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  • NASA Television Airs Space Shuttle Atlantis' Final Move

    10.30.12 - NASA Television will provide live coverage of events surrounding space shuttle Atlantis' move to the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex in Florida for permanent public display.

  • NASA Hosts DC Social Media Event With Station Astronaut Joe Acaba

    10.29.12 - NASA invites its social media followers to a special event with astronaut Joe Acaba from 9 -11:30 a.m. EST Tuesday, Dec. 4. The event will take place in the James E. Webb Memorial Auditorium at NASA Headquarters, 300 E St. SW in Washington.

  • SpaceX Dragon Returns from Space Station with NASA Cargo

    10.28.12 - A Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX) Dragon spacecraft splashed down in the Pacific Ocean at 2:22 p.m. CDT Sunday a few hundred miles west of Baja California, Mexico.

  • NASA TV to Air Live Coverage of Dragon Space Station Departure Sunday

    10.26.12 - NASA Television will provide live coverage of the release and departure of SpaceX's Dragon spacecraft from the International Space Station on Sunday, Oct. 28.

  • NASA TV to Air Space Station Cargo Ship Launch and Docking

    10.24.12 - NASA Television will provide live coverage of the launch and docking of the next Russian cargo spacecraft to the International Space Station Wednesday, Oct. 31.

  • New Crew Headed to the International Space Station

    10.23.12 - NASA astronaut Kevin Ford and Russian cosmonauts Evgeny Tarelkin and Oleg Novitskiy launched aboard a Russian Soyuz rocket on their mission to the International Space Station at 5:51 a.m. CDT Tuesday (4:51 p.m. Kazakhstan time). The trio lifted off from Site 31 at the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. This is the first time in 28 years the pad has been used for human spaceflight.

  • NASA Commercial Crew Partner Blue Origin Completes Pad Escape Test

    10.22.12 - NASA's Commercial Crew Program (CCP) partner Blue Origin conducted a successful pad escape test Friday at the company's West Texas launch site, firing its pusher-escape motor and launching a full-scale suborbital crew capsule from a simulated propulsion module.

  • NASA to Preview Upcoming Space Station Spacewalk to Repair Ammonia Leak

    10.19.12 - NASA will hold a news conference at 1 p.m. CDT (2 p.m. EDT) Friday, Oct. 26, to preview an upcoming spacewalk involving U.S. and Japanese astronauts aboard the International Space Station. The news conference will be broadcast live on NASA Television from the agency's Johnson Space Center in Houston. Media questions will be taken by telephone and from other participating NASA locations.

  • Coverage Set For Next Soyuz Crew Launch to Space Station

    10.17.12 - NASA Television will provide live coverage of next week's launch and docking of the next trio of crew members who will fly to the International Space Station.