Thursday, February 25News That Matters

Tag: secures

SpaceX secures contract to open NASA’s SPHEREx astrophysics mission

SpaceX secures contract to open NASA’s SPHEREx astrophysics mission

Latest
Home Files Spaceflight An artist's depiction of the SPHEREx mission at work. Feb. 4, NASA launched that SpaceX will be launching the astrophysics mission, which is location to closing for 2 years. (Image: © Caltech) SpaceX will be launching an astrophysics mission into Earth's orbit for NASA. NASA has chosen the spaceflight company to open the SPHEREx mission (brief for Spectro-Photometer for the Historical past of the Universe, Epoch of Reionization, and Ices Explorer), NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) in California launched Thursday (Feb. 4). The 329-lb. (178 kilograms) craft will hitch a scramble to negate aboard SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket, location to open as early as June 2024, from Home Open Complex 4E at Vandenberg Air Power Atrocious in California. The open will be mana...