New Horizons News


Mission Press Releases

  • NASA to Release New Pluto Images, Science Findings at July 17 Briefing
    NASA HQ - Thursday, July 16, 2015
    Posted on: 7/16/2015 7:40:26 PM PDT

  • Defense Logistics Agency Energy supports New Horizons spacecraft’s Pluto mission
    Defense Logistics Agency - Wednesday, July 15, 2015
    Posted on: 7/16/2015 12:10:06 AM PDT

  • From Mountains to Moons: Multiple Discoveries from NASA’s New Horizons Pluto Mission
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, July 15, 2015
    Posted on: 7/15/2015 10:53:47 PM PDT

  • Ranking Member Johnson Statement on New Horizons Pluto Flyby
    House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology Democrats - Tuesday, July 14, 2015
    Posted on: 7/15/2015 4:02:32 AM PDT

  • Smith, Babin on New Horizons #PlutoFlyby
    House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology - Tuesday, July 14, 2015
    Posted on: 7/14/2015 6:21:27 PM PDT

  • Sierra Nevada Corporation Congratulates NASA and Partners on New Horizons Flyby Mission to Pluto
    - Tuesday, July 14, 2015
    Posted on: 7/14/2015 6:17:06 PM PDT

  • Message from NASA Administrator: Reaching Pluto With New Horizons
    NASA HQ - Tuesday, July 14, 2015
    Posted on: 7/14/2015 11:48:27 AM PDT

  • Australia Captures World's First Close-ups of Pluto
    - Monday, July 13, 2015
    Posted on: 7/13/2015 10:55:45 PM PDT

  • Sen. Mikulski, NASA Deputy Administrator Tour NASA’s New Horizons Mission Operations Center Today
    NASA HQ - Monday, July 13, 2015
    Posted on: 7/13/2015 1:44:41 PM PDT

  • Unraveling Pluto's Mysteries
    Lowell Observatory - Friday, July 10, 2015
    Posted on: 7/10/2015 7:18:57 PM PDT

  • Discover the New Horizons Mission at NASA Ames
    Ames Research Center - Friday, July 10, 2015
    Posted on: 7/10/2015 6:04:39 PM PDT

  • NASA Marshall, U.S. Space & Rocket Center to Host Plutopalooza Event
    Marshall Space Flight Center - Friday, July 10, 2015
    Posted on: 7/10/2015 3:46:11 PM PDT

  • NASA Missions Have Their Eyes Peeled on Pluto
    NASA HQ - Thursday, July 9, 2015
    Posted on: 7/9/2015 7:57:35 PM PDT

  • Image: New Horizons Launches for Pluto
    NASA HQ - Thursday, July 9, 2015
    Posted on: 7/9/2015 4:01:26 PM PDT

  • CU_Boulder Students, Faculty Primed for July 14 Pluto Encounter
    University of Colorado at Boulder - Thursday, July 9, 2015
    Posted on: 7/9/2015 3:58:54 PM PDT

  • Williams College Team Observes Pluto from New Zealand
    Williams College - Thursday, July 9, 2015
    Posted on: 7/9/2015 3:57:27 PM PDT

  • Senator Mikulski Praises Pluto Mission
    Sen. Mikulski - Thursday, July 9, 2015
    Posted on: 7/9/2015 2:40:35 PM PDT

  • NASA Media Call: New Horizons Mission Plans Following Spacecraft Anomaly
    NASA HQ - Monday, July 6, 2015
    Posted on: 7/6/2015 6:39:57 PM PDT

  • NASA Met Unprecedented Challenges Sending Spacecraft to Pluto
    Kennedy Space Center - Thursday, July 2, 2015
    Posted on: 7/2/2015 7:18:50 PM PDT

  • NASA Announces Television Coverage, Media Activities for Pluto Flyby
    NASA HQ - Thursday, June 11, 2015
    Posted on: 6/11/2015 9:42:48 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • Statement of Space Subcommittee Chairman Brian Babin - Hearing on Pluto Flyby
    House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology - July 28, 2015
    Posted on: 7/28/2015 3:18:06 PM PDT

  • Statement of Chairman Lamar Smith - Hearing on Pluto Flyby
    House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology - July 28, 2015
    Posted on: 7/28/2015 3:15:43 PM PDT

  • NASA to Hold Media Call Today to Discuss New Horizons Mission Plans Following Spacecraft Anomaly
    NASA HQ - July 6, 2015
    Posted on: 7/6/2015 4:59:17 PM PDT

  • New Horizons Plans July 7 Return to Normal Science Operations
    NASA HQ - July 5, 2015
    Posted on: 7/6/2015 2:38:08 AM PDT

  • New Horizons Spacecraft In Safe Mode
    NASA HQ - July 4, 2015
    Posted on: 7/5/2015 3:59:36 AM PDT

  • New Horizons Team Completes First Search for Pluto System Hazards
    MacArthur Foundation - May 28, 2015
    Posted on: 5/28/2015 6:54:21 PM PDT

  • NASA's New Horizons Spacecraft Nears Historic July 14 Encounter with Pluto
    NASA HQ - April 14, 2015
    Posted on: 4/14/2015 6:08:10 PM PDT

  • New Horizons Sampling Space Weather on Approach to Pluto
    NASA HQ - March 27, 2015
    Posted on: 3/27/2015 6:04:31 PM PDT

  • NASA Spacecraft Returns New Images of Pluto En Route to Historic Encounter
    NASA HQ - February 4, 2015
    Posted on: 2/4/2015 11:43:16 PM PDT

  • New Horizons Starts Optical Navigation Campaign
    Johns Hopkins University APL New Horizons Mission - January 27, 2015
    Posted on: 1/27/2015 10:26:13 PM PDT

  • An Atmospheric General Circulation Model for Pluto with Predictions for New Horizons
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - January 13, 2015
    Posted on: 1/14/2015 2:42:43 AM PDT

  • New Horizons Marks a ‘Year Out’ with a Successful Course Correction
    Johns Hopkins University APL New Horizons Mission - July 15, 2014
    Posted on: 7/15/2014 5:09:53 PM PDT

  • Final ‘Pre-Pluto’ Annual Checkout Begins
    Johns Hopkins University APL New Horizons Mission - June 17, 2014
    Posted on: 6/17/2014 6:59:16 PM PDT

  • Assessing Pluto from Afar - Worldwide, Ground-based Astronomy Campaign Supports New Horizons
    MacArthur Foundation - June 6, 2014
    Posted on: 6/6/2014 2:26:50 PM PDT

  • NASA New Horizons Status: Late in Cruise, and a Binary Ahoy
    Johns Hopkins University APL New Horizons Mission - August 23, 2013
    Posted on: 8/26/2013 12:55:09 PM PDT

  • New Horizons Camera Spots Pluto's Largest Moon
    Johns Hopkins University APL New Horizons Mission - July 10, 2013
    Posted on: 7/11/2013 12:33:00 PM PDT

  • New Horizons Team Sticking to Original Flight Plan at Pluto
    Johns Hopkins University APL New Horizons Mission - June 14, 2013
    Posted on: 6/17/2013 12:35:17 PM PDT

  • New Horizons Gets a New Year's Workout
    - January 11, 2013
    Posted on: 1/11/2013 4:07:26 PM PDT

  • Hybrid fluid/kinetic modeling of Pluto's escaping atmosphere
    University of California, San Francisco - November 29, 2012
    Posted on: 11/29/2012 6:24:28 PM PDT

  • Pluto's Seasons: New Predictions for New Horizons
    University of California, San Francisco - November 29, 2012
    Posted on: 11/29/2012 6:23:04 PM PDT