NASA’s progress on Orion has everyone talking.
In Today’s Deep Space Extra… NASA readies the next Orion crew capsule for a key 2018 deep space test, while exploration advocates raise concerns over proposed budgets for the spacecraft and its Space Launch System heavy lift rocket. Human Deep Space Exploration NASA prepares Orion spacecraft for its first big mission ABC News (2/11): The […]
Hubble’s second servicing mission went off without a hitch.
In Today’s Deep Space Extra… The President’s 2017 budget proposal suggests plans for NASA’s asteroid mission may be changing. Human Deep Space Exploration NASA’s asteroid mission isn’t dead yet Ars Technica (2/10): President Obama’s 2017 NASA budget proposal seems to raise questions about the future of the Asteroid Retrieval Mission fashioned by the space agency in […]
The successor to Hubble just got one step closer to its permanent home in space.
In Today’s Deep Space Extra… U.S. President’s proposed NASA budget would trim spending on human exploration systems, robotic mission to Europa. Human Deep Space Exploration NASA packs a big vision for space exploration into smaller $19 billion budget Geekwire.com (2/9): The White House faces likely opposition from Congress over the proposed $19 billion NASA spending plan for […]