Dragonfly Launch Moved to 2027

Dragonfly is a NASA mission that delivers a rotorcraft to Saturn’s moon Titan to advance our search for the building blocks of life. While Dragonfly was originally scheduled to launch in 2026, NASA has requested the Dragonfly team pursue their alternative launch readiness date in 2027. No changes will be needed to the mission architectureContinue reading Dragonfly Launch Moved to 2027

Explorers Wanted: NASA to Hire More Artemis Generation Astronauts

MEDIA ADVISORY M20-024 NASA is hiring new astronauts to explore the Moon and Mars! If you have what it takes to be an Artemis Generation astronaut, apply online March 2-31. Credits: NASA As NASA prepares to launch American astronauts this year on American rockets from American soil to the International Space Station – with anContinue reading Explorers Wanted: NASA to Hire More Artemis Generation Astronauts

US Astronaut Christina Koch sets record for longest spaceflight by a woman

A U.S. astronaut set a record Saturday for the longest single spaceflight by a woman, breaking the old mark of 288 days with about two months left in her mission. Christina Koch, a 40-year-old electrical engineer from Livingston, Montana, arrived at the International Space Station on March 14. She broke the record set by formerContinue reading US Astronaut Christina Koch sets record for longest spaceflight by a woman