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Showing posts with label Space Launch System (SLS). Show all posts
Showing posts with label Space Launch System (SLS). Show all posts

Thursday, April 4, 2019

NASA Test-Fires Megarocket Engine That May Take Astronauts to the Moon (Video)


NASA Test-Fires Megarocket Engine That May Take Astronauts to the Moon (Video)


Article Excerpt: "... The agency fired up its RS-25 engine at 3:35 p.m. EDT (2:25 p.m. local time CDT or 1935 GMT) today (Thursday) at NASA's John C. Stennis Space Center, near the Mississippi-Louisiana border. The test is part of a larger effort..."


Reference: www.space.com

Tuesday, March 5, 2019

NASA reassessing date for first SLS launch


NASA reassessing date for first SLS launch


Article Excerpt: "... director of NASA Marshall in September 2018, acknowledged issues in the development of SLS in general, whose first launch has slipped from 2017 to at least 2020 over the course of its development. “We are working hard to build SLS and, yes, we’re overcoming challenges,” she said..."


Reference: spacenews.com

Monday, February 11, 2019

NASA reveals the large 200ft tall primary tank of its SLS megarocket that might take man to Mars


NASA reveals the large 200ft tall primary tank of its SLS megarocket that might take man to Mars


Article Excerpt: "... SLS will produce 8.8 million lbs. of maximum thrust, 15 percent more thrust than the Saturn V rocket. The huge tank is being stress tested at NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Alabama..."


Reference: infosurhoy.com

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

NASA's Upcoming Space Launch System Will Be The Most Powerful Rocket In History


NASA's Upcoming Space Launch System Will Be The Most Powerful Rocket In History


Article Excerpt: "... Called "Feel the Power of America’s Next Great Rocket," the animation showing the Space Launch System (SLS) in action has the appearance of a music video. The new system will be used to send humans to Mars, as well as for other upcoming programs such as the Asteroid Redirect Mission ..."

Reference: www.huffingtonpost.com