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  • Coverage Set for NASA Test of Orion Abort System for Moon to Mars Missions
    on June 25, 2019 at 8:44 pm

    NASA Television will broadcast launch and prelaunch activities for the Ascent Abort-2 flight test of the launch abort system for NASA’s Orion spacecraft’s, which will help pave the way for Artemis missions with astronauts to the Moon and then Mars. […]

  • NASA Awards Contract for Second Mobile Launcher at Kennedy Space Center
    on June 25, 2019 at 8:30 pm

    NASA has selected Bechtel National, Inc., of Reston, Virginia, to design and build a second mobile launch platform, known as Mobile Launcher 2 or ML2, for Exploration Ground Systems at the agency’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida. […]

  • NASA Technology Missions Launch on SpaceX Falcon Heavy
    on June 25, 2019 at 10:08 am

    NASA technology demonstrations, which one day could help the agency get astronauts to Mars, and science missions, which will look at the space environment around Earth and how it affects us, have launched into space on a Falcon Heavy rocket. […]

  • NASA Astronaut Anne McClain, Crewmates Return from Space Station Mission
    on June 25, 2019 at 2:49 am

    NASA astronaut Anne McClain and two of her Expedition 59 crewmates returned to Earth from the International Space Station Monday, landing safely in Kazakhstan at 10:47 p.m. EDT (8:47 a.m. Tuesday, June 25, local time) after months of science and four spacewalks aboard the microgravity laboratory. […]

  • Media Invited to See Progress on NASA’s Space Launch System for Its First Moon Mission
    on June 21, 2019 at 8:00 pm

    Media are invited to NASA’s Michoud Assembly Facility in New Orleans at 9:30 a.m. CDT Friday, June 28, to view progress on the rocket core stage for the Space Launch System’s Artemis 1 Moon mission. […]

  • NASA Invites Media to Renaming Ceremony for West Virginia Facility
    on June 21, 2019 at 7:19 pm

    Media are invited to a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 10 a.m. EDT Tuesday, July 2, celebrating the renaming of NASA’s Katherine Johnson Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V) Facility in Fairmont, West Virginia, after the West Virginia native and storied NASA icon. […]

  • NASA Invites Media to Opening of Newly-Restored Apollo Mission Control Center
    on June 20, 2019 at 9:48 pm

    Fifty years ago, an unparalleled team of experts in a mission control center at NASA’s Johnson Space Center in Houston landed the first humans on the Moon. Media are invited to join NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine for the reopening of this historic and newly-restored facility at 9 a.m. CDT Friday, June 28. […]