Engineers have determined SpaceX's Dragon cargo resupply spacecraft can launch March 30 without repairs after an analysis showed contaminants inside the ship's unpressurized trunk pose no additional risk to optical communications and imaging payloads heading for the International Space Station, acco...
Felix Baumgartner and the Red Bull Stratos team will have to wait a little longer to leap from the edge of space. After a successful second test jump from over 96,000 feet last month, Red Bull announced today that Baumgartner's final jump from 120,000 feet has been pushed back to October. Origin...
Update on Copenhagen Suborbitals
Some quick info.I got news today from the Fuel Tank Pressure Test Department (FTPTD) that the common bulk head tank for the LES propellant f...
Would you fly to the moon?
What an amazing astronaut. Walked on the moon and commanded STS-1. Wow.
John Watts Young (born September 24, 1930) is a retired American astronaut, Naval officer, test pilot and aeronautical engineer, who became the ninth person to walk on the Moon as commander of the Apollo 16 mission in 1972.
A great perspective of orbit.