Boeing on the track to make satellite launches cheaper than ever

Posted in Hardware on 27th Feb, 2016
by Alex Muller

A cost-effective configuration with SpaceX reusable rockets will make satellite launching cheaper than ever.

Boeing Gets a Second Order to Ferry Astronauts to the ISS

Posted in Business on 20th Dec, 2015
by Alex Muller

In its ongoing effort to bring America back into crewed spaceflight, NASA has announced that Boeing has received a second commercial crew order to ferry astronauts to the ISS.

SpaceX will fly astronauts to the space station in 2017

Posted in Science on 21st Nov, 2015
by Alex Muller

Boeing, another company that aspires to carry astronauts to and from the space station, received a similar order in May. No word on who will go first.

Quietly, the new space race between SpaceX and Boeing burns hot

Posted in Business on 11th Nov, 2015
by Alex Muller

Whichever company flies astronauts first in 2017 gains serious bragging rights.

World's first all-electric propulsion satellite goes on line

Posted in Hardware on 14th Sep, 2015
by Alex Muller

Boeing says that the technology is based on 210,000 hours of ion propulsion flight experience and is 10 times more efficient than liquid-fueled rockets.