First Stage Motor Mishap Caused Super Strypi Failure

First Stage Motor Mishap Caused Super Strypi Failure

U.S. Air Force’s Super Strypi rocket taking off in Kauai.  A mission director involved with last year’s U.S. Air Force’s Super Strypi rocket launch says the failure may have been caused by a problem with the rocket’s first stage motor. According to a recent...

NASA Completes Major Milestone on its Journey to Mars

The following image shows an artist concept of the Space Launch System rocket rolling out of the Vehicle Assembly Building at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center. NASA is saying the rocket will be the most powerful one ever built. Credits: NASA/Marshall Space Flight...
Rocket Launch Sets High Hopes for Hawaii’s Future

Rocket Launch Sets High Hopes for Hawaii’s Future

A photograph of the launch from Nov. 3, 2015.  Yesterday, Hawaii held its first rocket launch. Although the launch vehicle experienced an anomaly, there’s plenty to celebrate about yesterday’s mission. For starters, it was the first launch of the Super...