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Orion flies over Tranquility Base, other landing sites

HOUSTON - The Orion spacecraft continued on the Artemis I mission Tuesday, entering its seventh day. The spacecraft fired all three thruster types with the...

Aerojet Rocketdyne propulsion soars in SLS debut

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Fla. – Aerojet Rocketdyne played a central role in enabling the next giant leap with last Wednesday's launch of NASA’s super-heavy...

Made in Huntsville: Teledyne Brown hardware aboard Artemis I

HUNTSVILLE – As Artemis I vehicle lifted off this week, a crucial piece of hardware seven years in the making soared with it into...

SpaceX lands second contract option for Artemis moon craft

HUNTSVILLE -- NASA has awarded a contract modification to SpaceX for its Starship landing system to meet agency requirements for human exploration of the...

‘An incredible sight:’ Orion on its way to the moon

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Fla. -- Following the launch of NASA’s Space Launch System (SLS), the most powerful rocket in the world, the Orion spacecraft...

Space Center hosting Artemis I watch party tonight

HUNTSVILLE – The U.S. Space & Rocket Center will host a watch party for tonight's planned launch of the Artemis I mission. Doors to...

Cummings Research Park – where seeds of dreams were planted in cotton fields

HUNTSVILLE -- The idea that if you build it, people will come, is not exclusive to Iowa cornfields. It is also true of North...

NASA advances design of more powerful SLS rocket

HUNTSVILLE -- While NASA prepares Artemis I for its initial launch, the space agency reached a milestone toward enhancing the Space Launch System  rocket...

CFD Research expands Jackson County facility

HOLLYWOOD – It began in August 2021 with Huntsville’s CFD Research opening a 13,125 square-foot test and evaluation facility on about 10 acres of...

Wall to honor ‘wind beneath the wings of the space program’

HUNTSVILLE – Regardless of whether you are a long-time Huntsville resident or a newcomer, it is impossible not to drive by the iconic Saturn...