Tag Archives: International Space Station

Station’s Next Crew Prepares For Launch

Image credit & copyright: NASA/Joel Kowsky. Thursday, April 20, 2017 at 03:13 EDT (07:13 UTC) a Soyuz-FG rocket; MS-04 (ISS 50S or Soyuz 52) will be lifting off from Launch Pad 1/Launcher 5 (LC 1/5) at the legendary Baikonur Cosmodrome in … Continue reading

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John Glenn to Ride Atlas Into Orbit Once Again With OA-7

Image credit & copyright: United Launch Alliance (ULA) of the launch of OA-6. LAUNCH ALERT: Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at 11:11 EDT (15:11 UTC) the United Launch Alliance (ULA), utilizing an Atlas V-401 rocket designated (AV-070) will be embarking on their … Continue reading

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A Momentous Day, Indeed

Images credit & copyright: SpaceX. Live streaming links and mission information below. LAUNCH ALERT: Saturday, February 18 at 10:01 EST (15:01 UTC), SpaceX will make history as a Falcon 9 Full Thrust (FT) rocket will rise from NASA’s legendary Launch … Continue reading

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Japan Readies the Sixth White Stork for ISS Resupply

Image credit & copyright: Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA). Launch Alert: Friday, December 9, at 13:26 UTC (08:26 EST & 22:26 JST) the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) will be launching the Mitsubishi heavy lift H-2B F6 (H-IIB F6) rocket … Continue reading

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Orbital ATK to Return Antares to Flight

Image credit & copyright: NASA/Bill Ingalls. Launch Alert!: Sunday, October 16 at 20:03 EDT (00:03 UTC on the 17th) Orbital ATK will return their Antares rocket to flight with the launch of OA-5, International Space Station (ISS) resupply mission from … Continue reading

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Next ISS Crew Readies for Launch

Image credit & copyright: NASA/Bill Ingalls of the Expedition 48 launch. UPDATE: We have a launch date & time!  Wednesday, October 19, 2016 at 04:05 EDT (08:05 UTC) a Soyuz-FG rocket; MS-02 (ISS 48S or Soyuz 50) will be lifting off … Continue reading

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SpaceX CRS 9 Space Station Resupply Just After Midnight Monday

Image credit & copyright: SpaceX. LAUNCH ALERT: Monday July 18, 2016 at 00:45 EDT (04:45 UTC), a SpaceX Falcon 9 Full Thrust (FT) rocket will be launching from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station (CCAFS), Space Launch Complex 40 (SLC-40) … Continue reading

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