Spacecraft

CAPE CANAVERAL, FL - NOVEMBER 17: In this handout photo provided by NASA, The United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket with NASA's Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution (MAVEN) spacecraft onboard is seen at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station Space Launch Complex 41 on November 17, 2013 in Cape Canaveral, Florida. The space agency's Mars Atmosphere and Volatile EvolutioN mission (MAVEN for short) is on a mission to study the upper atmosphere of Mars in hopes to discover how the planet lost most of its atmosphere and liquid water. (Photo by Bill Ingalls/NASA via Getty Images)

NASA Back At Mars

The Maven spacecraft arrived at the red planet late Sunday night after a 442 million-mile journey that began nearly a year ago.

09/21/2014

(Photo by Bill Ingalls/NASA via Getty Images)

Three Space Station Astronauts Return To Earth

After almost six months in outer space, three space station astronauts have made it back home to Earth safely.

09/11/2014

(Photo credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

NASA’s Kepler Space Telescope Dead But Mission Isn’t Over Yet

NASA’S Kepler space telescope may be down and out but the space agency isn’t ready to call it quits completely.

CBS Miami–08/16/2013

The International Space Station with the Dragon spacecraft on its robotic arm.  (Source: NASA.gov)

ISS Astronauts Capture The Dragon

It’s the start of a new era in space technology. Friday, the first-ever private spacecraft arrived at the International Space Station, making history as the first commercial delivery in orbit.

CBS4–05/25/2012

Artist's concept of Boeing's CST-100 vehicle in orbit. (Source: Boeing)

Next Gen Space Craft To Be Built At Kennedy Space Center

Space jobs are returning to the Space Coast. On Monday, Gov. Rick Scott, state officials and Boeing executives announced that they will being building the next generation of U.S. manned space vehicles at the Kennedy Space Center.

CBS4–10/31/2011

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