In Today’s Extra… The U.S. House has approved a 2018 spending increase for NASA. Long-running Cassini mission to Saturn draws to a close.
In Today’s Deep Space Extra… NASA’s Kennedy Space Center remains closed as storm damage assessments continue. NASA educator astronaut Joe Acaba embarked on his third spaceflight this week.
In Today’s Extra… The International Space Station resumed six-person operations with the arrival of three U.S. and Russian astronauts launched late Tuesday from Kazakhstan. Hurricane Irma appears to have spared NASA’s Kennedy Space Center and Cape Canaveral Air Force Station major damage.
In Today’s Extra… Post Irma storm damage assessments are underway at NASA and U.S. Air Force launch facilities on Florida’s Space Coast.
In Today’s Extra… Emergency operations teams watched over Central Florida space launch sites as Hurricane Irma lashed the sunshine state. The White House and Congress have agreed on hurricane relief as well as temporary budget appropriation measures as the start of 2018 fiscal year nears.