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Space Florida moves forward on jobs, landing facility projects
Space Florida recently approved agreements to move forward with three mystery projects designed to bring 150 jobs to …
Leonid meteor shower could bring an outburst of up to 250 meteors per hour
Known as some of the fastest meteors around, the Leonids blaze across the night sky annually during the …
Boeing-Built X-37B Completes Sixth Mission, Sets New Endurance Record
Boeing confirms a successful completion the sixth mission the reusable X-37b spaceplane has now flown over 1.3 billion …
Section of destroyed shuttle Challenger found on ocean floor
A large section of the destroyed space shuttle Challenger has been found buried in sand at the bottom …
NASA Prepares Rocket, Spacecraft Ahead of Tropical Storm Nicole, Re-targets Launch
NASA is continuing to monitor Tropical Storm Nicole and has decided to re-target a launch for the Artemis …
ULA Sets Path Forward for Inaugural Vulcan Flight Test
United Launch Alliance is nearing completion of the development of the next-generation Vulcan Centaur launch vehicle and sets …
Astronauts set to return home from the International Space Station today
Four astronauts are expected to board their SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule and return home from the International Space …
NASA’s SpaceX Crew-4 Targets New Return Date Weather Permitting
NASA and SpaceX are now targeting no earlier than 11:35am Friday, Oct. 14, for the agency’s Crew-4 undocking …
SpaceX announces 1st crewmembers of Starships second commercial space flight around the moon
Dennis and Akiko Tito are the first two crewmembers announced on Starship’s second commercial spaceflight around the Moon.
NASA Sets Date for Next Launch Attempt for Artemis I Moon Mission
NASA is targeting the next launch attempt of the Artemis I mission for Monday, Nov. 14 with liftoff …
NASA’s DART mission will slam into an asteroid’s moon today
A NASA spacecraft will deliberately slam into an asteroid Monday, and it’s all in the name of planetary …
Artemis I Managers Wave Off Sept. 27 Launch, Preparing for Rollback
NASA is foregoing a launch opportunity Tuesday, Sept. 27, and preparing for rollback, while continuing to watch the …
NASA waits to decide on Artemis Launch, Space Force give 20% of GO
A hurricane is threatening Florida next week but NASA is continuing to target Tuesday for the Artemis 1 …
Crew-5 Enters Quarantine for Mission to Space Station“>Crew-5 Enters Quarantine for Mission to Space Station
NASA astronauts Nicole Mann and Josh Cassada, along with JAXA astronaut Koichi Wakata and Roscosmos cosmonaut Anna Kikina, …
Teams Replace Seals on Artemis I Moon Rocket, Prepare for Tanking Test
Engineers have replaced the seals associated with the hydrogen leak detected during the #Artemis I launch attempt on …
NASA Continues to Review Options for Next Attempt, Prepare to Replace Seal
NASA teams have decided to replace the seal on an interface, called the quick disconnect, between the liquid …
Mission Managers Give “Go” for Sept. 3 Launch of Artemis I
The countdown to launch has resumed, and the Artemis I mission management team met this afternoon to review …
NASA Awards SpaceX 5 more Crew Flights to Space Station
NASA has awarded five additional missions to SpaceX for crew transportation services to the International Space Station as …
Plantation Ruins: 250-year-old History Preserved at Kennedy
The discovery and preservation of the Elliot Sugar Plantation, a 250-year-old settlement almost lost to history, is located …
First Artemis 1 launch attempt scrubbed
NASA scrubbed the first attempt to launch its Space Launch System rocket and Orion spacecraft Aug. 29 after …