Voyager Space Holdings to acquire majority stake in commercial space leader Nanoracks – ITPro.works

Voyager Space Holdings continues to build up its portfolio of strategic space service offerings with the acquisition of a majority stake in X.O. Markets, the parent company of Nanoracks. Nanoracks … Read More

NASA opens new launchpad at Kennedy Space Center meant to serve multiple commercial launch customers – ITPro.works

NASA has finished work on a new launchpad at its Kennedy Space Center in Florida — Launch Complex 48 (LC-48), a pad that will be able to support smaller launch … Read More

Dedicated commercial human in-space operations are coming sooner than you may realize – ITPro.works

If you’ve ever heard someone refer to the idea of “working in space,” you’d be forgiven for thinking they were describing a science-fiction plot. But the number of humans actively … Read More

Peloton to acquire fitness equipment maker Precor in $420M bid to grow commercial business – ITPro.works

Peloton has announced that it intends to acquire Precor, one of the world’s largest suppliers of commercial fitness equipment. You probably recognize the Precor brand name if you’ve ever spent … Read More

Entrepreneurs say regulatory constraints are hampering commercial applications of space tech – ITPro.works

When Payam Banazadeh and his team started Capella Space in 2016, they had visions of providing private industry with a wealth of new data that they could use in all … Read More

Rocket Lab successfully launches 10 Earth observation satellites in 15th commercial mission – ITPro.works

New Zealand launch provider Rocket Lab has put its 15th commercial payload into space, delivering 10 Earth observation satellites each to their own orbit. The company is getting back into … Read More

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