AP Aerospace Writer
More from Marcia Dunn
Industrial Media Unboxing Video
IEN Unboxed is a new show in which our editors unbox new tools on the market and discuss their features.
Jun 13th, 2022
Boeing Capsule Lands Back on Earth After Space Shakedown
A folded U.S. flag sent up by Boeing stayed behind.
May 26th, 2022
Boeing Docks Crew Capsule to Space Station in Test Do-over
The only other time Boeing’s Starliner flew in space, it never got anywhere near the station.
May 23rd, 2022
Boeing Crew Capsule Launches to Space Station on Test Redo
It’s Boeing’s third shot at the high-stakes flight demo.
May 20th, 2022
Dusty Demise for NASA Mars Lander in July; Power Dwindling
InSight currently is generating one-tenth of the power from the sun that it did upon arrival.
May 18th, 2022
Space Telescope in Home Stretch of Tests
Each of the 18 mirror segments on the new telescope is bigger than the single one on Spitzer.
May 10th, 2022
SpaceX Launches 4 Astronauts for NASA After Private Flight
Both SpaceX and NASA officials stressed they're taking it one step at a time to ensure safety.
Apr 27th, 2022
NASA Moon Rocket Faces More Flight Delays as Repairs Mount
The 30-story Space Launch System rocket has been on the pad at Kennedy Space Center for the past month.
Apr 19th, 2022
Fuel Leak Thwarts NASA's Dress Rehearsal for Moon Rocket
Two previous countdown attempts were marred by balky fans and a large hand-operated valve.
Apr 15th, 2022
SpaceX Launches 3 Visitors to Space Station for $55M Each
It’s SpaceX’s first private charter flight to the orbiting lab after two years of carrying astronauts there for NASA.
Apr 11th, 2022
More Delays for NASA's Moon Rocket Test
Launch managers tried twice — once Sunday and again Monday — to load nearly 1 million gallons of fuel into the 322-foot (98-meter) rocket known as Space Launch System.
Apr 6th, 2022
U.S. Astronaut to Ride Russian Spacecraft Home
After nearly a year in space, he faces what could be his trickiest assignment yet.
Mar 15th, 2022