Kevin Rivers was nothing but giddy as he stood behind the closed door of the Launch Abort System Facility at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida, waiting to see the Orion spacecraft that will one day send humans on the journey to Mars. […]
The November issue of Spaceport Magazine is here. Feel free to share these stories with family and friends. […]
A 15 foot tall monument to the NASA space shuttle program was dedicated on Saturday at the Space View Park in Titusville.
When, 45 years ago, Neil Armstrong added his autograph to the envelope now featured in the Astronaut Scholarship Foundation’s upcoming auction, he intended for its sale to provide for his family in the event he did not make it back from the moon. […]
NASA astronaut Terry Virts, who is making final preparations for his launch next month to the International Space Station, will be answering questiongs live via satellite from 6-7 a.m. EST Wednesday, Nov. 5. […]
Florida Institute of Technology Research Professor Konstantin Gamayunov was recently awarded a three-year, $310,000 grant from NASA for his research studying the outer heliosheath, the region outside of the solar system where the sun’s influence ends. […]
The Wallops Incident Response Team completed today an initial assessment of Wallops Island, Virginia, following the catastrophic failure of Orbital Science Corp.’s Antares rocket shortly after liftoff at 6:22 p.m. EDT Tuesday, Oct. 28, from Pad 0A of the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport at NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia. […]