National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Photo by Matt Cutshall

is a U.S. Government Agency established in 1958. Having completed the Apollo and Space Shuttle programs, NASA currently supports the International Space Station and the Artemis Program.

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NG-16 named for Astronaut Ellison Onizuka

Launching August 10th, 5:56 PM Est from Wallops Island Virginia Each launch of a Northrop Grumman Cygnus spacecraft the company names and dedicates the craft after an influential person in the United States Space program. NG-15 was named after famous mathematician Kathrine Johnson who in 1957 joined NACA’s (later NASA) space task group. In 1961…

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