ULA Atlas V Successfully Launches Mars 2020 Mission for NASA with S.Schilke photos

Launch Marks ULA’s 20th Mission to the Red Planet A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket carrying the Mars 2020 mission with the Perseverance rover for NASA lifted off from Space Launch Complex-41 on July 30 at 7:50 a.m. EDT. ULA and its heritage rockets have launched every U.S. led mission to Mars, beginning Read More

NASA with Perseverance rover on his way to Mars – launch photos 30.7.2020

Today’s final critical milestone — acquisition of signal — has been achieved. In essence, Perseverance has phoned home to let us know it’s officially on the way to Mars. “This signifies that JPL’s (NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory) deep space network has locked on to the spacecraft, which is on its journey to Mars,” said NASA Read More

Livestream ULA Launch Nasa Perseverance Mars live from NASA and ULA

Live coverage begins at 12:15am EDT (0415 UTC).Launch 30.7.2020 at 7:50 a.m. ET, with a two-hour windowLIVE - NASA Perseverance Mars Rover photo copyright NASA https://twitter.com/NASAPersevere • Rocket: Atlas V 541• Mission: NASA's Mars 2020 with the Perseverance Rover • Launch Date: Thurs., July 30, at 7:50 a.m. ET, with a two-hour window• Launch Location: Read More

NASA to Provide Coverage of Astronauts’ Return from Space Station on SpaceX Commercial Crew Test Flight

The International Space Station's two newest crew members, NASA astronauts Bob Behnken, left, and Doug Hurley, are pictured having just entered the orbiting lab shortly after arriving aboard the SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft. copyright NASA NASA will provide live coverage of activities leading up to, during, and following the return of the agency’s SpaceX Demo-2 Read More

Mars 2020 mission NASA – launch by ULA Atlas V

Everything is progressing toward the ULA Atlas V launch carrying the Mars 2020 mission for NASA. The mission is set to lift off on Thursday, July 30 from Space Launch Complex-41 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. Today’s forecast shows an 80 percent chance of favorable weather conditions for launch. The two-hour launch Read More