wjz-13 all-news-99-1-wnew 1057-the-fan 1300logo2_67x35

Spacecraft

pluto

New Horizons Spacecraft Is 1 Year Away From Closing In On Pluto

It’s one long road trip, but man’s first voyage to Pluto is almost over.

07/16/2014

spacecraft

New Spacecraft Might Reveal How Mars Lost Air And Water

Cracking a Martian mystery. That’s what NASA hopes to achieve with a new spacecraft.

11/13/2013

Comet ISON

NASA Declares End To ‘Deep Impact’ Comet Mission

A spacecraft that gave scientists their first peek into a comet’s icy interior will explore no more, NASA said Friday.

09/20/2013

mercury

Spacecraft Built By Md. Scientists Takes New Pictures Of Mercury

Spacecraft built by Maryland scientists is the one and only vehicle orbiting the planet Mercury.

03/31/2011

mercury, messenger

Johns Hopkins Plays Role In 1st Spacecraft In Mercury’s Orbit

A first for the American space program, and Johns Hopkins University plays a critical role. Together with NASA, its applied physics lab attempted to put the first spacecraft into Mercury’s orbit.

03/18/2011