SLS News


Mission Press Releases

  • Media Invited to see NASA Mega Moon Rocket Roll Out for First Time
    NASA HQ - Tuesday, January 11, 2022
    Posted on: 1/11/2022 11:01:43 PM PDT

  • NASA Completes Mega-Moon Rocket Stacking, Invites Media to Learn More
    NASA HQ - Friday, October 22, 2021
    Posted on: 10/22/2021 3:15:09 PM PDT

  • NASA’s Mega Moon Rocket Passes Key Review for Artemis I Mission
    Marshall Space Flight Center - Friday, October 8, 2021
    Posted on: 10/8/2021 7:23:54 PM PDT

  • NASA Readies for Future Artemis Moon Missions with Rocket Engine Test Series
    NASA HQ - Thursday, September 30, 2021
    Posted on: 9/30/2021 10:58:57 PM PDT

  • Babin Requests Information on Europa Clipper Mission and SLS Use
    House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology - Monday, March 15, 2021
    Posted on: 3/15/2021 3:39:36 PM PDT

  • NASA Invites Media to View Completed Artemis I Rocket Booster Stack
    NASA HQ - Thursday, March 11, 2021
    Posted on: 3/12/2021 1:02:58 AM PDT

  • NASA Invites Media to Update on Rocket Test for Artemis I Moon Mission
    NASA HQ - Tuesday, January 19, 2021
    Posted on: 1/19/2021 8:59:25 PM PDT

  • UPDATE: NASA TV to Air Hot Fire Test of Rocket Core Stage for Artemis Moon Missions
    NASA HQ - Saturday, January 16, 2021
    Posted on: 1/16/2021 7:58:54 PM PDT

  • NASA TV to Air Hot Fire Test of Rocket Core Stage for Artemis Moon Missions
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, January 13, 2021
    Posted on: 1/13/2021 3:47:08 PM PDT

  • NASA Sets Date for First Hot Fire Test of Space Launch System Core Stage
    Aerojet Rocketdyne - Tuesday, January 5, 2021
    Posted on: 1/6/2021 12:52:54 AM PDT

  • NASA Invites Media to Briefing on Next Test of SLS Rocket Core Stage
    NASA HQ - Friday, December 4, 2020
    Posted on: 12/4/2020 10:35:52 PM PDT

  • NASA Invites Media to Capture Rocket Boosters Ahead of Artemis I Launch
    Kennedy Space Center - Monday, November 23, 2020
    Posted on: 11/23/2020 4:14:45 PM PDT

  • NASA Moon Rocket Stage Passes Simulated Countdown Test
    Marshall Space Flight Center - Friday, October 9, 2020
    Posted on: 10/9/2020 4:20:46 PM PDT

  • NASA Invites Media to Hot Fire Test for Mega Rocket to Support Moon Missions
    Stennis Space Center - Wednesday, September 23, 2020
    Posted on: 9/23/2020 10:53:24 PM PDT

  • NASA Conducts SLS Booster Test for Future Artemis Missions
    Marshall Space Flight Center - Friday, September 4, 2020
    Posted on: 9/4/2020 10:48:20 PM PDT

  • NASA to Highlight Artemis Booster Test with Live Broadcast, Media Teleconference
    NASA HQ - Thursday, August 27, 2020
    Posted on: 8/27/2020 9:07:42 PM PDT

  • Media Invited to Artemis Day, Unveiling of Moon Mission Rocket Stage
    Michoud Assembly Facility - Tuesday, November 12, 2019
    Posted on: 11/12/2019 8:18:58 PM PDT

  • Space Launch System’s Sound Suppression System Final Test at Kennedy
    Kennedy Space Center - Friday, October 4, 2019
    Posted on: 10/4/2019 4:09:17 PM PDT

  • Space Launch System Hardware to Arrive on Pegasus Barge at Kennedy
    Kennedy Space Center - Monday, September 23, 2019
    Posted on: 9/23/2019 6:08:54 PM PDT

  • Rep. Frank Lucas' Statement at Space Subcommittee Hearing on NASA’s SLS, Orion, and Exploration Ground Systems Programs
    House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology - Wednesday, September 18, 2019
    Posted on: 9/18/2019 2:13:53 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • Artemis I Integrated Testing Update
    NASA HQ - December 17, 2021
    Posted on: 12/17/2021 11:10:20 PM PDT

  • Letter From Rep. Babin To NASA Administrator Jurczyk Regarding Europa Clipper and SLS Launch Issues
    House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology - March 15, 2021
    Posted on: 3/15/2021 6:36:22 PM PDT

  • Green Run Update: NASA Proceeds With Plans for Second Hot Fire Test
    NASA HQ - January 29, 2021
    Posted on: 1/31/2021 5:43:21 AM PDT

  • Green Run Update: Data and Inspections Indicate Core Stage in Good Condition
    NASA HQ - January 19, 2021
    Posted on: 1/19/2021 3:46:56 PM PDT

  • NASA SLS Green Run Wet Dress Rehearsal Update
    NASA HQ - December 8, 2020
    Posted on: 12/8/2020 4:46:28 PM PDT

  • Engineers Move Forward with SLS Green Run Testing, Valve Repair Complete
    NASA HQ - November 18, 2020
    Posted on: 11/19/2020 12:12:44 AM PDT

  • Eyes Forward as Artemis Missions Set to Begin Next Year
    NASA HQ - August 28, 2020
    Posted on: 8/28/2020 4:56:51 PM PDT

  • NASA's SLS Core Stage Green Run Tests Critical Systems For Artemis I
    Marshall Space Flight Center - May 22, 2020
    Posted on: 5/22/2020 9:18:21 PM PDT

  • NASA OIG: NASA's Development of Ground and Flight Application Software for the Artemis Program
    NASA Office of Inspector General - March 19, 2020
    Posted on: 3/19/2020 3:43:39 PM PDT

  • NASA OIG: NASA'S Management of Space Launch System Program Costs and Contracts
    NASA Office of Inspector General - March 10, 2020
    Posted on: 3/10/2020 3:50:32 PM PDT

  • NASA OIG Follow-up to May 2019 Audit of Europa Mission: Congressional Launch Vehicle Mandate
    NASA Office of Inspector General - August 27, 2019
    Posted on: 8/27/2019 8:08:37 PM PDT

  • GAO: Human Space Exploration: Persistent Delays and Cost Growth Reinforce Concerns over Management of Programs
    Government Accountability Office - June 19, 2019
    Posted on: 6/19/2019 1:40:09 PM PDT

  • A Message to the Workforce on SLS and Orion
    NASA HQ - March 5, 2019
    Posted on: 3/14/2019 6:39:12 PM PDT

  • Space Launch System Intertank Completes Functional Testing
    Marshall Space Flight Center - October 19, 2018
    Posted on: 10/19/2018 4:40:46 PM PDT

  • OIG Audit: NASA's Management of the Space Launch System Stages Contract
    NASA Office of Inspector General - October 10, 2018
    Posted on: 10/10/2018 2:18:16 PM PDT

  • NASA Completes Review of First SLS, Orion Deep Space Exploration Mission
    NASA HQ - November 8, 2017
    Posted on: 11/9/2017 1:37:59 AM PDT

  • NASA Human Space Exploration: Integration Approach Presents Challenges to Oversight and Independence
    Government Accountability Office - October 19, 2017
    Posted on: 10/19/2017 7:51:31 PM PDT

  • NASA Internal Memo: EM-1 Crew Study Results Summary
    NASA HQ - July 28, 2017
    Posted on: 7/28/2017 4:56:28 PM PDT

  • NASA Decision On Crewed EM-1 Feasibility
    NASA HQ - May 12, 2017
    Posted on: 5/12/2017 6:36:47 PM PDT

  • GAO: NASA Human Space Exploration: Delay Likely for First Exploration Mission
    Government Accountability Office - April 27, 2017
    Posted on: 4/27/2017 6:09:20 PM PDT