NASA CAPSTONE launch to the moon delayed
CAPSTONE will serve as a pathfinder for Gateway, a Moon-orbiting outpost that is part of NASA’s Artemis program.
NASA, Rocket Lab and Advanced Space are standing down from the launch
Technology Operations and Navigation Experiment) mission planned for June 27
The next launch opportunity for the mission within the current period is on June 28.
As part of CAPSTONE, a microwave oven-sized CubeSat weighing around 25 kilograms
As part of CAPSTONE, a microwave oven-sized CubeSat weighing around 25 kilograms will serve
the first spacecraft to test a unique, elliptical lunar orbit. CAPSTONE will help reduce risk