In Today’s Deep Space Extra… Ukraine becomes the ninth country to sign the Artemis Accords. NASA’s first female program manager for Orion speaks about the spacecraft and why missions to the Moon can help humans get to Mars.
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Ukraine signs agreement with NASA to study Moon, Mars, comets, and asteroids112 International.com of Ukraine (11/13): The State Space Agency of Ukraine has signed the Artemis Accords, a set of principles for the peaceful exploration of deep space destinations, making Ukraine the ninth country to sign.
NASA’s Orion director says to expect first woman on the Moon by 2024Coalition Member in the News – Lockheed MartinTexas Standard (11/11): NASA’s Orion spacecraft was developed to transport astronauts from our planet to the Moon and Mars and ensure a safe return to Earth. In September, Catherine Koerner was selected as the first female program manager for the Orion program. In an interview published this week, Koerner explains that the Moon will provide the experience needed to achieve success in future crewed missions to Mars.
Weather Conditions 70-Percent Favorable for NASA, SpaceX Crew-1 Launch on Saturday from Kennedy Space CenterSpace Coast Daily (11/12): NASA’s SpaceX Crew-1 mission is the first ...