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. […]

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. […]

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. […]

Artemis Team Draws on American Space Experience, Talent, Expertise

@NASAArtemis names 18 @NASA_Astronauts to support early missions to the Moon. Among their number are the most experienced African-American astronaut, two members of the in-space Expedition 64 crew and a former schoolteacher. […]

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. […]

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. […]

SpaceX, NASA Launch Crew-1; First U.S. Crewed Night Launch in 10 Years

@SpaceX & @NASA have launched #Crew1 astros @Astro_Illini, @VicGlover, @Astro_Soichi & Shannon Walker to @Space_Station. Docking due on Monday night. […]

Crew-1 Readies for Sunday Launch, 28-Hour Trek to Space Station

@NASA & @SpaceX are set to launch #Crew1 at 7:27 p.m. EST Sunday, for 28hr trek to @Space_Station. But the weather may have other ideas. […]