NASA and SpaceX Delay Launch of TESS, a New Planet Hunter

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NASA and SpaceX Delay Launch of TESS, a New Planet Hunter

Standing down today to conduct additional GNC analysis, and teams are now working towards a targeted launch of @NASA_TESS on Wednesday, April 18.

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  • Date: 2018-04-16T12:53:36-04:00
  • Author: Dennis Overbye
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Launch delay for NASA’s newest planet
on 16th of Apr 2018 (AP) ‘ NASA’s newest planet-hunting . evening’s scheduled launch, SpaceX announced it needed more time to check its rocket, which will carry the satellite to orbit. The next attempt will be Wednesday night. The satellite known as Tess will survey

NASA and SpaceX Delay Launch of TESS, a New Planet Hunter
on 16th of Apr 2018 There’s a great world next door. Let’s go. The search for alien worlds and perhaps alien life will take another step outward this week when TESS, the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite, is launched into orbit around the Earth. TESS will spend at

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SpaceX delays launch of Falcon 9 rocket carrying NASA’s planet
on 16th of Apr 2018 CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Reuters) – SpaceX postponed a planned launch on Monday of a Falcon 9 rocket carrying NASA’s latest planet-hunting satellite for 48 hours, citing problems with a guidance-navigation control system, launch team officials said.

NASA’s new spacecraft will remain on the launchpad until Wednesday as SpaceX conducts rocket tests
on 16th of Apr 2018 The launch of NASA’s TESS spacecraft, planned for launch Monday afternoon, has been delayed until Wednesday, SpaceX and NASA officials said. The Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite was set to take off at 3:32 p.m. Pacific time from Cape Canaveral Air