NASA to Air Rescheduled Launch, Capture of Cargo Ship to Space Station

Sep 21

A Japanese cargo spacecraft loaded with more than four tons of supplies, spare parts, and experiment hardware is scheduled to launch from the Tanegashima Space Center in southern Japan to the International Space Station at 12:05 p.m. EDT Tuesday, Sept. 24 (1:05 a.m. Sept. 25 in Japan). Live coverage on NASA Television and the agency’s website will

Australian Government Commits to Join NASA in Lunar Exploration and Beyond

Sep 21

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has announced his nation’s intention to join the United States’ Moon to Mars exploration approach, including NASA’s Artemis lunar program.

NASA Television to Broadcast Next Space Station Crew Launch, Docking

Sep 20

A multinational crew, including NASA astronaut Jessica Meir and the first space traveler from the United Arab Emirates (UAE), is scheduled to launch to the International Space Station Wednesday, Sept. 25. NASA Television and the agency’s website will provide live coverage of the crew’s launch and arrival.

NASA, Australian Space Agency to Sign Joint Statement at NASA Headquarters

Sep 20

Media are invited to a joint signing ceremony between NASA and the Australian Space Agency at 9 a.m. EDT Saturday, Sept. 21, at NASA Headquarters in Washington.

India’s Chandrayaan-2 Marks 60 Years of Moon Crashes and Hard Landings

Sep 20

The solar system is littered with the remains of crushed spacecraft.

India’s Chandrayaan-2 Marks 60 Years of Moon Crashes and Hard Landings

Sep 20

The solar system is littered with the remains of crushed spacecraft.

NASA Awards $2.3 Million in Fellowships to US Universities for Aviation, Planetary, Space Research

Sep 18

NASA has awarded fellowships to 14 minority-serving institutions through its Minority University Research and Education Project (MUREP) and five majority institutions through its Aeronautics Research Mission Directorate (ARMD), all totaling $2.3 millio…

NASA Opens Accreditation for Launch of Mission to Explore Ionosphere

Sep 16

NASA has opened media accreditation for the launch of its Ionospheric Connection Explorer (ICON) mission, targeted to be air-launched over the Atlantic Ocean on a Northrop Grumman Pegasus XL rocket Wednesday, Oct. 9.

Brad Pitt to Speak with NASA Astronaut on Space Station about Artemis Program

Sep 15

As NASA prepares to send the first woman and next man to the Moon by 2024 under the Artemis program, Brad Pitt is playing an astronaut in his latest film, and now the actor will have the opportunity to discuss what it’s truly like to live and work in space with a NASA crew member living aboard the International Space Station.

NASA Funds CubeSat Pathfinder Mission to Unique Lunar Orbit

Sep 13

NASA has awarded a $13.7 million contract to Advanced Space of Boulder, Colorado, to develop and operate a CubeSat mission to the same lunar orbit targeted for Gateway – an orbiting outpost astronauts will visit before descending to the surface of the Moon in a landing system as part of NASA’s Artemis program.