Latest Ares I-Y Stories

2009-11-30 12:54:46

NASA will host a media teleconference with Bob Ess, Ares I-X mission manager, at 1 pm CST on Thursday, Dec 3.

2009-10-31 07:05:00

Two of three parachutes malfunctioned during a test flight of a prototype moon rocket earlier this week, NASA reported on Friday.

2009-10-28 11:00:00

NASA’s experimental Ares I-X rocket successfully launched from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida on Wednesday.

2009-10-20 14:35:26

NASA will hold a news conference on Friday, Oct 23, at the agency's Kennedy Space Center in Florida to discuss the status of the Ares I-X rocket launch.

2009-10-20 10:07:00

MINNEAPOLIS, Oct. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Alliant Techsystems (NYSE: ATK) and NASA made history today as the Ares I-X rocket rolled to the launch pad, marking the first time in more than 25 years a new vehicle has left the Vehicle Assembly Building at Kennedy Space Center.

2009-10-14 15:17:42

NASA's Ares I-X Deputy Mission Manager Jon Cowart is available for satellite interviews from 6 to 9 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, Oct. 21. He will conduct the interviews from the rocket's launch pad at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida.

2009-10-09 05:45:00

Alliant Techsystems (NYSE: ATK), the prime contractor for the first stage of the Ares I launch vehicle, along with NASA, the US Army, and United Space Alliance (USA), successfully conducted the third in a series of four Ares I main parachute drop-tests.

2009-09-22 14:06:00

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla., Sept. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA is targeting Tuesday, Oct. 27, for the flight test of the Ares I-X rocket, pending successful testing and data verification.

2009-08-17 09:42:34

NASA says it has assembled the Ares I-X rocket for an October test flight, marking the first time in more than 25 years a new space vehicle has been assembled. The stacking of the Ares I-X rocket, its simulated crew module and launch abort system was finished Thursday in the space agency's Vehicle Assembly Building at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida, completing the 327-foot launch vehicle and providing the first look at the finished rocket's distinctive shape. The Ares I-X flight test is...

2009-08-14 14:55:00

For the first time in more than a quarter-century a new space vehicle stands ready in NASA's Kennedy Space Center Vehicle Assembly Building.

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