified Bridenstine’s role as one of leading the agency toward ushering an era of renewed American leadership in space.
Jim Bridenstine confirmed as NASA AdministratorJason RhianApril 19th, 2018
Representative Jim Bridenstine, after some 15 months of waiting, has been confirmed as NASA's 13th administrator. The long-delayed approval was made on Thursday, April 19, 2018. The selection of NASA's new leader comes after much political wrangling and controversy.