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NASA's TDRS-L satellite launched aboard a United Launch Alliance Atlas rocket January 23, from Cape Canaveral Air Force ... watch video
AP (Dec. 3, 2014) NASA officials say they're ready for Thursday's planned flight test of the Orion spacecraft. With the launch window just hours away, Orion's flight director says the team and the spacecraft are ... watch video
NASA (Mar. 6, 2014) NASA EDGE talks Space Communication and Navigation while covering the TDRS-L Launch atop the Vehicle Assembly Building at NASA Kennedy Space Center.
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NASA (Apr. 5, 2013) Orbital Sciences Corporation’s Antares rocket was rolled out to the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport's Pad-0A at Wallops Flight Facility in preparation for a test flight targeted for later this ... watch video
NASA (May 1, 2013) With the eyes on the sky and the future of space exploration beyond the horizon, flight controllers inside NASA's Mercury Control Center watched the American space program take ... watch video
AP (Apr. 30, 2013) A spaceship bankrolled by British tycoon Sir Richard Branson made its first engine-powered flight Monday. The test flight moves Virgin Galactic toward its goal of flying into space later this year. ... watch video
AFP (Mar. 15, 2013) Forty passengers get a rare chance to test weightlessness in a special Airbus A300 flight on Friday. Offered by the company Novespace, it was the first commercial flight of its kind in ... watch video
July 28, 2015 A group of scientists have described developing and launching their imager, which centers on "Lobster-Eye optics," as well as its capabilities and future applications in space ... read more
July 23, 2015 NASA's Kepler mission has confirmed the first near-Earth-size planet in the "habitable zone" around a sun-like star. This discovery and the introduction of 11 other new small ... read more
July 23, 2015 Using archival data from the Sloan Digital Sky Survey, and the XMM-Newton and Chandra X-ray telescopes, astronomers have discovered a gigantic black hole, which is probably ... read more
Mar. 14, 2013 A new NASA-developed, laser-based space communication system will enable higher rates of satellite communications similar in capability to high-speed fiber optic networks on ... read more
Jan. 30, 2013 The first of NASA's three next-generation Tracking and Data Relay Satellites (TDRS), known as TDRS-K, launched at 8:48 p.m. EST Wednesday (Jan. 30) from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in ... read more
Jan. 27, 2013 NASA's Tracking and Data Relay Satellite System, also known as the Space Network, will get an upgrade this month when the agency launches the first of a new generation of communications ... read more
Oct. 8, 2012 Technicians and engineers are completing final system checks and spacecraft inspections on the first of NASA's third-generation Tracking and Data Relay Satellites (TDRS). Boeing Space Systems ... read more