Category: News

Successful Demo-2 Docks to the International Space Station

A Turning Point for ISS Research LEXINGTON, KY. (May 31, 2020) – Today, we continue to celebrate another milestone with the successful docking of SpaceX’s Crew Dragon to the International Space Station. Astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken made their way to join NASA colleague Chris Cassidy and Russian cosmonauts, Anatoly Ivanishin and Ivan Vagner, […]

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Space Tango Welcomes Director of Strategic Engagement and External Affairs

Martin-Brennan Recognized Aerospace Industry Leader LEXINGTON, Ky. (April 30, 2020) — Space Tango today announced the hiring of Cindy Martin-Brennan as the Director of Strategic Engagement and External Affairs. Martin-Brennan is a leader in government relations and stakeholder communications with 35 years of professional experience in the aerospace industry. Martin-Brennan will lead stakeholder engagement and […]

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Space Tango Wins NASA Utilization Awards for LEO Commercialization of Biomedical Applications

Continued Focus on Development of Automated Capabilities and Infrastructure Supporting Creation of a New Sector in the Space Economy LEXINGTON, Ky. – April 8, 2020 – Space Tango, a leader in the commercialization of low-Earth orbit (LEO) for discovery and on-orbit manufacturing across a wide range of applications, today announced the award of three projects […]

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Successful Liftoff for SpaceX CRS-19 and CubeLab Investigations

LEXINGTON, Ky. (December 5, 2019) – Space Tango successfully launched two CubeLab investigations today on the nineteenth SpaceX Commercial Resupply Services Mission (CRS-19) to the International Space Station (ISS). Stem Cells in Space – National Stem Cell Foundation (NSCF), Aspen Neuroscience, New York Stem Cell Foundation (NYSCF) Research Insititute The NSCF-funded collaboration between researchers at […]

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Space Tango Advances Neurological Disease Research in Microgravity

First-in-kind Investigations Utilizing 3-Dimensional Human Brain Organoid Models and Advanced Automated Cell Culturing Capabilities Launched to ISS on SpaceX CRS-18 Mission LEXINGTON, Ky. (July 25, 2019) – Space Tango successfully launched two human brain organoid models on the SpaceX Commercial Resupply Services Mission (CRS-18) to the International Space Station (ISS). To date, the lack of […]

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Space Tango Announces ISS Flow Chemistry Collaboration with Boston University Beeler Research Group

Joint Development of Automated, Modular Flow Chemistry Platform for Use On-Orbit LEXINGTON, Ky., June 12, 2019  — Space Tango announced today a collaboration with the Beeler Research Group from the Boston University Department of Chemistry to develop a fully-automated system to support chemical reactions on-orbit. The Beeler Research Group was selected by the International Space […]

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Space Tango Launches Second On-Orbit Commercial Manufacturing Payload on NG-11

FOMS to Conduct First Optical Fiber Commercial Manufacturing During Mission LEXINGTON, Ky. (April 18, 2019) – An investigation from FOMS, Inc., with the capacity to manufacture 100 km of optical fibers and evaluating the autonomous production of fiber optic cable in microgravity, was successfully launched yesterday as one of several Space Tango payloads on Northrop […]

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Space Tango Unveils ST-42 for Scalable Manufacturing in Space for Earth-Based Applications

Company Announces Plans for Autonomous, Robotic Low Earth Orbit Platform Facilitating Development of New Sectors in the Space Economy LEXINGTON, Ky. (NOVEMBER 15, 2018) – Space Tango, a leader in the commercialization of space through R&D, bioengineering and manufacturing in microgravity, today announced ST-42, a fully autonomous robotic orbital platform designed specifically for scalable manufacturing […]

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Unique Collaboration Utilizing the International Space Station Accelerates Parkinson’s Disease and Multiple Sclerosis Research

NSCF, Summit for Stem Cell Foundation, NYSCF, and Space Tango to Send First PD and MS Patient-derived Cells to be Studied in Microgravity LEXINGTON, Ky. (October 23, 2018) – The National Stem Cell Foundation (NSCF), Summit for Stem Cell Foundation, The New York Stem Cell Foundation (NYSCF) Research Institute, and Space Tango today announced a bi-coastal […]

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Space Tango Launches Microgravity Hemp Enterprise

New, Dedicated Venture to Focus on Hemp for Earth-Based Biomedical Applications and the Future Space Economy LEXINGTON, Ky. (October 4, 2018) – Space Tango, a leader in the commercialization of space through R&D, bioengineering and manufacturing in microgravity, today announced the creation of a  new subsidiary enterprise focused on research and development surrounding the plant biology […]

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