International norms for space. Next try for an Artemis test launch. New Shepard's abort system triggered during uncrewed test flight. Diversifying launch services. Drawing lessons from the space dimensions of Russia's war against Ukraine. Space Force recruiting.
Artemis test-flight scrubbed. State of the Space Industrial Base report released. US senators push for reversal of Ligado satellite network decision. International norms will need to accommodate private sector space operations.
US NRO and USAF seek to coordinate operations. US NRO and USAF also working to expand use of commercial services. Russian combat space operations during the war against Ukraine. US Defense Business Board recommends permanent status for Mentor-Protege Program. US Congress looks for more SBIR/STTR accountability.
Lt. Gen. Salzman nominated to succeed Gen. Raymond at Space Force. Space Force establishes a cryptologic component. Russia announces intent to depart the ISS by 2024 (again). Russia and US agree to fly joint crews later this year. New direction for Roscosmos. Space business trends.
Technology goals for Space Force. Space Force acquisition policies and procedures. Wartime lessons about space capability. Rogozin is out at Roscosmos. The James Webb Space Telescope has published images of the starry heavens above