Dec 7 Successful Premiere of the First Fully Integrated SLS System


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Interim Cryogenic Propulsion Stage moved inside the Space Station Processing Facility

An example of the new DMD in an SLS setup. (Image courtesy of Texas

Composite view of the interim cryogenic propulsion stage (ICPS) for first flight of NASA's Space Launch System (SLS) rocket at United Launch Alliance ...

The top half of the first NASA Space Launch System (SLS) Core Stage now stands assembled in a vertical stacking cell at the Michoud Assembly Facility (MAF) ...

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SLS Core Stage forward join elements prior to their assembly. Clockwise from the top left: the intertank, the liquid oxygen tank, a graphic showing their ...

Successful premiere of the first fully integrated SLS system. December 4 ...

NASA Safety Panel: Significant Challenges Remain for SLS & Orion Programs

The liquid hydrogen fuel tank for NASA's Space Launch System is ready for testing

SLS liquid oxygen tank weld confidence article comes off the Vertical Assembly Center at Michoud Assembly

SLS core stage engine section. (Credit: NASA/Jude Guidry)

All RS-25 Flight Controllers Delivered for First Four Flights of NASA's SLS Rocket

The interim cryogenic propulsion stage (ICPS) for the first flight of NASA's Space Launch System (SLS) rocket as it completed major assembly at United ...

As expected, the Space Launch System (SLS) successfully passed the major milestone of the Preliminary Design Review (PDR) this week, allowing it to move ...

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Over the past month Boeing assembled the top half of the first Space Launch System (SLS) Core Stage in a vertical stacking cell at the Michoud Assembly ...

With approximately three years to go before the inaugural flight of the Space Launch System rocket, NASA has developed the integrated mission milestone ...

Prime contractor Boeing recently completed Thermal Protection System (TPS) applications on the liquid oxygen (LOX) tank for Core Stage-1 (CS-1), the first ...

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Schedule for First SLS Core Stage Still Sliding

NASA and Space Launch System (SLS) Core Stage prime contractor Boeing are making progress building their first vehicle, learning how to put it together and ...

Crew Access Arm Testing

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To ensure all engines are ready to fly, engineers will perform torque testing, leak checks, and an avionics software check.

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Liquid hydrogen (LH2) tank structural test article (STA) is rolled onto NASA's Pegasus barge on December 14. The STA is carried by the NASA Multipurpose ...

Final Work Platform Arrives for NASA's Space Launch System

Artist's conception of a Space Launch System (SLS) launch.

The suppression system at Launch Pad 39B releases almost a half-million gallons of water

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All 16 RS-25 engines slated for the first four SLS missions have successfully demonstrated flight worthiness.

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NASA “still working toward” 2020 launch of massive SLS rocket

Figure 58: At the top of the Block 1 configuration, the OSA (Orion Stage Adapter) has capacity for 13-17 smallsats; the SLS Program provides an integrated ...

NASA engineers conduct a test of the first RS-25 engine controller that will be used on an actual Space Launch System flight on the A-2 Test Stand at ...

NASA Alters 1st Orion/SLS Flight – Bold Upgrade to Deep Space Asteroid Harbinger Planned

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Figure 12: NASA completes booster motor segments for first Space Launch System flight (image credit: NASA)

NASA's First SLS Mars Rocket Fuel Tank Completes Welding

The Orion space capsule completed a successful test flight December 5, lifting off from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida at 7:05 a.m. EST (left), ...

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The liquid hydrogen fuel tank for NASA's Space Launch System is ready for testing

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Cartoon rocket superimposed over real rocket launch.

Figure 6: Technicians moved the engine section and boat-tail for final assembly to a climate-controlled area of NASA's Michoud Assembly Facility in New ...

Successful hot-fire test of an RS-25 on December 13, 2017

Top view of NASA's maiden Orion spacecraft after returning to NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida

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The hot-firing test took place recently at NASA's Stennis Space Center in Mississippi and consisted of firing the RS-25 engine for 365 seconds.

Figure 23: Orion: an international collaboration. Orion is NASA's next spacecraft to send humans into space. It is designed to send astronauts farther into ...


... system have been improving the spacecraft's heat shield design and manufacturing process since the vehicle successfully traveled to space for the first ...

All Roads Lead to the Pad

Figure 26: Technicians instal the radiators on the European Service Module for NASA's Orion spacecraft marking the module's finished integration (image ...

Third place for the SLS AMG GT3 in the 24-hour Dubai race

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As humans travel farther from Earth for longer missions, the systems that keep them alive

Delays to Boeing's Space Launch System (SLS) rocket have prompted various ideas for making up lost time, ...

NASA's Orion successfully completes first flight test

Fabrication of the pathfinding version of NASA's Orion crew capsule slated for its inaugural unmanned test flight in December is entering its final stages ...

Aerojet Rocketdyne technicians inspect the engine controller that will be used for the first integrated flight of NASA's Space Launch System and Orion in ...

SLS HQ has moved!

The giant Saturn V rocket for the Apollo 4 mission at the Kennedy Space Center's launch


Artist's rendering of a SLS Block 1

These dual roles subject the technical authorities to cost and schedule pressures that potentially impair their independence.

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Figure 53: The BRIC system will be used by the selected proposals. This image shows a BRIC-100VC with petri dish rack insert (left) and conical tube ...

Up close view of three core samples taken from the heat shield of NASA's first Orion

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Space Launch System RS-25 engine test

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Figure 16: The first major piece of core stage hardware for NASA's Space Launch System rocket has been assembled and is ready to be joined with other ...

Technicians complete final assembly of NASA's first Orion spacecraft with installation of the last ogive close

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An artist rendering shows NASA's Space Launch Systems (SLS) evolution from a Block 1 configuration to various configurations capability of supporting ...

Figure 2: SLS powder spreading systems: Roller (3DSystems) & Blade.