Artemis 1 Rolled Back to Vehicle Assembly Building for Repairs Written 27 April 2022


The first Artemis rocket stage. | Credit: NASA

Spaceflight Now reports that NASA rolled the SLS rocket for the Artemis 1 mission “back inside the Vehicle Assembly Building before dawn Tuesday at the Kennedy Space Center, moving into the hangar for repairs after technical problems prevented teams from completing a countdown dress rehearsal earlier this month.” NASA officials “hope to complete the repairs and finish testing on the Space Launch System moon rocket in time for liftoff of the Artemis 1 mission no earlier than August, about two months later than previously scheduled.”
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