SLS  | Artemis-1

National Aeronautics and Space Administration launch of a SLS Block 1 Rocket

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National Aeronautics and Space Administration is scheduled to launch a SLS Block 1 rocket as part of the Artemis-1 mission. The launch window for the Human Exploration mission is on Sat, Oct 31st, 2020, 8:00 PM EDT from Launch Complex 39B, Kennedy Space Center, FL. The status of the launch is Red. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch!

Mission

Artemis-1

Artemis-1 (previously Exploration Mission 1) is the first flight on Space Launch System and the second flight of Orion crew spacecraft. Mission is planned to be an uncrewed circumlunar flight.

Location

Launch Complex 39B, Kennedy Space Center, FL

Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA
National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Rocket

Space Launch System (SLS)

The Space Launch System (SLS) is an American Space Shuttle-derived heavy expendable launch vehicle. It is part of NASA's deep space exploration plans including a manned mission to Mars. SLS follows the cancellation of the Constellation program, and is to replace the retired Space Shuttle.

National Aeronautics and Space Administration

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration is an independent agency of the executive branch of the United States federal government responsible for the civilian space program, as well as aeronautics and aerospace research. NASA have many launch facilities but most are inactive. The most commonly used pad will be LC-39B at Kennedy Space Center in Florida.

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