This article is about the NASA rocket family. ... The Space Launch System (SLS)
is an American Space Shuttle-derived heavy expendable launch vehicle being ...
NASA's Space Launch System will be safe, affordable, and sustainable, to
continue America's journey of discovery from the unique vantage point of space.
NASA uses rockets to launch things and people into space.
A direct result of the Sputnik crisis, NASA
began operations on October 1, 1958, absorbing into itself the earlier National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics intact: its 8,000 employees, an annual budget of $100 million, three major research laboratories-Langley Aerona... More »
Sep 22, 2015 ... NASA is going to Mars, and here on Earth, the agency's Marshall Space Flight
Center in Huntsville, Alabama, is the first stop for building the ...
Aug 28, 2014 ... NASA's first test launch of its new mega-rocket, the Space Launch System, will
blast off by November 2018, a year later than planned. See the ...
Dec 10, 2014 ... NASA's new mega rocket will likely not make its first test launch until at least mid-
2018, a top agency official told a U.S. lawmakers today ...
NASA's Space Launch System (SLS) is a heavy-lift rocket designed to carry
astronauts to an asteroid and Mars. NASA recently unveiled the design for this
Aug 27, 2014 ... NASA will build a huge new heavy-lift Space Launch System rocket to propel
astronauts on flights to nearby asteroids and eventually Mars.