Web Results

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Space_Launch_System

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 .... Blocks 1 and 1B of the SLS will use two five-segment Solid Rocket Boosters (SRBs), which are based on the four-segment Space Shuttle Solid ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/NASA

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration is an ..... Its major components were a spaceplane orbiter with an external fuel tank and two solid- fuel launch rockets at its side.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_NASA_missions

This is a list of NASA missions, both manned and unmanned, since its establishment in 1958. ... The first X-Plane, the Bell X-1, was the first rocket- powered airplane to break the sound barrier on October 14, 1947. ... Orion will be powered by NASA's new heavy lift vehicle, the Space Launch System (SLS), which is currently ...

www.nasa.gov/audience/forstudents/k-4/stories/nasa-knows/what-is-a-rocket-k4.html

NASA uses rockets to launch things and people into space.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_United_States_rockets

List of various rockets used by NASA and other American entities. Launchers[edit ]. 1940s ... N-II (1981 - 1987); Space Shuttle (1982–2011); Titan 34D (1982–1989 ); Atlas H (1983–1987); Atlas G (1984–1989); Titan 23G (1988–2003); Atlas II ...

www.nasa.gov/exploration/systems/sls/index.html

NASA's Space Launch System will be the most powerful rocket we've ever built. When completed, SLS will enable astronauts to begin their journey to explore ...

www.nasa.gov/sls/multimedia/gallery/sls-infographic3.html

NASA's Space Launch System (SLS) will be the most powerful rocket in history for deep-space missions, including to an asteroid and ultimately to Mars.

www.theverge.com/2017/5/10/14886570/nasa-space-launch-system-rocket-ula-blue-origin-spacex

May 10, 2017 ... At the same time, NASA is developing a monster rocket of its own; it's called the Space Launch System, and it's being touted as the most ...

www.space.com/33908-space-launch-system.html

Aug 30, 2016 ... NASA's Space Launch System will carry humans beyond the grasp of Earth's gravity, stretching to the moon, Mars, and perhaps, one day, deep ...

www.space.com/26964-nasa-mega-rocket-2018-sls-test-launch.html

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 ...