In Today’s Deep Space Extra… NASA Advisory Council’s Human Exploration and Operations Committee wrapped up a two day session expressing significant concerns about the schedule and complexity of NASA’s Artemis program. NASA’s Commercial Crew Program/SpaceX Demo 2 test flight with NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley nears.
Human Space Exploration
NASA advisers skeptical of agency’s ability to meet 2024 lunar landing goalCoalition Member in the News – DyneticsSpaceNews.com (5/15): Members of a NASA advisory committee expressed doubts that the agency can return humans to the moon by 2024 as currently planned, as well as concerns about the approach the agency is using to develop lunar landers. At the conclusion of a two-day meeting May 14 of the NASA Advisory Council’s Human Exploration and Operations Committee, some members said they didn’t think NASA would be able to achieve the goal of a 2024 lunar landing given the progress the agency had made so far and the experience from the Apollo program more than half a century ago.
The elephant in the room — can NASA get astronauts on the Moon by 2024?Spacepolicyonline.com (5/14): The Human Exploration and Operations Committee of the independent NASA Advisory Council wrapped up the second day ...