News Archive / Tagged: Lunar Lander
NASA TAPS ASTROBOTIC TO DELIVER VIPER ROVER TO THE MOONMichael ColeJune 16th, 2020
NASA awarded a nearly $200 million contract Thursday to Pittsburgh-based Astrobotic, to deliver NASA’s VIPER rover to a destination at the moon’s south pole in 2023.
NASA selects three companies to develop lunar landersCullen DesforgesMay 1st, 2020
NASA announced on April 30, 2020 that it had selected three companies to develop lunar landers for its Artemis program.
Companies selected to study lunar landers for Artemis programDerek RichardsonMay 17th, 2019
In order to land astronauts on the Moon by 2024 under the Artemis program, NASA needs to get a jump start on the development of crew-rated lunar landers.
NASA wants speedy development of commercial lunar landersDerek RichardsonFebruary 15th, 2019
NASA emphasized speed and openness in an industry forum for the development of commercial lunar landers to get cargo and humans to the Moon’s surface.
NASA seeking proposals for human-rated lunar lander systemsDerek RichardsonFebruary 9th, 2019
With SLS and Orion in the latter stages of development, NASA wants to work with industry to develop a human-rated lunar lander by the mid-to-late 2020s.
Dynetics tapped to produce propulsion system for Peregrine lunar landerJason RhianJuly 31st, 2018
Astrobotic has announced that it has chosen Dynetics to provide the propulsion system for the company's Peregrine lunar lander.