Tag: KSC

New Falcon 9 to launch New SpaceX Cargo Dragon Delivering NASA Science to Space Station June 3: Watch Live/Photos

For SpaceUpClose.com & RocketSTEM KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FL – A spanking new and non-sooty black and white Falcon 9 rocket is all set to launch a likewise new SpaceX Cargo Dragon delivering over 3.6 tons of new NASA  science and supplies to the 20 year old International Space Station (ISS) on Thursday, June 3, from Florida’s Spaceport – if the weather

Beautiful Starlink Blastoff Saturday Evening from KSC as Aggressive SpaceX Launches 5th Falcon 9 in 3 Weeks: Photos

For SpaceUpClose.com & RocketSTEM KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FL –  The Space Coast was treated to another beautiful blastoff as the next batch of Starlink broadband internet satellites soared to orbit Saturday evening, May 15, on a rideshare mission using an 8x recycled booster – thus aptly demonstrating that SpaceX is maintaining an aggressive launch pace with of 5 successful liftoffs

Long-Time KSC Director and Astronaut Bob Cabana Promoted to NASA Associate Administrator at Headquarters

For SpaceUpClose.com & RocketSTEM KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FL –  Newly confirmed and sworn in NASA Administrator Sen. Bill Nelson announced that long-time Kennedy Space Center (KSC) Director and veteran Space Shuttle Commander Robert D. Cabana, has been tapped to become NASA Associate Administrator at agency headquarters in Washington, D.C. effective Monday, May 17, replacing Steve Jurczyk who is retiring. The