In Today’s Deep Space Extra… Orbital ATK Cygnus cargo mission reaches the International Space Station. Launching of NOAA’s JPSS-1 advanced weather satellite from Vandenberg Air Force Base, California, is delayed until early Wednesday.
In Today’s Deep Space Extra… Orbital ATK’s latest re-supply mission is on course to reach the International Space Station early Tuesday. NASA’s evolving role in the exploration of space moves to the orchestration of crucial advances.
In Today’s Deep Space Extra… NASA’s decision to move the planned first test launch of the Space Launch System (SLS) and Orion without astronauts should not affect plans to repeat the mission with astronauts between 2021 and 2023, Bill Gerstenmaier, the agency’s Associate Administrator for Human Exploration and Operations, tells a House oversight panel on Thursday.
In Today’s Deep Space Extra… NASA marches toward December 2019 for first Space Launch System (SLS)/Orion test launch. Vote on President Trump’s nomination of Jim Bridenstine to lead NASA moves to the full U.S. Senate.
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