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Stennis completes RS-25 rocket engine procedure

On Monday, NASA announced that Stennis Space team members successfully performed an uncommon remove-and-replace procedure on an RS-25 engine’s nozzle back on October 13th. The R&R procedure involves completely removing…

USM names new vice president of operations on the Coast

The University of Southern Mississippi has Dr. Shannon Campbell as the Senior Associate Vice President for Coastal Operations and will lead strategic planning and economic development to position USM’s coastal teaching and research sites in Long Beach, Gulfport, Ocean Springs…

Stennis rocket engine test

After six years of construction, Stennis is the closest it’s ever been to testing the new space launch system rockets, also known as SLS. News 25 has been following NASA since they began testing single RS-25 engines in 2015. Now,…

NASA fires up a new rocket engine

All aboard the Phantom Express! The NASA Stennis Space Center in Hancock County began testing their AR-22 Engine. Faster, more responsible, and affordable space access may seem like light-years away, but the NASA Stennis Space Center is now making it…

Students compete at Stennis

It was an out of this world experience at Stennis this week for 42 college students. Each was chosen to come learn what it’s like to be a NASA scientist including building a small scale Mars rover. It wasn’t the…

Stennis and commercial space travel

Imagine getting a ride from Stennis into outer space. NASA is looking for a developer to help create an industrial park aimed at luring commercial development to Mississippi’s Stennis Space Center. Yesterday, the Federal Space Agency asked interested groups to…

Stennis Space Center

Stennis Space Center’s first Director Jerry Hlass knew he and his fellow workers were up for a challenge.