SpaceX Scrubs Starlink Launch, Watches Weather for Friday Attempt

@SpaceX scrubs #Starlink launch, aims for 2nd attempt Friday. […]

SpaceX Readies for Four-Flight September, Crew Dragon Boosters to Fly Again

With 1 launch already in the bag, @SpaceX is readying for up to 4 #Falcon9 launches in Sept, including the critical #GPSIII04 for @SpaceForceDoD […]

Remembering the Shuttle Night Landings (Part 2)

37 years after STS-8, AmericaSpace looks back at some of the highs & lows of landing the Space Shuttle at night. […]

NASA Certifies Orion for Flight to the Moon on Artemis-1 Next Year

Technicians at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida work on the Artemis I Orion spacecraft, attaching its adapter (SA) cone on Aug. 20, 2020. It’s one of the final major hardware operations Orion will undergo during closeout processing before being hoisted atop the SLS rocket for the first Artemis mission in late 2021. Photo: […]

Remembering the First Shuttle Night Landing, OTD in 1983 (Part 1)

OTD in 1983, #Challenger landed at night after STS-8. It was the first of 26 shuttle night landings. […]

As Crew-1 Dragon Arrives in Florida, NASA Eyes 23 October Launch to ISS

Crew-1 astronauts @Astro_Illini, @VicGlover, @Astro_Soichi & Shannon Walker are 2 months from launch to @Space_Station. Their ride to space arrived on the Space Coast last week. […]

Voyage to Venus: Remembering NASA's Magellan Mission, 30 Years On

@NASA’s Magellan spacecraft arrived at #Venus 30yr ago today, to begin a campaign of mapping which revealed Earth’s Twisted Sister in unprecedented detail. […]

SpaceX Flies 90th Falcon 9, Resumes Starlink Launch Cadence

After 3 fruitless attempts, @SpaceX resumed #Starlink launches early Friday. Also deployed were a pair of rideshare payloads on behalf of @SpaceflightInc & @BlackSky_Inc […]

Snakebitten Falcon 9 Mission Targets Friday Launch

Six weeks later than planned, and after 3 fruitless launch attempts, @SpaceX, @SpaceflightInc & @BlackSky_Inc stand ready to fly atop #Falcon9 as soon as Thursday. […]

Critical Artemis-1 SLS Component Arrives in Florida

Another critical component for NASA’s SLS heavylift rocket arrived in Florida on Wednesday, for launch on the Artemis-1 mission late next year. […]