EXPEDITION 39 begins March 11, 2014 and ends May 28, 2014. This expedition will include research projects focusing on human research, biology and biotechnology, physical science investigations, technology demonstrations and educational activities. Crew members will even grow plants in space. There are no planned spacewalks for Expedition 39.
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Last week, @NASA provided an update on the #Artemis program, outlining the plan for #Artemis 1 and the Gateway component https://t.co/AiDLDz3aj1 via @SpcPlcyOnline
Staging in White Sands 🚀 #CDSE member @Boeing alongside @NASA conducted landing and recovery exercises for its upcoming CST-100 Starliner missions to the International @Space_Station https://t.co/X6WBzMmKiF via @NASA
Another Artemis milestone ✔️ @NASAKennedy conducted a successful water flow test on Pad 39B's mobile launcher, the location that will launch @NASA_SLS for Artemis 1, to demonstrate the capabilities of the sound supression system https://t.co/8gPBim8rG2 via @NASA
.@NASA contract awarded for the development and operation of CubeSat mission to the same lunar orbit targeted for the Gateway. This pathfinder mission is to be the first spacecraft to operate at a near rectilinear halo orbit around the #Moon https://t.co/lEXPwJbi5J via @NASA