OSIRIS-REx News


Mission Press Releases

  • Canadian technology launches aboard NASA mission to collect sample from mysterious asteroid
    Canadian Space Agency - Friday, September 9, 2016
    Posted on: 9/9/2016 3:19:06 PM PDT

  • OSIRIS-REx Asteroid Mission Will Carry Student X-Ray Experiment
    Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics - Wednesday, September 7, 2016
    Posted on: 9/7/2016 8:19:07 PM PDT

  • NASA Offers Media Live-Shot Interviews about First-Ever NASA Asteroid Sample Return Mission
    NASA HQ - Tuesday, September 6, 2016
    Posted on: 9/6/2016 9:15:10 PM PDT

  • Media Advisory - Launch of Canadian Instrument on NASA's First Asteroid Sample Return Mission
    Canadian Space Agency - Tuesday, September 6, 2016
    Posted on: 9/6/2016 9:13:43 PM PDT

  • Coming to a Solar System Near You: Rendezvous with an Asteroid
    University of Colorado at Boulder - Saturday, September 3, 2016
    Posted on: 9/3/2016 5:48:05 PM PDT

  • NASA to Hold OSIRIS-REx Briefings, Launch
    NASA HQ - Monday, August 29, 2016
    Posted on: 8/29/2016 3:02:36 PM PDT

  • NASA Prepares to Launch First U.S. Asteroid Sample Return Mission
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, August 17, 2016
    Posted on: 8/17/2016 10:27:23 PM PDT

  • NASA to map Asteroid Bennu from the ground up
    NASA HQ - Thursday, August 11, 2016
    Posted on: 8/11/2016 8:11:45 PM PDT

  • NASA to Host Media Briefing on Launch of Asteroid-Bound Spacecraft
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, August 10, 2016
    Posted on: 8/10/2016 7:12:03 PM PDT

  • NASA Offers Media Access to View Asteroid-Bound Spacecraft
    NASA HQ - Monday, August 1, 2016
    Posted on: 8/1/2016 9:18:41 PM PDT

  • NASA Begins Launch Preparations for the First U.S. Asteroid Sampling Mission
    Goddard Space Flight Center - Monday, May 23, 2016
    Posted on: 5/23/2016 9:12:48 PM PDT

  • Launch of First U.S. Spacecraft to Sample Asteroid Set for September, NASA Media Accreditation Open
    Kennedy Space Center - Friday, May 20, 2016
    Posted on: 5/20/2016 9:54:02 PM PDT

  • MSSS TAGCAMS Camera System Performs Well in Thermal Vacuum Test of OSIRIS-REx
    Malin Space Science Systems - Monday, April 18, 2016
    Posted on: 4/19/2016 12:21:22 AM PDT

  • OSIRIS-REx spacecraft in thermal vacuum testing
    Goddard Space Flight Center - Tuesday, March 8, 2016
    Posted on: 3/8/2016 11:12:16 PM PDT

  • Student-Built Experiment Integrated Onto UA's OSIRIS-REx NASA Mission
    University of Arizona - Friday, January 8, 2016
    Posted on: 1/9/2016 1:42:02 AM PDT

  • University of Arizona Instrument Delivered for 2016 NASA Asteroid Sample Return Mission
    University of Arizona - Monday, December 21, 2015
    Posted on: 12/21/2015 2:21:06 PM PDT

  • Canada Takes Aim at an Asteroid
    Canadian Space Agency - Thursday, December 17, 2015
    Posted on: 12/18/2015 2:58:37 PM PDT

  • Canadian Instrument Delivered for OSIRIS-REx Asteroid Sample Return Mission
    NASA HQ - Thursday, December 17, 2015
    Posted on: 12/17/2015 5:29:44 PM PDT

  • CSA delivers contribution to first US mission to return asteroid sample to Earth
    Canadian Space Agency - Thursday, December 17, 2015
    Posted on: 12/17/2015 5:11:16 PM PDT

  • NASA's OSIRIS-REx Spacecraft Begins Environmental Testing
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, October 21, 2015
    Posted on: 10/21/2015 8:03:45 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • ROSES-17 Amendment 2: OREx-PSP Draft Text for Community Comment
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - March 2, 2017
    Posted on: 3/2/2017 8:28:58 PM PDT