NASA plans to launch Artemis I Moon mission in February 2022 | Engadget

The Orion capsule has been stacked on top of the Space Launch System rocket, and blastoff is now mainly contingent on testing.That testing could take a while, however. More importantly, humans would take one step closer to venturing beyond Earth's orbit for the first time in decades.Please enter a valid email address The most important test is effectively the "Wet Dress Rehearsal," when the Artemis I crew will try loading and unloading the propellants several weeks before launch. Space.com notes NASA now expects to launch the uncrewed Artemis I flight test in February 2022, with the liftoff window opening as soon as February 12th. The space agency plans tests for interfaces, engineering, communications and the countdown system. It would demonstrate the viability of both Orion and SLS. You'll have to wait a while longer for NASA's Artemis I mission.
You'll have to wait a while longer for NASA's Artemis I mission. Space.comnotes NASA now expects to launch the uncrewed Artemis I flight test in February 2022, with the liftoff window opening as soon… [+1206 chars]