NASA's Space Launch System (SLS)

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SLS Highlights for June 2014Read the latest on SLS progress.
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"I Am Building SLS"

Mike BeckstrandRead about the experts who are helping make NASA's Space Launch System a reality.
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Education and Outreach

Artist concept of SLS launchingA site for images, lithographs, classroom resources and upcoming events to meet and interact with SLS personnel.
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NASA's Human Path to Mars

Artist concept for NASA's Human Path to Mars InfographicNASA is developing the capabilities needed to send humans to an asteroid by 2025 and Mars in the 2030s.
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Global Exploration Roadmap

Graphic for Global Exploration RoadmapThe Global Exploration Roadmap is being developed by space agencies participating in the International Space Exploration Coordination Group (ISECG).
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Images and Artist Concepts

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SLS development is underway across the nation. Watch the progress of the biggest, most capable rocket ever to be built in our extensive image gallery.

Artist concept of Space Launch System launchingSLS Artist Concepts
Find the latest artists' concepts of the integrated SLS vehicle design, both for the initial 70-metric-ton lift capacity launch vehicle and the evolved 130-metric-ton rocket.

Space Launch System: Safe, Affordable, Sustainable

Artist concept of SLS in flightThe U.S. Space Launch System, or SLS, will provide an entirely new capability for human exploration beyond Earth orbit. It also will back up commercial and international partner transportation services to the International Space Station. Designed to be flexible for crew or cargo missions, the SLS will be safe, affordable, and sustainable, to continue America's journey of discovery from the unique vantage point of space. The SLS will take astronauts farther into space than ever before, while engaging the U.S. aerospace workforce here at home.
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Page Last Updated: July 24th, 2014
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