|Bigelow Aerospace in negotiations with NASA to add ISS module|
Bigelow Aerospace LLC may get a boost toward that goal by landing its first award from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, an agreement to build a module for the International Space Station. The value of the contract, which may come this year, is still being negotiated, NASA says. It is called the Bigelow Expandable Activity Module.
|A Bigelow inflatable module is likely post-2013, noted SpaceflightNow in 2011|
Robert T. Bigelow explained his goals to place inflatable space vehicles in an interview with a Las Vegas television station nearly two-years ago.