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NASA astronaut Rex Walheim will be available for live satellite interviews in front of a full-scale model of the Orion spacecraft from 6 - 7:30 a.m. CDT, Thursday, June 28.
As NASA looks to new, deep space destinations and an ambitious commercial transportation system to the International Space Station, the agency is recruiting the next generation of explorers to make these momentous journeys.
Space Shuttle Atlantis (STS-135) made its final landing back on Earth at NASAâ€™s Kennedy Space Center at 5:57 am EDT, ending an era that saw the launches of 135 space shuttles in the past 30 years.
Three NASA astronauts who will fly aboard the last space shuttle mission in July are available for live satellite interviews next week.
NASA announced the four astronauts who will make up the crew of STS-335, the rescue mission that would fly only if needed to bring home the members of space shuttle Endeavour's STS-134 mission, currently the final scheduled shuttle flight.
HOUSTON - A pair of spacewalking astronauts wil
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