Slot CA05F Nissan R390 GT1 Test Le Mans 1997 slot Car 1 32 SICA05F
FLY A242 VENTURI 400 Camp.Espana 2000 New
Carrera 30856 Digital 132 BMW M4 DTM Augusto Farfus Slot Car 1 32
SCALEXTRIC A10108S300 SHARKNOSE 156 + MANDO series limited Tecnitoys 1 32 New
Carrera Digital 132 30752 Chevrolet Corvette C7.R No. 50 Light Nip
SpaceX Suffers “Anomaly” During Crew Dragon Test

SpaceX Suffers “Anomaly” During Crew Dragon Test

SpaceX and NASA have confirmed that an “anomaly” occurred yesterday during a static fire test of the SuperDraco engines on SpaceX’s Crew Dragon spacecraft.  The Crew Dragon spacecraft has eight SuperDraco engines that are used for its abort system in case of an emergency during launch or ascent to orbit.  SpaceX is readying for an in-flight abort test as part of its preparations for commercial crew flights to the International Space Station (ISS).

Qq 6305 SCALEXTRIC VOLKSWAGEN TOUAREG EFFECT MUD COLLECTION DAKAR MAS SLOT

What’s Happening in Space Policy April 21-27, 2019

Carrera 30837 - Digital 132 DTM Audi Rs 5 J.Green,No.53 New and in Original

Here is SpacePolicyOnline.com’s list of space policy events for the week of April 21-27, 2019 and any insight we can offer about them.  The House and Senate are in recess this week, except for pro forma sessions.  They return for legislative business next week.

Read More Read More

Kivelson Succeeds Harrison as Chair of Space Studies Board

Kivelson Succeeds Harrison as Chair of Space Studies Board

Margaret Kivelson is the new chair of the Space Studies Board (SSB) of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine.  She succeeds Fiona Harrison who stepped down in order to co-chair the ongoing Decadal Survey on Astronomy and Astrophysics. Harrison was the first woman to chair SSB in its 61-year history. Now Kivelson is the second.

Read More Read More

SCALEXTRIC SPAIN ALTAYA DUELS MYTHICAL PORSCHE 959 24H LE MANS 1986 MINT
ISS Crew Rotations Through Spring 2020 Do Not Include Commercial Crew Flights

ISS Crew Rotations Through Spring 2020 Do Not Include Commercial Crew Flights

SCX Ref. A10120S300 CITROEN DS3 WRC QATAT 1 32 NEW NEW

NASA released crew assignments for the International Space Station (ISS) through spring 2020 today.  Notable by their absence are flights by the two U.S. commercial crew companies, SpaceX and Boeing.  NASA had hoped that U.S. launches of ISS crews would begin this year.  Instead, U.S. crew members will be staying for longer periods of time, including what will be a record-breaking mission by Christina Koch.  She will remain for almost 11 months, returning in February 2020 instead of this fall.

Read More Read More

STPI: Human Mission to Orbit Mars in 2033 “Infeasible”

STPI: Human Mission to Orbit Mars in 2033 “Infeasible”

The Science and Technology Policy Institute’s (STPI’s) independent analysis of the possibility of sending humans to Mars in 2033 concludes that it is “infeasible under all budget scenarios and technology development and testing schedules.”  It might be possible for such a mission to depart Earth in 2037, but 2039 is more realistic, the report says.  “Mars 2033” became a rallying cry for some human spaceflight enthusiasts during the Obama Administration and although NASA’s plans have changed quite a bit since then, a sizable Mars-or-bust community remains.

Carrera Digital 132 30559 Audi A4 DTM 2008 Audi Sport Team Abt O.Jarvis

Fly A932 Porsche 911 Repsol New brand new new
Today’s Tidbits: April 15, 2019

Today’s Tidbits: April 15, 2019

Scalextric C43 Mexican Ultra Rare due Mclaren, nr mint running + proof tone qfhqhe4552-Scalextric (Pre-1980)

Item specifics

Condition:
Used: An item that has been previously used. See the seller’s listing for full details and description of ... Read moreabout the condition

Here are SpacePolicyOnline.com’s tidbits for April 15, 2019: Beresheet 2 already in the works; Falcon Heavy core stage tips over; Apollo 11’s Mike Collins wants “JFK Direct” to Mars; Skylab and shuttle astronaut Owen Garriott passes away.  Be sure to check our website for feature stories and follow us on Twitter (@SpcPlcyOnline) for more news and live tweeting of events.

Read More Read More

What’s Happening in Space Policy April 14-27, 2019

What’s Happening in Space Policy April 14-27, 2019

Here is SpacePolicyOnline.com’s list of space policy events for the next TWO weeks, April 14-27, 2019, and any insight we can offer about them.  The House and Senate are in recess until April 29, except for pro forma sessions.

LE MANS MINIATURES MIRAGE RENAULT GR8 LE MANS SCHUPPAN JARIER 132073 10 UK

Carrera Digital 132 30712 Laferrari Light Nip
Senators Unsure About Need for Space Force

Slot car SCX Scalextric Fly 99094 Lancia Beta Montecarlo Edition Rallyslot 2007

Almost two dozen members of the Senate Armed Services Committee (SASC) quizzed four top military and civilian Pentagon leaders for more than two hours today about why a Space Force is needed and how much it will cost.  In the end, there was no consensus from either Republicans or Democrats. Most seem to remain unconvinced that it will add value instead of just more bureaucracy, but are open to further discussions.

Read More Read More

Carrera Evolution 25483 MERCEDES BENZ 300 SLR Christmas Edition Limited NEW
Israeli Lunar Lander Fails in Last Moments

Israeli Lunar Lander Fails in Last Moments

Qq SCX SPAIN PLANET CARS MYTHICAL FERRARI 156 F-1 No 3 RED LTED. ED

The Israeli Beresheet lunar lander failed to make a soft landing on the Moon today, but the effort, led by Israeli non-profit SpaceIL, is being widely hailed nonetheless.  Although it did not win the $20 million Google Lunar X-Prize, the X-Prize Foundation decided to award the SpaceIL team $1 million anyway in recognition of reaching lunar orbit.  Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine and Apollo 11 astronaut Buzz Aldrin were among those praising SpaceIL and encouraging them to keep trying.

Read More Read More

Two Phases of the Moon — NASA Will Tackle Lunar Return Fast, Then Sustainably

Carrera 124 Ford Capri 40605 1 24

NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine said today that NASA is dividing its human lunar exploration program into two phases.  Phase 1, to be completed by 2024 as directed by the White House, will focus on getting astronauts to the lunar surface fast.  Phase 2, by 2028, will focus on making the program sustainable. The plan itself remains the same as before, but the Administration will request funding to accelerate it by 4 years.

Carrera 30783 Digital 132 Mercedes-Amg GT3 Lechner Racing, No.27

Top Tuning Carrera Digital 124 - BMW M1 Procar Pooh No.90 Item 23828
Slot car SCX Scalextric Fly 07031 Lola B98 10 Fly Racing 04 LMP