SLS Block 1 | Artemis I

SLS Block 1 | Artemis I

Launch Complex 39B
Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA

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National Aeronautics and Space Administration

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration is an independent agency of the executive branch of the United States federal government responsible for the civilian space program, as well as aeronautics and aerospace research. NASA have many launch facilities but most are inactive. The most commonly used pad will be LC-39B at Kennedy Space Center in Florida.

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Artemis I

Artemis I (previously Exploration Mission 1) is the first flight on Space Launch System and the second flight of Orion crew spacecraft. Mission is planned to be an uncrewed circumlunar flight.

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Orion 002


Serial 002

Launch Crew Count 5

Status Active

Landing Time N/A


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Crew

Commander Moonikin Campos

Anthropomorphic Test Device

Nationality Earthling

Date Of Birth

Status Active

Type Non-Human


Helga

Anthropomorphic Test Device

Nationality Earthling

Date Of Birth

Status Active

Type Non-Human


Zohar

Anthropomorphic Test Device

Nationality Earthling

Date Of Birth

Status Active

Type Non-Human


Shaun the Sheep

Zero-G Indicator

Nationality Earthling

Date Of Birth

Status Active

Type Non-Human


Snoopy

Zero-G Indicator

Nationality Earthling

Date Of Birth

Status Active

Type Non-Human


Space Launch System Block 1


Height 111.00 Meters

Max Stages 2

Mass To GTO 0 kg

Liftoff Thrust 39000 kN

Diameter 8.40 Meters

Mass To LEO 95000 kg

Liftoff Mass 2628 Tonnes


Launch Success 0

Consecutive Success 0

Maiden Flight Unknown

Launch Failures 0


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Updates

Jay

2022-09-26T14:41:18+0000

NASA will roll SLS back to the VAB due to Tropical Storm Ian, new launch date TBD.

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Cosmic_Penguin

2022-09-24T14:07:16+0000

Not launching on September 27; date pending rollback decision

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Jay

2022-09-23T15:38:45+0000

Adding launch window, weather is 20% GO.

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Cosmic_Penguin

2022-09-08T15:14:18+0000

Move back to NET September (23rd or 27th), pending decision from Eastern Range on Flight Termination System batteries replacement waiver and Core Stage hydrogen leakage repairs.

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SwGustav

2022-09-03T20:54:06+0000

Delaying to Launch Period 27 pending resolution of hardware issues

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Nosu

2022-09-03T15:19:58+0000

Scrubbed due to a liquid hydrogen leak. Next possible launch opportunity on September 5 between 21:12 and 22:42 UTC.

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spacevogel

2022-08-31T19:55:43+0000

Updated weather forecast

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Nosu

2022-08-30T22:39:56+0000

Setting GO

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Nosu

2022-08-30T22:35:07+0000

Weather approximately 40%

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Nosu

2022-08-30T22:13:16+0000

Now targeting the Saturday, September 3 launch window

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Nosu

2022-08-29T16:24:44+0000

Weather 40% for the September 2 launch opportunity

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Nosu

2022-08-29T12:36:27+0000

Launch scrubbed due to a hydrogen bleed issue with engine #3. Next opportunity on September 2 between 16:48 and 18:48 UTC.

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Nosu

2022-08-29T11:25:05+0000

Countdown on hold due to a hydrogen bleed issue with engine #3.

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Jay

2022-08-28T12:55:03+0000

Weather 80% at the opening of the window, 60% towards the end

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SwGustav

2022-08-25T13:50:19+0000

Updating weather

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Jay

2022-08-10T19:15:04+0000

Setting GO

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Cosmic_Penguin

2022-07-20T15:15:25+0000

NET August 29

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Nosu

2022-06-25T21:09:19+0000

Adding launch window and setting TBC.

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Nosu

2022-06-15T18:47:49+0000

NET August 23

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Cosmic_Penguin

2022-04-28T18:47:50+0000

NET August

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Nosu

2022-04-20T17:50:32+0000

NET June 29

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Nosu

2022-03-25T22:02:53+0000

NET June 6 16:48 - 18:48 UTC

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SwGustav

2022-02-24T20:10:14+0000

Moving to May window per media update

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Nosu

2022-02-02T13:55:55+0000

NET April 2022

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Nosu

2022-02-01T21:12:07+0000

Rollout delayed, moving to TBD March

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Jay

2022-01-18T16:12:00+0000

NET March 20.

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Nosu

2021-12-20T17:04:41+0000

NET March 12-27 due to a malfunctioning computer in one of the main engines.

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Nosu

2021-10-22T17:37:43+0000

First launch opportunity February 12, 2022 between 22:56 and 23:17 UTC.

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Nosu

2021-10-22T17:11:54+0000

Launch NET February 2022

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Artemis

The Artemis program is a US government-funded crewed spaceflight program that has the goal of landing "the first woman and the next man" on the Moon, specifically at the lunar south pole region by 2024.

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NASA says it’s ready for a fourth attempt to fuel the massive SLS rocket

2022-06-12T21:43:54+0000

Spaceflight Now

Photos: Artemis 1 rocket hauled to launch pad for another countdown rehearsal

2022-06-10T21:44:00+0000

NASA

NASA to Discuss, Conduct Test to Prepare for Artemis I Moon Mission

2022-06-06T23:13:42+0000

Spaceflight Now

NASA’s SLS moon rocket returns to launch pad for more testing

2022-06-05T18:13:11+0000

NASASpaceflight

NASA rolling Artemis 1 back to the pad to finish WDR

2022-05-29T02:23:52+0000

SpaceNews

Next SLS countdown rehearsal scheduled for June 19

2022-05-27T09:43:43+0000

Spaceflight Now

NASA plans Artemis 1 moon rocket retest around June 19

2022-05-26T20:14:00+0000

NASA

NASA to Discuss Status of Final Test Needed for Artemis I Moon Mission

2022-05-21T23:07:00+0000

SpaceNews

NASA plans early June rollout of SLS for next countdown test

2022-05-17T17:41:25+0000

Arstechnica

NASA reveals launch dates for Artemis I through the first half of 2023

2022-05-16T22:42:20+0000

NASASpaceflight

NASA, Air Liquide continue working on Artemis 1 WDR issues

2022-05-06T11:23:21+0000

SpaceNews

NASA planning next SLS countdown rehearsal in June

2022-05-04T17:03:00+0000

NASA

NASA to Discuss Status of Artemis I Test, Launch

2022-04-26T18:54:15+0000

Spaceflight Now

NASA’s moon rocket rolls back to Vehicle Assembly Building for repairs

2022-04-25T21:51:37+0000

NASASpaceflight

Artemis 1 vehicle heads back to VAB while NASA discusses what to do next

2022-04-25T15:04:15+0000

Spaceflight Now

Photos: Close-ups of NASA’s moon rocket on the launch pad

2022-04-24T19:04:15+0000

Spaceflight Now

NASA preps for return of SLS moon rocket to hangar

2022-04-18T13:49:14+0000

Spaceflight Now

NASA plans to roll first Artemis moon rocket back to hangar next week

2022-04-18T01:29:18+0000

SpaceNews

Schedule effects of SLS rollback still uncertain

2022-04-17T03:10:36+0000

Arstechnica

NASA to roll back its mega rocket after failing to complete countdown test

2022-04-17T01:59:26+0000

Spaceflight Now

NASA to return Artemis moon rocket to assembly building for repairs

2022-04-16T02:19:34+0000

SpaceNews

NASA to roll back SLS for repairs

2022-04-16T01:10:00+0000

NASA

NASA to Discuss Status of Artemis I Moon Mission

2022-04-15T11:00:40+0000

Arstechnica

Rocket Report: NASA scrubs third SLS fueling test, Pythom Space strikes back

2022-04-14T21:39:18+0000

SpaceNews

NASA halts third attempt at SLS practice countdown

2022-04-14T12:52:03+0000

NASASpaceflight

NASA calls off modified Artemis 1 Wet Dress Rehearsal for hydrogen leak

2022-04-12T22:29:06+0000

Spaceflight Now

NASA restarts moon rocket wet dress rehearsal countdown

2022-04-12T14:48:52+0000

Arstechnica

NASA to restart fueling test of SLS rocket, with key modifications

2022-04-09T23:49:08+0000

SpaceNews

NASA to delay, modify SLS countdown rehearsal

2022-04-09T13:29:08+0000

Spaceflight Now

Citing valve problem, NASA will load only the SLS core stage in next countdown test

2022-04-06T21:59:05+0000

Spaceflight Now

NASA’s SLS moon rocket, SpaceX’s Falcon 9 share the scene at Kennedy Space Center

2022-04-06T11:09:09+0000

SpaceNews

SLS countdown test on hold after second scrub

2022-04-03T18:09:00+0000

NASA

NASA to Provide Update Today on Last Major Artemis Test Before Launch

2022-04-03T17:39:27+0000

SpaceNews

NASA scrubs first attempt at SLS countdown rehearsal

2022-04-03T12:43:02+0000

NASASpaceflight

NASA working through wet dress rehearsal, final major pre-flight test for moon rocket

2022-04-01T22:59:23+0000

Spaceflight Now

NASA begins critical Artemis countdown rehearsal at Kennedy Space Center

2022-04-01T14:17:02+0000

Arstechnica

NASA will make a second attempt to fuel its big rocket Monday [Updated]

2022-03-29T23:49:35+0000

SpaceNews

NASA ready for high-stakes, low-profile SLS test

2022-03-28T14:20:00+0000

NASA

NASA to Provide Updates, Coverage for Final Test Ahead of Moon Mission

2022-03-24T16:29:17+0000

NASASpaceflight

EGS, Jacobs preparing Artemis 1 vehicle at pad for final pre-launch countdown test

2022-03-18T17:01:58+0000

Arstechnica

It’s huge, expensive, and years late—but the SLS rocket is finally here

2022-03-18T13:24:00+0000

NASA

NASA’s Mega Moon Rocket, Spacecraft Complete First Roll to Launch Pad

2022-03-18T09:07:59+0000

SpaceNews

SLS rolls out to pad for countdown test

2022-03-17T17:34:40+0000

NASASpaceflight

NASA moon rocket SLS rolls out to “rebuilt” LC-39B ahead of Artemis 1 rehearsal

2022-03-17T14:09:19+0000

Spaceflight Now

NASA’s new moon rocket ready to roll to launch pad

2022-03-15T11:47:59+0000

SpaceNews

NASA ready to roll out SLS

2022-03-10T20:04:00+0000

NASA

Coverage, Activities Set for First Rollout of NASA’s Mega Moon Rocket

2022-02-25T12:43:48+0000

SpaceNews

NASA to roll out SLS in mid-March for launch rehearsal

2022-02-25T12:00:09+0000

Arstechnica

Rocket Report: SLS rocket almost ready to roll, ULA workers prepared to strike

2022-02-22T21:29:33+0000

Spaceflight Now

NASA says engine controller failure not a roadblock to first SLS test flight

2022-02-22T18:49:00+0000

NASA

NASA to Provide Media Update on Artemis I Moon Mission

2022-02-16T18:24:20+0000

NASASpaceflight

Artemis 1 rollout timing remains uncertain as NASA leadership deliberates the schedule

2022-02-02T19:00:27+0000

Arstechnica

NASA delays SLS rocket rollout, says launch date is TBD

2022-01-18T20:23:00+0000

NASA

La NASA invita a los medios al lanzamiento del nuevo mega-cohete y nave espacial lunares

2022-01-18T18:23:00+0000

NASA

NASA Invites Media to Launch of New Mega-Moon Rocket and Spacecraft

2022-01-17T16:54:49+0000

NASASpaceflight

EGS, Jacobs working to finish testing in time for Artemis 1 rollout in mid-February

2022-01-13T11:42:45+0000

SpaceNews

NASA holding out hope for first SLS launch in March

2022-01-11T22:42:00+0000

NASA

Media Invited to see NASA Mega Moon Rocket Roll Out for First Time

2022-01-05T22:17:18+0000

Arstechnica

The launch of NASA’s titanic SLS rocket slips toward summer 2022

2022-01-05T13:06:44+0000

SpaceNews

Amazon’s Alexa to be tested on Artemis 1

2021-12-22T17:57:42+0000

NASASpaceflight

Engine controller replacement details behind Artemis 1 launch delay

2021-12-20T11:26:42+0000

SpaceNews

Engine computer problem delays first SLS launch

2021-12-10T12:00:01+0000

Arstechnica

Rocket Report: Astra to launch from Florida, NASA troubleshoots SLS issue

2021-12-06T16:38:33+0000

NASASpaceflight

Artemis 1 launch attempt constraints, rocket readiness slips to mid-February 2022

2021-12-03T12:00:22+0000

Arstechnica

Rocket Report: SLS may face delay due to engine issue, Astra goes orbital

2021-11-16T15:06:00+0000

NASA

NASA to Roll Out Mega Moon Rocket for First Time, Media Invited

2021-11-11T14:59:50+0000

NASASpaceflight

EGS, Jacobs begin Artemis 1 pre-launch testing and checkout push

2021-11-09T23:37:00+0000

NASA

NASA Outlines Challenges, Progress for Artemis Moon Missions

2021-11-05T05:26:54+0000

Spaceflight Now

NASA shows off finished SLS moon rocket, Webb telescope

2021-11-01T16:40:57+0000

NASASpaceflight

Inside Artemis 1’s complex launch windows and constraints

2021-10-27T18:13:41+0000

NASASpaceflight

SLS Program completes Block 1 design review, preparing to certify Artemis 1 vehicle

2021-10-26T13:11:26+0000

Arstechnica

Critical tests for NASA’s large rocket remain as launch day edges closer

2021-10-23T03:33:12+0000

SpaceNews

NASA sets Artemis 1 launch for no earlier than February

2021-10-22T20:33:07+0000

Spaceflight Now

NASA targets February launch for Artemis 1 moon mission

2021-10-22T13:03:00+0000

NASA

NASA Completes Mega-Moon Rocket Stacking, Invites Media to Learn More

2021-10-21T17:56:50+0000

NASASpaceflight

Artemis 1 Orion joins SLS to complete vehicle stack

2021-10-21T16:03:07+0000

Spaceflight Now

Stacking of Orion spacecraft caps assembly of first Artemis moon rocket

2021-10-19T09:23:05+0000

Spaceflight Now

NASA moves Orion spacecraft to the Vehicle Assembly Building

2021-10-18T11:39:12+0000

SpaceNews

NASA expects vaccination mandates to have little impact on Artemis 1 preparations

2021-10-06T15:56:08+0000

NASASpaceflight

Work on Artemis I Orion nears completion, other Orions make progress

2021-10-01T18:11:22+0000

SpaceNews

First SLS launch likely to slip to 2022

2021-09-29T15:30:45+0000

NASASpaceflight

EGS, Jacobs completing first round of Artemis 1 pre-launch integrated tests prior to Orion stacking

2021-09-22T23:31:26+0000

Spaceflight Now

NASA completes swing arm test on SLS launch platform

2021-09-22T20:22:29+0000

NASASpaceflight

NASA completes umbilical test for SLS Artemis 1 mission

2021-08-26T19:35:26+0000

SpaceNews

SLS cubesats arrive for Artemis 1 launch

2021-07-22T15:50:55+0000

NASASpaceflight

SLS engineering tests to accompany pre-launch checkouts for Artemis 1

2021-07-09T17:58:06+0000

NASASpaceflight

Artemis 1 ICPS stage from ULA added to SLS stack

2021-06-28T16:43:57+0000

NASASpaceflight

Artemis 1 SLS stacking work running long, preps for integrated tests continue in parallel

2021-06-15T17:06:35+0000

NASASpaceflight

NASA SLS core/booster mate sets the stage for Artemis 1 pre-launch checkout

2021-06-11T22:38:08+0000

NASASpaceflight

EGS starts Artemis 1 SLS Core Stage lift

2021-05-20T14:53:06+0000

NASASpaceflight

SLS Core Stage thermal protection system refurbishment in work at Kennedy for Artemis 1

2021-05-03T16:13:08+0000

NASASpaceflight

Ten month schedule to ready SLS for Artemis 1 launch after Core Stage arrives at KSC

2021-04-29T00:19:22+0000

Spaceflight Now

Core of NASA’s first Artemis moon rocket towed into Vehicle Assembly Building

2021-04-28T00:19:26+0000

SpaceNews

SLS core stage arrives at KSC but faces “challenging” schedule

2021-04-27T17:09:22+0000

Spaceflight Now

NASA barge delivers first SLS core stage to Kennedy Space Center

2021-04-21T12:55:38+0000

Spaceflight Now

SLS core ready for shipment to Florida; NASA still hopes for late 2021 launch

2021-04-12T21:00:13+0000

NASASpaceflight

NASA SLS Green Run testing complete, Boeing readies Core Stage for tow to Florida

2021-03-29T22:58:00+0000

NASASpaceflight

Following troubled childhood, Orion trio preparing for flight

2021-03-27T15:36:51+0000

NASASpaceflight

EGS synchronizing Artemis 1 Orion, SLS Booster preps with Core Stage schedule

2021-03-17T02:05:06+0000

SpaceNews

NASA to revisit Artemis 1 launch date after Green Run test

2021-02-19T20:50:10+0000

SpaceNews

NASA sees “reasonable chance” of first SLS launch this year

2020-12-18T19:14:40+0000

SpaceNews

NASA to skip repair of Orion electronics unit

2020-12-10T01:48:18+0000

SpaceNews

Latest SLS core stage test issues leave little margin in schedule for first launch

2020-12-04T19:15:28+0000

NASASpaceflight

New Artemis 1 schedule uncertainty as NASA EGS ready to continue SLS Booster stacking

2020-12-01T07:30:00+0000

The Verge

Component failure in NASA’s deep-space crew capsule could take months to fix

2020-11-27T17:24:02+0000

NASASpaceflight

EGS, Jacobs begin vehicle integration for Artemis 1 launch

2020-08-14T19:58:00+0000

Spaceflight Now

Penultimate piece of NASA’s first SLS rocket arrives at Kennedy Space Center