Latest White Sands Missile Range Stories

2013-10-15 23:03:36

The initial increment of Quintron DICES VoIP command and control voice system user stations at WSMR Base Command Center control rooms is now being used full-time for Range mission support.

2010-04-29 10:57:37

NASA Television will provide live coverage of the May 6 launch of the Pad Abort 1 flight test.

2010-04-08 07:44:46

NASA has set a launch date and a media preview day for its next flight test, called Pad Abort 1.

2009-03-04 09:40:29

A mock-up of NASA's Orion launch abort system began a week-long U.S.

2009-03-03 16:15:00

A full-scale mock-up of NASA's Orion launch abort system began a week-long flatbed trailer ride across the country Tuesday, en route to White Sands Missile Range in New Mexico.

2008-11-05 03:00:37

AMSTERDAM, November 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ARCADIS (EURONEXT: ARCAD), the international consultancy, design and engineering company, announced today that it has been selected to provide performance based remediation services under its GRiP(R) program by the U.S.

2008-08-02 21:00:04

By Diana M. Alba, Las Cruces Sun-News, N.M. Aug. 2--LAS CRUCES -- The fate of a back-up space shuttle landing site north of Las Cruces is up in the air in advance of a NASA plan to retire its space shuttle program in two years.

2008-07-23 06:00:32

By Steve Ramirez, Las Cruces Sun-News, N.M. Jul. 23--For more information on WSMR, click here.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.