News Archive / Tagged: crawler-transporter
Ready to roll: Artemis 1 set to return to pad for launchTheresa CrossNovember 3rd, 2022
After more than two months, NASA is poised to try again to fly the massive Artemis 1 Space Launch System rocket on its debut mission.
Experience delivers: Moving SLS with the crawler-transporterTheresa CrossOctober 12th, 2022
Meet Bob Myers, one of NASA’s crawler drivers that transport rockets to and from the Vehicle Assembly Building and Launch Complex 39B.
The first few miles of Artemis 1 starts with the crawlerTheresa CrossAugust 22nd, 2022
NASA’s Space Launch System rocket has returned to the pad for the Artemis 1 mission after a 10-hour trek via the crawler-transporter.
Crawling before launch: NASA evaluates new robotic crawlerway graderTheresa CrossJuly 29th, 2022
Before NASA’s crawler-transporter can move the Space Launch System to the launch pad, the “crawlerway” road it travels on needs to be properly prepared.
Artemis on the move: What it takes to get SLS to the padTheresa CrossJuly 21st, 2022
With tentative launch dates penciled in for the Artemis 1 mission, what does it take to get the SLS rocket from the assembly building to the launch pad?