Moon Express

Cape Canaveral company Moon Express today gained permission from the FAA to land on the moon. Rick Glasby reports it might happen as early as next year.

WFIT Space News Update

Aug 8, 2016
Sierra Nevada Corporation

From spy satellites and fuzzy dice to recycled rocket boosters, Rick Glasby has the latest space news.

ULA Atlas V 421 with NROL-61 satellite
Uninted Launch Alliance

A United Launch Alliance Atlas 5 rocket, designated AV-064, will launch a classified spacecraft payload for the U.S. National Reconnaissance Office. The rocket will fly in the 421 vehicle configuration with a four-meter fairing, two solid rocket boosters and a single-engine Centaur upper stage.

July 28, 2016 | 8:37 am EDT
Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Space Launch Complex 41

Join Space Share in celebrating the anniversary of Apollo 11's flight to the moon with the mission’s Lunar Module Pilot, Buzz Aldrin! Hosted by the incomparable George Takei, best known for his role as Mr. Sulu in Star Trek: The Original Series and films, and featuring fellow Star Trek alumna Nichelle Nichols (Uhura).

Delta 4 Heavy Rocket
Uninted Launch Alliance

United Launch Alliance has started the month of June with the successful launch of a spy satellite from Cape Canaveral.  WFIT’s Rick Glasby reports that’s just the beginning of launches for this month.