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SpaceX’s Crew Dragon Goes Vertical at LC-39A

Images credit & copyright: SpaceX. Things are heating up at Kennedy Space Center (KSC) as on the morning of Thursday, January 3, SpaceX rolled out their beautiful, long awaited Crew Dragon (Dragon 2) to Launch Complex 39A on Falcon 9 booster B1051.1. … Continue reading

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SpaceX Iridium 8 from CA

Images credit & copyright: SpaceX and NASA. Press kit usually comes out a day before launch. LAUNCH ALERT! Friday, January 11, 2019 at 07:31 PST (10:31 EST & 15:31 UTC) a SpaceX Falcon 9 Block 5 (core B1049.2) will be launching … Continue reading

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Comet Lovejoy from Station

Image credit: NASA Dan Burbank. On December 21 & 22, 2011 while onboard the International Space Station (ISS) as a member of Expedition 30, NASA astronaut Dan Burbank caught these incredible images of Comet C/2011 W3 Lovejoy after it had … Continue reading

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Expedition 58 Crew Ready for Flight

Images credit & copyright: Roscosmos/NASA. Launch Alert! Monday, December 3, 2018 at 06:31 EST (11:31 UTC) a Soyuz-FG rocket; MS-11 (ISS 57S or Soyuz 59) will lift off from Launch Pad 1/Launcher 5 (LC 1/5) at the legendary Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. … Continue reading

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SpaceX Falcon 9 Launch From Kennedy Space Center Thursday

Images credit & copyright: NASA & SpaceX. LAUNCH ALERT! Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 15:46 EST (20:46 UTC & 12:46 PST) a previously flown SpaceX Falcon 9 Block 5 (core B1047.2) will be launching from Kennedy Space Center, Launch Complex … Continue reading

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Space Station Resupply Launch from VA Coming Up

Images credit & copyright: NASA & Northrop Grumman. LAUNCH ALERT: Friday, November 16, 2018 at 04:23 EST (09:23 UTC & 01:23 PST) a Northrop Grumman Antares 230 rocket will be launching from Launch Pad 0A (LP-0A) at the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport … Continue reading

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Soyuz MS-10 In-Flight Launch Abort

Images & video credit: NASA/ESA/Russian Defense Ministry. On Thursday, October 11, 2018 at 04:40 EDT (08:40 UTC) a Soyuz-FG rocket; MS-10 (ISS 56S or Soyuz 58) lifted off from Launch Pad 1/Launcher 5 (LC 1/5) at the legendary Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan … Continue reading

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