A Legacy of Innovation

Throughout the last 50 years, Boeing and its heritage companies have been integral in every major endeavor to escape Earth’s gravity. From the first Mercury capsule, to the current International Space Station, and beyond to the Space Launch System, Boeing has and will take humans and technology farther than they’ve ever been. 

Space  Features

Full Throttle for Rocket Production

May 31, 2019 in Space

The second of three major joins that make up the Space Launch System core stage is underway in New Orleans, taking America a giant leap closer to launching NASA’s Artemis missions.


Boeing reveals prototype of Gateway lunar orbiter

May 06, 2019 in Space

Boeing has unveiled its Gateway Demonstrator, a prototype of the deep-space outpost that is key to the United States’ plan to return astronauts to the moon’s surface within five years.


Boeing-developed spacesuit material to be tested outside ISS

May 03, 2019 in Space

A unique material developed by a Boeing engineer to protect spacewalkers has been launched to the International Space Station (ISS) for its most challenging test yet.


Ready for Orbit! Starliner Passes Environmental Qualification Testing

April 11, 2019 in Space

“Test like you fly” is a mantra Boeing’s CST-100 Starliner team takes to heart, proven by the success of a recent environmental test campaign.


Take a Load Off

February 11, 2019 in Space

Several billion points of data prove Starliner is structurally sound for flight.


Stacking NASA’s Giant Rocket

February 08, 2019 in Space

Boeing employees at NASA's Michoud facility complete a forward join on the SLS rocket core stage.


Rocket testing lifts off at NASA Marshall

January 23, 2019 in Space

The liquid hydrogen tank for Space Launch System is lifted in place in preparation for testing.