Weather 60-Percent Favorable for NET Tuesday Launch of OFT-2

@NASA is aiming for no sooner than Tuesday, 3 August, to launch OFT-2 Starliner mission, with a predicted 60-percent probability of acceptable weather. […]

Rocket Lab's Electron Booster Returns to Flight, Delivers Monolith Payload to Orbit

@RocketLab returned safely to flight early Thursday, launching the Monolith payload on behalf of @SpaceForceDoD. […]

Falcon Heavy to Launch NASA Mission to Explore Jupiter's Moon Europa in 2024

NASA has selected SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy rocket to launch the first-ever mission to conduct detailed investigations of Jupiter’s moon Europa on the Europa Clipper mission, slated to launch in October 2024 from Launch Complex 39A at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center. Photo left: Mike Killian / AmericaSpace.com. Image right credit NASA

NASA has awarded SpaceX a $178 […]

NASA's Mars Helicopter Delivers 'Bird's Eye' Views from 9th Flight, Perseverance Prepares for First Sampling

This view from Ingenuity shows the location called “Raised Ridges,” which is thought to be part of an ancient fracture system where water may have flowed underground. You can see one “foot” of the helicopter on the left side as well as the helicopter’s shadow on the ground at the bottom of the image. […]

New Shepard Lifts Siblings, Youngest, Oldest Space Travelers Above Kármán Line

@BlueOrigin succeeded Tuesday in launching 4 humans beyond the 62-mile (100-km) “Kármán Line” atop New Shepard booster. […]

Starliner Stacked Atop Rocket for Launch of Boeing's 2nd Orbital Flight Test July 30

Boeing’s Starliner crew capsule is mated atop the ULA Atlas V rocket which will launch the spacecraft on an un-crewed second orbital flight test to & from the International Space Station for NASA as soon as July 30, pending a Flight Readiness Review set for July 22. Photos: ULA

Boeing’s CST-100 Starliner spacecraft is […]

Atlas Rocket Stacked, Awaits Starliner's Arrival for 2nd Orbital Flight Test July 30

The uniquely configured ULA AtlasV rocket is assembled following initial stacking operations for the launch of Boeing’s CST-100 Starliner spacecraft for the OFT-2 mission for NASA’s Commercial Crew program to the International Space Station. Launch is targeted for no sooner than July 30. Photos: ULA

United Launch Alliance (ULA) is full steam ahead at […]

Virgin Galactic Completes First Fully-Crewed Flight to Edge of Space

@VirginGalactic has exceeded the U.S.-defined lowermost limit for the edge of space with Sunday’s successful flight of VSS Unity. […]

Landsat-9, Booster Arrive at Vandenberg, As ULA Prepares for Busy Launch Manifest

After a relatively “light” start to the year in terms of launches, @ULALaunch is gearing up for a busy 2nd half of 2021. […]

LauncherOne Achieves Second Successful Mission, Lifts Seven Payloads to Orbit

On its 2nd flight of 2021, @VirginOrbit’s #LauncherOne air-launched booster has lifted 7 payloads for 3 nations to low-Earth orbit. […]