ISS-Bound NG-15 Cygnus Honors 'Hidden Figure' Katherine Johnson

@Astro_Soichi & @Astro_Illini are primed to grapple @NorthropGrumman’s #Cygnus & its load of cargo for @Space_Station early Monday morning […]

Wide Range of Science Heading to Space Station on Next Cygnus Mission, NET 20 Feb

@NASA & @NorthropGrumman will launch a heavyweight #Cygnus cargo ship to @Space_Statio NET Saturday, 20 Feb. […]

Dragon Resilience To Break Five-Decade-Old Skylab 4 Record Tonight

At 8:42:47 p.m. EST Sunday, #Crew1 astronauts @Astro_Illini, @AstroVicGlover, @Astro_Soichi & Shannon Walker will break Skylab 4’s 84-day record for the longest single voyage by a U.S. crewed spacecraft. […]

Expedition 64 Spacewalkers Complete ISS Upgrades, Battery Tasks

@Astro_Illini & @AstroVicGlover spent 5hr 20min outside @Space_Station, breezing through their “to-do” list…and more besides! […]

Spacewalkers Complete Columbus Upgrades, Look Ahead to Monday EVA

@Astro_Illini & @AstroVicGlover completed a successful @Space_Station upgrades EVA yesterday, making Glover only the 6th African-American to do a spacewalk…and the 1st in almost a full decade. […]

Astronauts to Conduct Wednesday Spacewalk to Upgrade Lab on ISS

@Astro_Illini & @AstroVicGlover will perform 6.5hr spacewalk on Wednesday to upgrade @ESA #Columbus lab & prepare for new solar arrays. […]

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. […]

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 […]

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. […]

Dragon Resilience Crew Discusses Falcon 9 Ride, Living in Space

#Crew1 astronauts @Astro_Illini, @AstroVicGlover, @Astro_Soichi & Shannon Walker talked about launch, bedroom arrangements & science as they settle into @Space_Station. […]