NASA officially delays its next mission to Mars until 2018

Posted in Science on 10th Mar, 2016
by Alex Muller

NASA said it is now targeting May 5th, 2018 for the launch of InSight, with the spacecraft scheduled to land on Mars on November 26th, 2018.

Faulty instrument delays Mars lander launch

Posted in Science on 23rd Dec, 2015
by Alex Muller

NASA's Insight lander will miss its scheduled launch window in March 2016 due to a continuing fault with one of its primary scientific instruments.