Less than a minute into a recent test, the SLS engine experienced a 'major component failure' – a considerable setback in the rocket's developmental timeline.
The upcoming Green Run hot fire test will be a key milestone event for NASA’s Artemis missions.
An official told Congress that it’s good for NASA to have an aggressive goal, but many things need to come together for it to happen.
NASA is aiming to herald a new era in manned space exploration (a second time) under a tight, 5-year deadline.
Redditers raised many cool questions about the Artemis mission, which was moved up four years sooner than originally planned for in 2028.
Only 2 other nations have made "soft" landings on the moon — former Soviet Union & China, but those were robots.
NASA's calendar presently calls for a new spacesuit prototype to be delivered to NASA by 2023 — to test.
The administrator also spoke enthusiastically about the much-delayed James Webb Telescope
Space Launch System crew and cargo to go on space exploration missions to the Moon, Mars and beyond.
A big beneficiary will be the planned rocket to take astronauts into deep space and onto Mars, the Space Launch System (SLS), which will get $2.15 billion.
NASA administrator Lightfoot said that the Space Launch System rocket and Orion spacecraft are critical elements for moving farther into deep space.
NASA's Space Launch System rocket expected to carry the Orion spacecraft could be delayed till 2020, says new report
The first launch of NASA's Space Launch System (SLS) rocket, which will carry the new Orion spacecraft, could be delayed until 2020
A vest designed to shield astronauts from deadly solar particles is set for trials on a lunar mission ready for deployment on any manned mission to Mars.
US space agency NASA has added yet another feather in its cap when it released a new video showing rocket motor test in extreme slow-motion using an innovative new camera.
Inching closer to send world's most powerful rocket to Mars, US space agency NASA on Tuesday successfully fire-tested a booster for the Space Launch System (SLS) at Orbital ATK's test facilities in Promontory, Utah.
NASA will build a manned base beyond the dark side of the moon as a "gateway spacecraft", to serve as ...