NASA’s First Mission to Study the Interior of Mars Awaits May 5 Launch


The early-morning liftoff on Saturday of the Mars InSight lander will mark the first time in history an interplanetary launch will originate from the West Coast. InSight will launch from the U.S. Air Force Vandenberg Air Force Base Space Launch Complex 3E. The two-hour launch window will open on May 5 at 4:05 a.m. PDT (7:05 a.m. EDT).

News Article Type: Homepage ArticlesPublished: Friday, May 4, 2018 - 10:07


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