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NASA cheerful as Discovery Space Shuttle mission a success
US based space agency NASA has said that they are back on track with their space program as they have just concluded a very successful Discovery Space Shuttle mission.
The Discovery landed back on earth successfully in Florida on Monday. This ended a very productive 13-day mission, which [...]
NASA cautious about a possible nighttime Shuttle launch
US space agency NASA has said that they would prefer to conduct one more Space Shuttle launch during the daytime before they can go ahead with a night lift-off.
NASA administrator Mike Griffin added that launches at nighttime would only resume once the engineers are satisfied with safety changes [...]
NASA might delay launch programs to control budget deficit
Sources at the US based Space Agency NASA has said that they are considering shutting down all the research programs related to the International Space Station for around 12 months to control the deficit in their allocated budget.
They are under funded as the government preferred to spend [...]
Lockheed Martin gets a $136 million contract from NASA
NASA has confirmed that they have awarded a $136.2 million contract to Littleton-based Lockheed Martin Commercial Launch Services.
This contract is for the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter mission and this craft is scheduled for launch aboard an Atlas V 401 rocket from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station during [...]
NASA advances launch date for next Shuttle mission
US Space Agency NASA has announced that they are advancing the scheduled launch date of the next Space Shuttle mission.
They have now moved up the launch window for shuttle Atlantis by one day.
The mission managers have decided that they will have enough light to get good pictures [...]
NASA done with repairs on Space Shuttle
US Space Agency NASA has confirmed that they have completed a delicate launch pad repair job on the shuttle Atlantis.
Atlantis is due to be launched soon on a mission to the International Space Station. The NASA technicians removed two short bolts that held the main communications antenna in place [...]
NASA to get SpaceX, Rocketplane Kistler to build a spacecraft
US based space agency NASA has awarded contracts valued at $485 million to SpaceX, Rocketplane Kistler.
This contract is to build a cargo ship to serve the International Space Station as they prepare to establish a potential commercial space industry.
This is interestingly the first time NASA [...]
NASA?s next space vehicle would be called Orion
US Space Agency NASA has confirmed that they would be naming their new manned exploration craft Orion.
This vehicle is been developed to take human space explorers back to the Moon. The longer-term goal is to set the foot on the Mars.
However, the first possible flight of this under [...]
Lockheed Martin to build Orion for NASA
Lockheed Martin has managed to beat a team made up of Northrop Grumman and Boeing to take the NASA contract to build their next spacecraft named Orion.
The company has won a five-year, $3.9 billion contract to design and build this capsule-like U.S. spacecraft, which would take the NASA back [...]
NASA aiming for an early launch of Space Shuttle in December
Now that the US space agency NASA has proven that Space Shuttle is safe for missions to space, they are aiming for another mission in the month of December this year.
NASA has said in a statement that they are aiming for a launch early in [...]
NASA to reveal their decision on Hubble telescope next week
NASA Administrator Michael Griffin is expected to announce next week whether they would be sending a space shuttle on a mission to repair the Hubble Telescope.
News sources say that if they go ahead with their plans to repair the Hubble, a mission would take astronauts to [...]
NASA preparing for Space shuttle Discovery launch
US space agency NASA is preparing for the upcoming Space shuttle Discovery launch scheduled for December.
The space agency plans a week of tests to make sure the electrical and mechanical connections are intact.
During this mission, the shuttle would carry another section of the half-built International Space Station’s [...]
NASA to repair Hubble Telescope for a longer life
US space agency NASA has confirmed that they have scrapped their plans to abandon the Hubble Space Telescope.
The space agency now plans to send a space shuttle to repair the 16-year-old Hubble Space Telescope. This was confirmed by agency administrator Michael Griffin.
The repairs are expected to be [...]
NASA preparing Discovery for December launch
US space agency NASA is preparing the Discovery Space Shuttle for a launch mission in December. The crew of this upcoming mission flew to Florida on Monday for several days of dress rehearsal.
The launch is scheduled for December 7 and the crew would travel to the International Space Station. The [...]
NASA working on a night launch plan for Space Shuttle Discovery
US space agency NASA is working hard on their plans to launch the Space Shuttle Discovery next week. Discovery is scheduled for a nighttime launch on Dec. 7 at 8:36 p.m.
However, they are still undecided on how it would switch over the shuttle computer’s clocks [...]
NASA delays Space Shuttle launch due to bad weather
NASA postponed the Space Shuttle Discovery launch on Thursday night because of unfavorable weather conditions.
The next launch opportunity is at 9:13 p.m. on Friday but weather experts are predicting a 90 percent chance of another delay due to high winds stirred by a cold front pushing through [...]