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Expedition 53/54 Crew Ready for Launch Today

Image credit & copyright: RSC Energia. Launch Alert! Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 17:17 EDT (21:17 UTC) a Soyuz-FG rocket; MS-06 (ISS 52S or Soyuz 54) will be lifting off from Launch Pad 1/Launcher 5 (LC 1/5) at the legendary Baikonur … Continue reading

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ULA Atlas V to Launch TDRS-M for NASA

Images credit & copyright: United Launch Alliance (ULA). LAUNCH ALERT: Friday, August 18, 2017 at 08:03 EDT (12:03 UTC) a United Launch Alliance (ULA), Atlas V-401 rocket designated (AV-074) will lift off from Space Launch Complex-41 (SLC-41) at the Cape Canaveral … Continue reading

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SpaceX CRS-12 ISS Resupply & Booster Landing

Images credit & copyright: SpaceX. Live streaming links and mission information at the bottom. Check back for updates. LAUNCH ALERT! Monday, August 14, 2017 at 12:31 EDT (16:31 UTC), a SpaceX Falcon 9 (core 1039.1) will rise from NASA’s legendary … Continue reading

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Next Station Crew is Go for Launch!

Image credit & copyright: RSC Energia. Launch Alert! Friday, July 28, 2017 at 11:41 EDT (15:41 UTC) a Soyuz-FG rocket; MS-05 (ISS 51S or Soyuz 53) will be lifting off from Launch Pad 1/Launcher 5 (LC 1/5) at the legendary Baikonur … Continue reading

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Galaxy on Edge

Image credit & copyright: NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope. Here’s a beautiful edge-on view of a spiral galaxy cataloged at NGC 5866. Located 45 million light years away in the constellation Draco, this galaxy presents us with a wonderful opportunity to … Continue reading

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SpaceX BulgariaSat 1 & Booster Re-Flight

Images credit & copyright: SpaceX. LAUNCH ALERT: Friday, June 23, 2017 at 14:10 EDT (18:10 UTC), a SpaceX Falcon 9 (B1029.2) will rise from Kennedy Space Center’s legendary Launch Complex 39A (LC-39A) to deliver the BulgariaSat 1 communication satellite into … Continue reading

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Soyuz Progress MS-06 (Progress 67) Station Resupply

Images credit & copyright: Roscosmos. Launch Alert! Wednesday, June 14, 2017 at 05:20 EDT (09:20 UTC) a Russian Soyuz 2.1a rocket will deliver a Progress MS cargo ship designated “Progress MS-06” (67P or Progress 67 by NASA) to the International … Continue reading

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