An insight into NASA`s InSight lander to Mars

InSight, built by Lockheed Martin Space Systems, is managed by Jet Propulsion Laboratory of NASA. The InSight mission was originally selected in 2012 with a budget of $675 million. Their first target launch was actually in May 2016, but it got postponed due to a vacuum leak in one of their primary instruments called SEIS […]

OSIRIS-REx after first deep space maneuver

NASA officially confirms that OSIRIS-REx space probe performed successfully first deep space maneuver (DSM-1). First Deep Space Maneuver (DSM-1) was performed on Dec. 28, 2016.  It was necessary to set up the probe on the correct course to perform an Earth gravity assist in September this year. Assist will begin lasting two years flight to […]