Goddard Space Flight Center

  • Science
    The US$485 million Mars Atmosphere and Volatile EvolutioN program is the second stage of NASA’s Mars Scout program, following the successful Phoenix mission. NASA has selected Lockheed Martin to design, build and operate the vessel, which is scheduled to launch in 2013.
  • Science
    A record three long-duration, sub-orbital flights were launched and operated in Antarctica during this current Southern-Hemisphere summer, marking a new milestone for the almost 20-years of scientific ballooning in the region.