April 23, 2024

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NASA replaces seal on Artemis 1 moon rocket at launch pad

NASA’s Artemis 1 moon rocket remains on the launch pad, at least for now.

Artemis 1 The new one will be used by NASA space launch system (SLS) megarocket to send an unmanned Orion capsule to lunar orbit and back. NASA attempted to launch the epic mission on Saturday (September 3) but was halted when it was unable to troubleshoot a supercooled liquid hydrogen leak (LH2) Drive in time to take off.