NASA and SpaceX were counting down the hours Friday to the launch of a new astronaut capsule on a week-long return flight to the International Space Station, a key step towards resuming manned space flights from US soil after an eight-year break. This time around, the only occupant will be a dummy named Ripley. The excitement was palpable at Cape Canaveral, from the space-fan volunteers guiding media on site, to the tourists come to watch the launch light up the Florida coastline, to the Kennedy Space Center's director, former astronaut Bob Cabana.
September 23, September 20, SpaceX SpaceX postpones twelfth launch of Starlink v1. September 17, September 13, Starship SN8 is to become the next prototype vehicle to undergo a test flight. September 3, Starship SN6 has conducted a meter hop test on Thursday, just a few weeks after…. August 30, SpaceX has conducted the first polar launch from Florida since On board the Falcon…. August 27, August 23, Starship SN6 is now into the business end of its initial test campaign, with a….
August 17, SpaceX has broken another reuse record on the Starlink v1. For the first…. On May 18 th , , Astro-Med, Inc. The Astro-Med name was originally based on the two markets where the company applied its data visualization technology, aerospace and medical. Journalistic Standards. About The Star. More News. Thirteen women were selected and enrolled in unofficial astronaut training. They were never officially declared astronaut candidates nor assigned to any flights.Use the form on the right to contact Astronaut Archives Please include your email address and message and Astronaut Archives will reply shortly, thank you.