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Experts Say NASA’s Mars Sample Return Plan Is Deeply Flawed

Futurism 24 Sep 2023
As SpaceNews reports, NASA has delayed its Mars Sample Return (MSR) effort after an independent review board found several serious issues regarding the mission's timetable, price tag, and technical details ... But the mission — which, importantly, is a collaboration between NASA and the European Space Agency (ESA) — has been plagued by uncertainty.

‘Touchdown’: Space capsule with NASA’s first asteroid samples lands in desert in Utah

WPXI 24 Sep 2023
UTAHNASA’s OSIRIS-REx spacecraft sent a capsule about the size of a tire from car which successfully landed Sunday in a Utah desert ...— NASA (@NASA) September 24, 2023 ... On Monday, the samples will be flown to the NASA Johnson Space Center in Texas, the Post reported.

After Six Years, Sample Collected From Asteroid Finally Returns to Earth

Slashdot 24 Sep 2023
On September 8th of 2016, NASA first launched the spacecraft on its 3.8-billion mile mission to land on an asteroid and retrieve a sample ... 20 minutes after delivering its sample, the craft " fired its engines to divert past Earth toward its new mission to asteroid Apophis," NASA reports.

After Seven Years, Sample Collected From Asteroid Finally Returns to Earth

Slashdot 24 Sep 2023
On September 8th of 2016, NASA first launched the spacecraft on its 3.8-billion mile mission to land on an asteroid and retrieve a sample ... 20 minutes after delivering its sample, the craft " fired its engines to divert past Earth toward its new mission to asteroid Apophis," NASA reports.

UK set to receive asteroid sample as part of seven-year Nasa mission

ITV 24 Sep 2023
NASA provided an illustration of the spacecraft at the asteroid Bennu ... The sample, which was collected as part of Nasa’s Osiris-Rex mission, is finally due to return to Earth ... Nasa will release a quarter of the ... Nasa report into UFOs finds no evidence of extra terrestrial origin.

NASA's first asteroid samples land on Earth after release from spacecraft

NBC Bay Area 24 Sep 2023
NASA’s first asteroid samples fetched from deep space parachuted into the Utah desert Sunday to cap a seven-year journey ...It's like ‘Wow!’” said NASA astronaut Sunita Williams, who happened to be in Utah training for her own space capsule mission ... NASA Sep 14. NASA releases UFO report, says new science techniques needed to better understand them.

Nasa’s Osiris-Rex capsule with Bennu asteroid samples hurtles towards Earth

The Observer 24 Sep 2023
A space capsule carrying Nasa’s first asteroid samples on Sunday began streaking toward a touchdown in the Utah desert to conclude a seven-year trek through the stars ... Nasa’s recovery effort in Utah includes helicopters and a temporary clean room set up at the range ... The Associated Press contributed reporting.

4 of Russia's deadliest military systems in its war against Ukraine

Business Insider 24 Sep 2023
Thus, no power is wasted for anti-torque or directional control," according to NASA's Technical Reports Server ... But Russia's fleet of Ka-52s has been severely depleted over the course of the war, as Ukraine's air-defense systems, including US stingers, have proved highly effective in combating the aircraft, Forbes reported.2.

NASA's spacecraft to drop asteroid sample capsule tomorrow. What to expect?

Hindustan Times 23 Sep 2023
A training model of the OSIRIS-REx sample return capsule is seen during a drop test.(NASA/Keegan Barber). NASA’s OSIRIS-REx (Origins, Spectral Interpretation, Resource Identification and Security–Regolith Explorer) spacecraft briefly touched the Bennu asteroid’s surface and collected a sample of rock and dust from the asteroid in 2020.

Atlanta-area girls who want to be pilots get VIP intro from Delta

Atlanta Journal 23 Sep 2023
The program also included a panel discussion by female leaders at NASA, before a flight back home Friday evening ... Business reporter Kelly Yamanouchi covers airlines and the airport including Atlanta-based Delta Air Lines, one of the world's largest carriers, and Hartsfield-Jackson, the world's busiest airport.

NASA report looks at societal considerations for Artemis

SpaceDaily 22 Sep 2023
NASA's Artemis missions have far-reaching scientific and exploratory goals, and a new ...

Rocket Report: Two small launchers fail in flight; Soyuz crew flies to ISS

Ars Technica 22 Sep 2023
/ NASA Astronaut Loral O'Hara, Russian commander Oleg Kononenko, and cosmonaut Nikolai Chub prepare for launch September 15 at the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan ... NASA/Victor Zelentsov). Welcome to Edition 6.12 of the Rocket Report! Two of the world's most successful small satellite launchers suffered failures this week.

Why 'UFOs' should be tracked in the water as well as the skies

Sott 22 Sep 2023
A much anticipated NASA report on UFOs calls for better tracking and scientific understanding of unexplained phenomena that captivate the public and have raised concerns about military security.

OSIRIS-REx to return NASA's first asteroid sample via parachute touchdown in Utah desert

The Daytona Beach News Journal 21 Sep 2023
OSIRIS-REx is the third mission in NASA’s New Frontiers Program ... NASA ... Ahead of the event, NASA’s OSIRIS-REx engineers briefly fired the spacecraft's thrusters Sept ... It makes its closest approach to our planet every six years — and in 2135, Bennu could pass closer to Earth than the moon, NASA reports ... NASA's 'Asteroid Autumn' kicks off ... NASA.

Army soldier should’ve returned to Earth months ago; instead, he broke a NASA record

Stars and Stripes 21 Sep 2023
27, but not before entering NASA’s history books. Last week, Rubio broke NASA’s single spaceflight record for continuous days spent in space by an American, the agency announced ... NASA spacecraft delivering biggest sample yet from an asteroid NASA report finds no evidence of alien life linked to UFOs, aka UAPs, but wants more data.

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