Archive for "Space Shuttle News"

NASA, SpaceX Invite Media to Crew-1 Mission Update, Target New Launch Date

Oct 26

NASA and SpaceX now are targeting 7:49 p.m. EST Saturday, Nov. 14, for the launch of the first crew rotation mission to the International Space Station as part of the agency’s Commercial Crew Program.

Astronauts in Space to Discuss 20th Anniversary of International Space Station

Oct 26

NASA astronaut Kate Rubins and cosmonauts Sergey Ryzhikov and Sergey Kud-Sverchkov of the Russian space agency Roscosmos will discuss their mission and the upcoming 20th anniversary of continuous human presence aboard the International Space Station du…

NASA Invites Media to Next SpaceX Space Station Cargo Launch

Oct 23

Media accreditation is open for the launch of the next SpaceX delivery of NASA science investigations, supplies, and equipment to the International Space Station.

Landing Coverage Set for NASA Astronaut Chris Cassidy, Space Station Crew

Oct 15

NASA will provide live coverage of the return to Earth for agency astronaut Chris Cassidy and two Russian cosmonauts Wednesday, Oct. 21, after six months aboard the International Space Station.

NASA Hosts Virtual Destination Station with Astronaut Christina Koch, Scientists

Oct 8

NASA astronaut Christina Koch, along with other representatives from the agency and the International Space Station U.S. National Laboratory, will participate in a virtual panel Wednesday, Oct. 14, to highlight how the International Space Station’s unique features and research capabilities can advance research and technology development.

NASA, Boeing Announce Crew Changes for Starliner Crew Flight Test

Oct 7

Veteran NASA astronaut Barry “Butch” Wilmore will join astronauts Mike Fincke and Nicole Mann for NASA’s Boeing Crew Flight Test, the inaugural crewed flight of the CST-100 Starliner launching to the International Space Station in 2021.

NASA Invites Media, Public to Watch Cargo Launch to Space Station

Sep 24

NASA commercial cargo provider Northrop Grumman is targeting 9:16 p.m. EDT Friday, Oct. 2, for the launch of its 14th resupply mission to the International Space Station.

NASA Highlights Science, Business on Next Northrop Grumman Mission to Space Station

Sep 21

NASA will host a media teleconference at 1 p.m. EDT Thursday, Sept. 24, to discuss science investigations, technology demonstrations, and commercial products launching on Northrop Grumman’s 14th commercial resupply mission for the agency to the International Space Station.

NASA to Host Preview Briefings, Interviews for First Crew Rotation Mission with SpaceX

Sep 17

NASA will highlight the first crew rotational flight of a U.S. commercial spacecraft with astronauts to the International Space Station with a trio of news conferences beginning 11 a.m. EDT Tuesday, Sept. 29.

Watch the October 1 Antares Launch from Wallops

Sep 10

Spend a night with friends and family watching the launch of Northrop Grumman’s Antares rocket at 9:38 p.m. EDT, Thursday, October 1, from the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport at NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility.