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Tethers Unlimited Inc’s (TUI) Firmamentum division have announced a collaboration with Space Systems Loral (SSL) that will allow them to demonstrate their on-orbit manufacturing technology, specifically for building kilometer scal [...]

Recent news from 3D printing giant, Stratasys (NASDAQ:SSYS), marks another milestone passed as 3D printing advances and becomes further integrated with traditional manufacturing processes. The aerospace industry was an early adopt [...]

The National Space Society (NSS) program Enterprise in Space (EIS), are calling for university teams to send in their visions of interplanetary transport, construction, and habitats for the opportunity to have them fabricated in s [...]

3D printing is making space more accessible, but can it help “protect our planet from both outer space threats and from those who seek to disturb the peace on Earth?” Igor Ashurbeyli, writing in ROOM – The Space Journal where he i [...]

Elon Musk and his SpaceX project may have attracted the most attention at the recent 67th International Astronautical Congress (IAC), but as World Space Week begins today we present four enterprises using 3D printing to reach for [...]

“Are we alone?” asked Lockheed Martin’s Tony Antonelli at a special event during the 67th International Aeronautical Congress (IAC) yesterday. This was not a reference to the packed event hall at Guadalajara’s Expo venue, but one [...]

3D printing is at the core of Elon Musk’s ambitious plan to transport more than a million people to Mars during the next forty to one hundred years. Buzz Aldrin, Bill Nye and other luminaries of the scientific and astronautic worl [...]

China’s Fourth Seminar for Advanced Technology in the Titanium Industry was closed on 22nd August in Chengdu. Jointly held by Sichuan University, Chongqing University, and the Metal institute of Sichuan Province, this is the most [...]

Shortly after successfully 3D printing the engine and all primary components, Rocket Lab has announced the completion of the launch platform for its Electron rocket. Housed at a private orbital launch site on the Mahia Peninsula i [...]

Lockheed Martin, the aerospace company, have filed a patent for a new kind of 3D printer. The patent, filed on April 4 by inventor David G. Findley, describes a new way of 3D printing which would use a pre-ceramic polymer and nano [...]