Space News

The next launch from Cape Canaveral is scheduled for Tuesday, March 22nd at 11:05PM.  Orbital ATK will be sending a cargo ship to the International Space Station.  And on the way back, the vehicle will host the biggest man-made fire in space… ever.  Rick Glasby explains it all in this video.

SpaceX Feb 25th Launch

Feb 24, 2016

SpaceX will attempt to launch a communications satellite Thursday evening.  If weather scrubs the mission, they’ll try again tomorrow evening.  WFIT’s Rick Glasby is at the launch pad at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station.

A major part of the Orion spacecraft arrived at the Kennedy Space Center this week.  WFIT’s Rick Glasby talked to NASA officials about the Orion mission.

There will be a new spacecraft launching from Cape Canaveral.  NASA has awarded the new round of contracts to send cargo to the International Space Station, and one of the winners is Sierra Nevada Corporation, with their innovative Dream Chaser spacecraft.  Rick Glasby gives us a glimpse of what it will look like.

SpaceX made history Monday evening at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station by launching a rocket, and then landing the rocket booster back on Earth.  WFIT’s Rick Glasby reports.