In Today’s Deep Space Extra… President Trump and Vice President Pence visit the Artemis I Orion crew capsule at KSC. NASA and Commercial Crew Program (CCP) partner SpaceX watch the weather in preparation for a second launch attempt on Saturday.
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President, Vice President tour KSC before Demo-2 launch attemptCoalition Member in the News – Lockheed MartinNASA.gov (5/27): President Donald Trump, First Lady Melania Trump, Vice President Mike Pence, Second Lady Karen Pence, along with Kennedy Space Center Director Bob Cabana, Marillyn Hewson, Chief Executive Officer, Lockheed Martin, Mike Hawes, VP of Human Space Exploration and Orion Program Manager at Lockheed Martin Space, and NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine, are seen by the Artemis I capsule during a tour of the Neil A. Armstrong Operations and Checkout Building at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida.
President Trump tours Orion CapsulesCoalition Member in the News – Lockheed MartinCSPAN (5/27): President Trump and first lady Melania Trump toured the Orion Capsule at the Kennedy Space (KSC). Shortly after this tour, the SpaceX launch was rescheduled for Saturday, May 30 due to poor weather conditions.
Weather is not favoring backup Demo-2 launch datesSpaceflightinsider.com (5/28): A second attempt to launch the NASA/SpaceX Demo-2 ...