Space News

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.

A New Glenn Is Coming

Sep 13, 2016

Commercial space company Blue Origin has named their latest rocket New Glenn.   WFIT's Rick Glasby has the story.

United Launch Alliance

The pressure is on for a first-of-its-kind mission launching from Cape Canaveral on Thursday. Sitting about a mile from the launch pad where a Falcon 9 rocket exploded this past week, the OSIRIS-REx probe will launch Thursday night atop an Atlas V rocket headed for an asteroid that could contain some of the oldest organic material in the solar system.