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.
The agency wants the rocket to become a “sustainable and affordable system.”
Nasa’s next-generation spaceship has been lifted onto the rocket that will launch it to the Moon this year or in early 2022.
After years of delays and billions of dollars over budget, we may have to wait longer to see the Space Launch System (or SLS) rocket take flight.
“The agency continues to monitor the rise of COVID cases in the Kennedy area.”
Decision comes after shaking issue with SLS rocket made it untenable.
Elements of the most powerful rocket in the world are being assembled and tested in Mississippi as the U.S. returns to the moon.
NASA finishes assembling its $18.6 BILLION Space Launch System ‘megarocket’ ahead of its maiden voyage this November
Space Launch System (SLS) will launch for the first time in November this year with the Artemis-1 mission