Category Archives: Space

The Latest SLS Follies

No biggie, just another cost increase.

Meanwhile, in non-NASA news, we may be about to launch five American rockets in two days.

[Update Saturday morning]

Things are happening in Boca Chica (among other places):

[Update a few minutes later]

Apparently the DIVH abort will delay the SpaceX attempt at dual launches.

Bernard Kutter

I got an email from Jon Goff about this yesterday, but didn’t want to post until there was a public announcement.

This is a huge loss to the industry. He had a great deal of vision, that was squandered by the child abuse of ULA’s parent companies. Not sure he’s replaceable. My deepest condolences to all his friends and family.

[Update a few minutes later]

Well, that was fast. This post is already number two on a DuckDuckGo search for “Bernard Kutter.” Funny thing is that Google has nothing on the death.

[Update a while later]

A tribute from the National Space Society.