In Today’s Deep Space Extra… Vice President Mike Pence reasserts the administration’s commitment to space in a speech at the 2019 Satellite Conference. NASA’s latest cargo mission to the six person International Space Station (ISS) reached its destination early Monday as the ISS hits its stride in science. NASA’s plans for a human landing in 2024 begin to take shape.
Human Space Exploration
Pence reaffirms administration’s support for space
SpaceNews.com (5/6): In a Monday speech before the Satellite 2019 Conference in Washington, U.S. Vice President Mike Pence endorsed a White House commitment to moving ahead in space without making specific new announcements. “Since day one of our administration, we’ve worked to restore America’s proud leadership in space,” said the vice president. “Leadership is essential to our nation’s security, our prosperity and our very way of life.”
SpaceX cargo ship reaches Space Station
Spaceflightnow.com/CBS News (5/6): Early Monday, NASA’s 17th NASA SpaceX contracted resupply mission to the International Space Station (ISS) carried out a successful rendezvous to deliver more than 5,500 pounds of crew supplies, scientific equipment and technology equipment.
NASA’s plan for a human lunar landing in 2024 takes shape
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