SSL Rocket and Orion Spacecraft Lift Off
April 4, 2021
April 1, 2021 - The artist rendering shows NASA’s Space Launch System (SLS) rocket and Orion spacecraft lifting off from Kennedy Space Center’s Launch Pad 39B for the Artemis I mission ... an uncrewed test flight that will provide a foundation for human deep space exploration.
Under the Artemis program, NASA will launch the first woman and next man to the lunar surface, using the Moon as a testing ground before venturing on to Mars.
Image created by USA Patriotism! from NASA graphic/photo by Chad Siwik.