SLS Launch Date Pushed to Late Sept, Possibly October

NASA’s latest attempt to launch the SLS rocket to the Moon was scrubbed due to a hydrogen leak. On ongoing problem for the Space Launch System rocket…which relies on a legacy propellant used during the shuttle program… SpaceX and Blue Origin are using Liquid Methane for their rockets.   But propellant, isn’t the only problem.  […]

Artemis 1 Launch Scrubbed. Will it launch this Saturday?

Will Artemis 1 Launch this Friday?

The first attempt at an Artemis 1 flight test was a no go for launch. While the SLS rocket continues to struggle with wet dress rehearsals and fueling problems, the Artemis program is becoming a wet blanket. The Artemis 1 launch was scrubbed after an engine bleed was discovered in engine #3.  The hydrogen leak […]

NASA Makes Progress Toward Artemis Moon Rocket Launch

NASA makes progress toward Artemis Moon Rocket Launch

Inside the Vehicle Assembly Building at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida, technicians continue to prepare NASA’s super-powerful Space Launch System (SLS) rocket and next-generation Orion spacecraft for the Artemis I mission. Artemis I is the first in a series of increasingly complex missions that will enable human exploration to the Moon and Mars. This uncrewed mission will launch […]

Sidus Space Fabricates Hardware in support of NASA’s Artemis Program and their Space Launch System (SLS) Manned Vehicle

Sidus Space Fabricates Hardware in support of NASA’s Artemis Program and their Space Launch System (SLS) Manned Vehicle

Sidus Space, a Space-as-a-Service company focused on mission-critical hardware manufacturing; multi-disciplinary engineering services; satellite design, production, launch planning, mission operations; and in-orbit support, is proud to announce that it has completed the fabrication of the first set of hardware in support of NASA’s Artemis Program and their Space Launch System (SLS) Manned Vehicle. As a […]

NEWS UPDATE: SLS Wet Dress Rehearsal

NEWS UPDATE: SLS Wet Dress Rehearsal

After three separate attempts to complete the wet dress rehearsal were scrubbed during fueling operations earlier this year, NASA engineers finally completed the next crucial step in the Moon 2.0 mission…however, the latest test did not go smoothly.  During countdown procedures, a set of gaseous nitrogen supply and hydrogen leak issues delayed testing for hours. […]

What’s Going on with the SLS/Starliner?

What's Going on with the SLS/Starliner?

Will Starliner ever have its day in the sun? After nearly 12 years, Boeing’s efforts to bring the SLS and Starliner into service have hit another bump in the road to space. Starliner is expected to be stacked on ULA’s Atlas V rocket, but its rollout to the Atlas V launch complex in Florida was […]

NASA’s Mega Moon Rocket, Spacecraft Complete First Roll to Launch Pad

NASA’s Mega Moon Rocket, Spacecraft Complete First Roll to Launch Pad

Credit: Space Channel/Nicholas D’Allesandro NASA’s Space Launch System (SLS) rocket with the Orion spacecraft atop arrived at Launch Pad 39B at the agency’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida Friday in preparation for a final test before its Artemis I Moon mission. The uncrewed flight test will pave the way for missions to land the first […]

Artemis Moon Mission Delayed Until 2025

Artemis Moon Mission Delayed Until 2025

In the first major Artemis update provided under the Biden-Harris Administration, NASA announced that the next man and first woman will not step foot on the Moon until 2025, a year delay from the 2024 goal set by the Trump Administration.