Spacewalking astronauts tackle more solar panel advance work

A pair of astronauts are spacewalking for the second time this week to get the International Space Station ready for new solar panels By MARCIA DUNN AP Aerospace Writer March 5, 2021, 12:02 PM • 2 min read CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — For the second time this week, a pair of astronauts floated outside Friday […]

Spacewalking astronauts prep station for new solar wings

Astronauts are taking a spacewalk outside the International Space Station to install support frames for new solar panels arriving later this year By MARCIA DUNN AP Aerospace Writer February 28, 2021, 11:17 AM • 3 min read CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — Spacewalking astronauts ventured out Sunday to install support frames for new, high-efficiency solar panels […]

NASA rover streaks toward a landing on Mars

A NASA rover is hurtling toward a landing on Mars in the riskiest step yet in an epic quest to bring back rocks that could answer whether life ever existed on the red planet By MARCIA DUNN AP Aerospace Writer February 18, 2021, 5:57 AM • 4 min read CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — A NASA […]

Turkey unveils space program including 2023 moon mission

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has unveiled an ambitious 10-year space program for his country that includes missions to the moon and sending Turkish astronauts into space By SUZAN FRASER Associated Press February 9, 2021, 9:07 PM • 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article ANKARA, Turkey — Turkish President Recep Tayyip […]