In Today’s Deep Space Extra… The Coalition for Deep Space Exploration joins the nation in recognizing our veterans – and their families. Thank you for your sacrifice and your service.
Boeing and Aerojet Rocketdyne reach a milestone in Space Launch System (SLS) core stage development. A human return to the surface of the Moon in 2024 is achievable if the goal can transcend politics, according to a noted scientist. NASA’s archived Apollo lunar samples are getting a new assessment with the latest technologies. “Hidden Figures” receive Congressional Gold Medals.
Human Space Exploration
All four engines are attached to the SLS core stage for Artemis I missionCoalition Members in the News – Aerojet Rocketdyne, BoeingNASA (11/8): In a milestone for NASA’s first Space Launch System (SLS) test flight, the core stage of the towering rocket’s Boeing core stage has been equipped with its fourth and final RS-25 main engine provided by Aerojet Rocketdyne. After more ground testing, the Artemis 1 test flight will send an uncrewed Orion capsule launched by the SLS around the Moon and back to Earth for an ocean splashdown and recovery.
The 2020 Mars rover: A stepping stone to humans on MarsThe Hill (11/2): NASA’s ...