Eleventh SpaceX Commercial Resupply Mission to Space Station Set for Launch Nasa Image of the Day: June 01 2017
Testing the Parker Solar Probe for Space
The Parker Solar...
This legacy photo from May of 2015 shows the fifth floor of Chamber A at Johnson Space Center. Chamber A is the giant thermal vacuum test chamber that will be used for an end-to-end test of the James Webb Space Telescope in 2017. This photo was taken before the start of a test on the Webb telescope Pathfinder. The Pathfinder is a test version of the telescope. The contamination control engineer on the left is doing his final FOD (Foreign Object Debris) inspection. In the center of this…
NASA engineers closed a summer of successful hot fire testing Aug. 30 for flight controllers on engines that will help power the new Space Launch System (SLS) rocket being built to carry astronauts to deep-space destinations, including Mars. via NASA
As of today, August Expedition 48 Commander Jeff Williams has accumulated 500 days of living in space over four missions. Williams, who is scheduled to return to Earth Sept. will break NASA astronaut Scott Kelly’s record of 520 days on Aug.
Orion Crew Module for Exploration Mission-1 Lifted to Test Stand
A satellite is ejected from the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) Small Satellite Orbital Deployer on the International Space Station on Dec. The satellite is actually two small satellites that, once at .
Expedition 49 Launch to the International Space Station Nasa Image of the Day: October 19 2016
Structural Test Version of the Intertank for NASA's Deep Space Rocket
Structural Test Version of the Intertank for NASA's New Deep Space Rocket The intertank is the second piece of structural hardware for the massive Space Launch System core stage built at NASA's Michoud Assembly Facility in New Orleans and delivered to Marshall Space Flight Center for testing.
Robert Lawrence: America's First African-American Astronaut