As CRS-21 Dragon Splashes Down, Next U.S. Cargo Mission Gears Up for February Launch

As @SpaceX wraps up its 1st Dragon cargo mission of 2021, @Space_Station gears up for multiple U.S. cargo-carrying visiting vehicles this year. […]

New Boeing-Built Solar Arrays to Provide Power Hike for Space Station

@NASA & @Boeing will upgrade the @Space_Station legacy solar arrays in 2021-2022 with new hardware. […]

CRS-21 Dragon Packed With Science, Ahead of Monday Return to Earth

@SpaceX #Dragon will return over 5,200 pounds (2,350 kg) of science results (and a many-times-used space suit) back home on Monday and into scientists’ hands in record-setting time. […]

NG-14 Cygnus Departs Space Station, Two Weeks of Autonomous Fire Safety, Tech Experiments Ahead

@NorthropGrumman #Cygnus #NG14 cargo ship departed the @Space_Station early Wednesday, bound for 2wks of autonomous fire safety & tech experiments. […]

Crew-1's Glover Sets New Records for African-American Astronauts

At 7:13 p.m. EST Monday, #Crew1 & #ArtemisTeam member @AstroVicGlover becomes the most flight-experienced African-American astronaut with 43 days in space, passing @Astro_Stephanie. […]

Astronaut Team for SpaceX Crew-3 Mission to Set New Records

@Astro_Raja, @AstroMarshburn & @Astro_Matthias are training for Crew-3, as Chari becomes only the 6th American to command his first space mission. […]

SpaceX Launches 100th Successful Falcon 9 with CRS-21, ISS Docking Expected Monday

SpaceX CRS-21 heads to orbit atop Falcon 9 from Kennedy Space Center on Dec 6, 2020. Photo: Mike Killian / AmericaSpace.com

SpaceX has completed its 100th fully successful Falcon 9 launch, having triumphantly boosted the CRS-21 Dragon cargo ship on the first leg of its day-long journey to the International Space Station (ISS). The […]

SpaceX, NASA Count Down to Sunday Morning CRS-21 Dragon Launch

@SpaceX & @NASA plan to launch #CRS21 Dragon to @Space_Station at 11:17 a.m. EST Sunday, 6 Dec. […]

NASA, SpaceX Watch Weather as Space Station Prepares for Dual-Dragon Ops

@NASA & @SpaceX are aiming to launch #CRS21 mission to @Space_Station at 11:39 a.m. EST Saturday, if the weather gods play ball. […]

The Bringer of Power: Remembering STS-97, OTD in 2000

As @NASA celebrates #SpaceStation20th anniversary, we look back on STS-97, the mission which turned @Space_Station from just another big spacecraft into one of the brightest objects in the sky. […]