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-Buzz Aldrin



Boeing Starliner OFT-2 Pre-Launch News Conference #2 Event image
Boeing Starliner OFT-2 Pre-Launch News Conference #2

NASA and Boeing will conduct a pre-launch news conference for the uncrewed Orbital Flight Test-2 (OFT-2) of Boeing’s Starliner commercial crew spacecraft.

Event Location: Kennedy Space Center

UTC Event Time: May 17, 2022, 4 p.m.

Watch the Event: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=21X5lGlDOfg


Boeing Starliner OFT-2 Pre-Launch News Conference #2 Event image
Boeing Starliner OFT-2 Pre-Launch News Conference #2

NASA and Boeing will conduct a pre-launch news conference for the uncrewed Orbital Flight Test-2 (OFT-2) of Boeing’s Starliner commercial crew spacecraft.

Event Location: Kennedy Space Center

UTC Event Time: May 17, 2022, 4 p.m.

Watch the Event: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=21X5lGlDOfg


SpaceX Crew-3 Crew Dragon Splashdown Event image
SpaceX Crew-3 Crew Dragon Splashdown

The Crew-3 Crew Dragon will splashdown in the Gulf of Mexico, bringing NASA astronauts Raja Chari, Thomas Marshburn and Kayla Barron as well as ESA astronaut Matthias Maurer back to Earth after spending six months on the International Space Station.

Event Location: Gulf of Mexico, southwest of Pensacola, FL, USA

UTC Event Time: May 6, 2022, 4:43 a.m.

Watch the Event: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vRKo_rl0Vv8


ESO Event Horizon Telescope Press Conference Event image
ESO Event Horizon Telescope Press Conference

The European Southern Observatory (ESO) and the Event Horizon Telescope (EHT) project will hold a press conference to present new Milky Way results from the EHT.

Event Location: ESO Headquarters, Garching bei München, Germany

UTC Event Time: May 12, 2022, 1 p.m.

Watch the Event: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rIQLA6lo6R0


Russian EVA-54 Event image
Russian EVA-54

ESA astronaut Matthias Maurer and another crewmate will exit the International Space Station through the Poisk airlock to test the European Robotic Arm.

Event Location: International Space Station

UTC Event Time: May 19, 2022, 2 p.m.

Watch the Event: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=21X5lGlDOfg


Boeing Starliner OFT-2 Docking Event image
Boeing Starliner OFT-2 Docking

The Boeing CST-100 Starliner will dock with the International Space Station as part of its second uncrewed test flight.

Event Location: International Space Station

UTC Event Time: May 20, 2022, 11:07 a.m.

Watch the Event: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=21X5lGlDOfg


Boeing Starliner OFT-2 Undocking Event image
Boeing Starliner OFT-2 Undocking

The Boeing CST-100 Starliner will undock from the International Space Station and conduct a deorbit burn as part of its second uncrewed test flight. Following the deorbit burn the capsule will renter the Earth's atmosphere and land at the 'White Sands Missile Range' using its parachutes.

Event Location: International Space Station

UTC Event Time: May 24, 2022, midnight

Watch the Event: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=21X5lGlDOfg


Boeing Starliner OFT-2 Landing Event image
Boeing Starliner OFT-2 Landing

Following its deorbit burn, the Boeing CST-100 Starliner will reenter the Earth's atmosphere and land at the White Sands Missile Range using its parachutes.

Event Location: White Sands Missile Range

UTC Event Time: May 24, 2022, 3 a.m.

Watch the Event: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=21X5lGlDOfg


NG-17 Cygnus Release & Reentry Event image
NG-17 Cygnus Release & Reentry

The Northrop Grumman NG-17 Cygnus will be unberthed from the ISS before initiating a destructive reentry into the Earth's atmosphere taking waste along with it.

Event Location: International Space Station

UTC Event Time: May 31, 2022, midnight

Watch the Event: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=21X5lGlDOfg


Artemis-1 SLS Wet Dress Rehearsal Event image
Artemis-1 SLS Wet Dress Rehearsal

NASA will perform a wet dress rehearsal of the SLS launch vehicle ahead of the Artemis-1 mission.

Event Location: Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA

UTC Event Time: May 31, 2022, midnight

Watch the Event: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=21X5lGlDOfg