Space News


The NASA CYGNSS satellites were ready for launch from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station.  The mission has been delayed for a second time this week.  The new launch date has yet to be determined.  WFIT's Rick Glasby reports the launch vehicle is a little unusual.

Lockheed Martin

The GOES-R satellite is the first in a new series of weather satellites that will provide images of weather patterns as fast as every 30 seconds.  The launch window opens Saturday, November 19th at 5:42 PM.  WFIT's Rick Glasby reports from the Kennedy Space Center.

Rocket Launch Schedule

Nov 1, 2016

If you're wondering when to look skyward, WFIT's Rick Glasby has a rundown of the rocket launches scheduled for the remainder of 2016.

Blue Origin

While we were occupied with Hurricane Matthew, commercial space company Blue Origin set a new record.  WFIT's Rick Glasby files this video report.