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U.S. EVA #52
The primary goal of the spacewalk is to install new Batteries in the ISS P4 Truss 4A power channel. It is scheduled to last 6.5 hours.
October, 2018
International Space Station
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U.S. EVA #53
The primary goal of the spacewalk is to install new Batteries in the ISS P4 Truss 2A power channel. It is scheduled to last 6.5 hours.
October, 2018
International Space Station
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InSight Landing on Mars
InSight, short for Interior Exploration using Seismic Investigations, Geodesy and Heat Transport, is a Mars lander designed to give the Red Planet its first thorough checkup since it formed 4.5 billion years ago. It is the first outer space robotic explorer to study in-depth the "inner space" of Mars: its crust, mantle, and core.
Mon Nov 26, 2018
Elysium Planitia, Mars
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Soyuz MS-09 Landing
Astronauts Serena Auñón-Chancellor of NASA, Alexander Gerst of the European Space Agency (ESA), and cosmonaut Sergey Prokopyev of the Russian space agency Roscosmos, will undock their Soyuz spacecraft from the International Space Station and land in Kazakhstan.
December, 2018
Kazakhstan
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New Horizons Flyby of MU69
NASA's New Horizons spacecraft will flyby the object MU69 in the Kuiper Belt. It will be the furthest flyby from Earth that a spacecraft has performed.
Tue Jan 01, 2019 05:33 UTC
Kuiper Belt
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Orion Ascent Abort-2 (AA-2)
NASA will conduct an in-flight abort test of its Orion space capsule. The test will ensure that the capsule is capable of safely carrying crew away from the launch vehicle in the event of an anomaly.
April, 2019
White Sands Missile Range, New Mexico
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CST-100 Starliner Pad Abort Test
Boeing's CST-100 Starliner capsule will perform a pad abort test as part of NASA's Commercial Crew program.
April, 2019
White Sands Missile Range, New Mexico
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Crew Dragon In-flight Abort Test
SpaceX will conduct an in-flight abort test of its Crew Dragon capsule. The test will ensure that Crew Dragon is capable of safely maneuvering away from the launch vehicle in the event of an anomaly. The test is part of NASA's Commercial Crew program.
May, 2019
Pad 39A, Kennedy Space Center, Florida
OSIRIS-REx Samples Bennu
OSIRIS-REx will move into position to collect a sample of asteroid Bennu's surface material. The spacecraft's sampling arm will then touch the surface for five seconds as part of the Touch-And-Go (TAG) sampling maneuver.
Sat Jul 04, 2020
Bennu
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OSIRIS-REx Returns a Sample of Bennu to Earth
The OSIRIS-REx spacecraft will return a sample of the asteroid Bennu to Earth. The sample will land via parachute in the Utah desert.
Sun Sep 24, 2023
Utah Desert
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