NASA Invites Media to Opening of Newly-Restored Apollo Mission Control Center

Fifty years ago, an unparalleled team of experts in a mission control center at NASA’s Johnson Space Center in Houston landed the first humans on the Moon. Media are invited to join NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine for the reopening of this historic and newly-restored facility at 9 a.m. CDT Friday, June 28.

from NASA Breaking News https://go.nasa.gov/2WWvXQ1

Coverage Set for NASA Tech Missions Launching on SpaceX Falcon Heavy

NASA Television coverage is scheduled for an upcoming prelaunch activity and first nighttime launch of a SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket, which will be carrying four agency technology missions to help improve future spacecraft design and performance.

from NASA Breaking News https://go.nasa.gov/2MY9UUE

Media Invited to Final Roll of Mobile Launcher Before Artemis 1 Moon Mission

Media are invited to NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida from 6 to 10 a.m. EDT Thursday, June 27, to view the agency’s mobile launcher as it makes its final roll on crawler-transporter 2 to Launch Pad 39B prior to the launch of the first Artemis mission.

from NASA Breaking News https://go.nasa.gov/31DUzf7

NASA Invests $45M in US Small Businesses for Space Tech Development

American small businesses will help NASA land astronauts on the Moon in five years and establish a sustainable presence there, as part of the agency’s larger Moon to Mars exploration approach.

from NASA Breaking News https://go.nasa.gov/2KnaxVD

NASA Astronaut Available for Interviews Before First Space Mission

NASA astronaut Andrew Morgan will be available from 7 to 8:15 a.m. EDT Monday, July 1, for live satellite interviews from Star City, Russia, before launching on his first space mission, a nine-month expedition aboard the International Space Station.

from NASA Breaking News https://go.nasa.gov/2IQAIkh

Urban Air Mobility, Alternate Propulsion Among NASA Research at Aviation Forum

NASA’s cutting-edge aeronautics research will be the focus of agency discussions and demonstrations at this year’s American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) annual Aviation Forum and Exposition, otherwise known as Aviation 2019.

from NASA Breaking News https://go.nasa.gov/31CeISS