Space Exploration

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Airways Magazine on Instagram: "🔴 Farewell. Yesterday, NASA Armstrong Flight Research Center’s DC-8 (N817NA) was officially retired after completing its final science mission. The 54-year-old quad jet was first delivered to Alitalia back in 1969.

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#unitedairlines #boeing #avgeek"
The final wave goodbye. Photos to go with yesterday’s reel. Hard to believe this was just one year ago. A couple months after an… | Instagram

NASA

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The Boeing Company | #Starliner and @ulalaunch's #AtlasV have rolled to the launch pad on Space Launch Complex-41. The stack stands 172 ft (52 m) tall. Teams… | Instagram
Astro Launch | The Final Launch Of ULA’s Delta-IV Rocket The Delta IV Heavy (Delta 9250H) was an expendable heavy-lift launch vehicle, the largest type… | Instagram
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SpaceX Boeing and other private companies

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@nasa Administrator Bill Nelson announces new Artemis launch dates: Artemis 2: September 2025 Artemis 3: September 2026 #nasa #artemis… | Instagram
NASA's Kennedy Space Center on Instagram: "Under pressure… to get the sticker straight! Teams have installed the @nasa meatball logo onboard Astrobotic’s Peregrine lunar lander as part of NASA’s CLPS (Commercial Lunar Payload Systems) initiative and @nasaartemis program ahead of its upcoming launch NET Dec. 24 from Launch Complex 41 at Cape Canaveral Space Force Station in Florida. Peregrine will hitch a ride with ULA’s Vulcan rocket and carry NASA payloads to study the lunar environment. Video credit: NASA #ASMR #NASA #Sticker #NASAMeatball #LunarLander #Moon #STEM #Artemis"
Artemis II reached a significant milestone as teams fully installed all four RS-25 engines to the 212-foot-tall core stage for NASA’s SLS… | Instagram

Artemis

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Russians

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In this handout provided by the European Space Agency (ESA), Ariane Flight VA233 carrying four European Galileo navigation satellites launches November 15, 2016 in Kourou, French Guiana. The satellites will be part of the European Union's civil global satellite navigation system, providing reliable precision positioning.

European Space Agency

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International

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Space.Agency on Instagram: "Like us on Earth, astronauts aboard the International Space Station turn in for the night by securing their sleeping quarters, closing the windows on cupolas to embrace the tranquility of space slumber. #RoomView #SpaceSlumber #ISSLife #ZeroGravityDreams #AstronautDiaries #NightInOrbit #CosmicBedtime #StarryNightSleep #SpaceStationRest #OffEarthLiving #GalacticGoodnight #OrbitalOasis #SpaceHabitat #AstronautsAtRest #ISSWindows #CelestialSlumber #OuterSpaceOverture #NightAmongStars #SleepingInSpace #AstroDreams"
After almost six months on the International Space Station, it is time to go home. We have gotten the date for our return: No earlier than… | Instagram
Six crew members, one station. 🛰️ 25 years ago, on December 10, 1998, the STS-88 crew entered the International Space Station making them … | Instagram

International Space Station [ISS]

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Expedition 22 was the 22nd long duration crew flight to the International Space Station (ISS). This expedition began in November 2009 when the Expedition 21 crew departed. For a period of 3 weeks, there were only 2 crew members; it was the first time that had happened since STS-114 had delivered a third person to restore the ISS crew to 3. Commander Jeff Williams and flight engineer Maksim Surayev were joined by the rest of their crew on 22 December 2009, making the Expedition 22 a crew of f...
Expedition 21 was the 21st long-duration mission to the International Space Station (ISS). The expedition began on 30 September 2009, with Frank de Winne becoming the first ESA astronaut to command a space mission. The handover between Expedition 20 and Expedition 21 required three Soyuz vehicles being docked to the station at the same time, the first time this has occurred. Mission duration 186 days
Representatives from all nations involved in the International Space Station have agreed to officially target a November, 1998 launch for the first station component to revise launch target dates for

ISS Expedition Patches

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Alison | Such an amazing photobomb during totality! Props to @jason_takacs for adjusting the @panasonic just in time ✈️🌚🌞 Well worth the stress of c… | Instagram
Alison | Such an amazing photobomb during totality! Props to @jason_takacs for adjusting the @panasonic just in time ✈️🌚🌞 Well worth the stress of c… | Instagram
Alison | Such an amazing photobomb during totality! Props to @jason_takacs for adjusting the @panasonic just in time ✈️🌚🌞 Well worth the stress of c… | Instagram

Astronomy/Astrophysics

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What part of the Moon would you explore and why? - Jay #apolloprogram #projectapollo #moon #nasa #space #spaceexploration #charlieduke… | Instagram
Earth, your package has arrived! 📫 This morning, the OSIRIS-REx sample return capsule touched down in the Utah desert carrying @nasa’s… | Instagram

Exploring the present, and dreaming of the future

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people watching an airplane take off from the runway
NASA researchers bid farewell to ‘flying laboratory’ at Ames Research Center
the space shuttle is on display at the launch pad for people to see it from below
The Boeing Company | #Starliner and @ulalaunch's #AtlasV have rolled to the launch pad on Space Launch Complex-41. The stack stands 172 ft (52 m) tall. Teams… | Instagram
Astro Launch | The Final Launch Of ULA’s Delta-IV Rocket The Delta IV Heavy (Delta 9250H) was an expendable heavy-lift launch vehicle, the largest type… | Instagram Rocket, Delta, Vehicle, Astro, The Expendables, Heavy
Astro Launch | The Final Launch Of ULA’s Delta-IV Rocket The Delta IV Heavy (Delta 9250H) was an expendable heavy-lift launch vehicle, the largest type… | Instagram
the space shuttle is flying through the sky
Boeing's Low cost Heavy Lift Vehicle VTVL SSTO | Boeing's Low cost Heavy Lift Vehicle VTVL SSTO | By AyE uniVERSEFacebook
Boeing's Low cost Heavy Lift Vehicle VTVL SSTO | Boeing's Low cost Heavy Lift Vehicle VTVL SSTO | By AyE uniVERSEFacebook
the moon is seen in front of the sun during a solar eclipse on may 25, 2013
Alison | Such an amazing photobomb during totality! Props to @jason_takacs for adjusting the @panasonic just in time ✈️🌚🌞 Well worth the stress of c… | Instagram
Alison | Such an amazing photobomb during totality! Props to @jason_takacs for adjusting the @panasonic just in time ✈️🌚🌞 Well worth the stress of c… | Instagram
Alison | Such an amazing photobomb during totality! Props to @jason_takacs for adjusting the @panasonic just in time ✈️🌚🌞 Well worth the stress of c… | Instagram
the moon is seen in front of an eclipse
Alison | Such an amazing photobomb during totality! Props to @jason_takacs for adjusting the @panasonic just in time ✈️🌚🌞 Well worth the stress of c… | Instagram
an airplane is flying in the air on a clear day with blue skies behind it
Airways Magazine on Instagram: "🔴 Farewell. Yesterday, NASA Armstrong Flight Research Center’s DC-8 (N817NA) was officially retired after completing its final science mission. The 54-year-old quad jet was first delivered to Alitalia back in 1969. 📸: NASA #unitedairlines #boeing #avgeek"
an image of the space shuttle with words on it that read is lullaby, goodnight earth
Space.Agency on Instagram: "Like us on Earth, astronauts aboard the International Space Station turn in for the night by securing their sleeping quarters, closing the windows on cupolas to embrace the tranquility of space slumber. #RoomView #SpaceSlumber #ISSLife #ZeroGravityDreams #AstronautDiaries #NightInOrbit #CosmicBedtime #StarryNightSleep #SpaceStationRest #OffEarthLiving #GalacticGoodnight #OrbitalOasis #SpaceHabitat #AstronautsAtRest #ISSWindows #CelestialSlumber #OuterSpaceOverture #NightAmongStars #SleepingInSpace #AstroDreams"
the space shuttle is seen through an open window in this view of earth from outer space
After almost six months on the International Space Station, it is time to go home. We have gotten the date for our return: No earlier than… | Instagram
@nasa Administrator Bill Nelson announces new Artemis launch dates: Artemis 2: September 2025 Artemis 3: September 2026 #nasa #artemis… | Instagram Space Travel, Orion, Artemis, Spacex, Spacecraft
@nasa Administrator Bill Nelson announces new Artemis launch dates: Artemis 2: September 2025 Artemis 3: September 2026 #nasa #artemis… | Instagram
an object is flying through the air with its lights on
5.5M views · 161K reactions | Martin Marietta Spacemaster Shuttle | Martin Marietta Spacemaster Shuttle | By AyE uniVERSE | Facebook
5.5M views · 161K reactions | Martin Marietta Spacemaster Shuttle | Martin Marietta Spacemaster Shuttle | By AyE uniVERSE | Facebook
an airplane taking off from the airport runway
The final wave goodbye. Photos to go with yesterday’s reel. Hard to believe this was just one year ago. A couple months after an… | Instagram
an airplane is flying in the sky over some mountains and water with snow on it
The final wave goodbye. Photos to go with yesterday’s reel. Hard to believe this was just one year ago. A couple months after an… | Instagram
four men in orange spacesuits pose for a photo with an american flag behind them
Six crew members, one station. 🛰️ 25 years ago, on December 10, 1998, the STS-88 crew entered the International Space Station making them … | Instagram