Tag Archives: deep space exploration

Lockheed Martin, NASA Test Orion Spacecraft’s Power Systems, Computers

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 23, 2017 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has worked with NASA to test the Orion crew module’s vehicle management computers, power and data units and flight software during an initial power-up event at the Kennedy Space Center, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Tuesday the spacecraft will be part of …

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Aerojet Rocketdyne to Help NASA Develop Electric Propulsion Flight System

Aerojet Rocketdyne (NYSE: AJRD) has been awarded a three-year, $67 million contract to design and build electric propulsion technology for use in NASA‘s deep-space exploration missions. The company will help develop a propulsion system that will comprise a thruster, a power processing unit, an electrical harness and a low-pressure xenon flow controller, NASA said Wednesday. …

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Lockheed Unveils Online Education Program Focused on Deep Space Exploration

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 19, 2016 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has launched an education program that is focused on science, technology, engineering and math and will utilize virtual reality tools, GovCon Executive reported Monday. The company said Friday its Generation Beyond program will provide students an online curriculum on deep space …

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