NASA’s lastly heading again to the moon … its new rocket has lastly efficiently launched — and with no hitch — after months of delays because of a slew of points.
The Artemis I mission kicked off early Wednesday morning at NASA’s Kennedy House Heart in Cape Canaveral, FL … starting a 25-day mission that’ll set the corporate again 4 billion massive ones.
The Orion capsule sits on high of the rocket … and it will detach and soar about 60 miles above the moon earlier than coming again to Earth. Don’t be concerned, although — the one passengers on this check flight are mannequins.
As we reported, there’s lots driving on this mission — it is the primary launch of the large, strongest rocket ever … and it may forge a path for astronauts to revisit our moon as early as 2024.
The launch was set to go down on the finish of August, however had points left and proper — together with a thunderstorm, lightning bolts putting towers close to the rocket, and even a gasoline leak.
Appears to be like like NASA’s pulled it collectively — all that is left now could be for folk to begin conspiracy theorizing it is not REALLY the moon Artemis is orbiting.