NASA Selects SpaceX For 2026 Space Telescope Launch

Artist's concept of Roman Space Telescope.
Credit: NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center
NASA has awarded SpaceX a contract to launch the Nancy Grace Roman Space Telescope, an observatory that is to join the James Webb Space Telescope and aging Hubble Space Telescope in studies of exoplanets and the deepest reaches of the universe. Launch of the Roman Space Telescope atop a Falcon Heavy...
Mark Carreau

Mark is based in Houston, where he has written on aerospace for more than 25 years. While at the Houston Chronicle, he was recognized by the Rotary National Award for Space Achievement Foundation in 2006 for his professional contributions to the public understanding of America's space program through news reporting.

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