Category: Photo of the Day

NASA, SpaceX Rehearse Crew Extraction from Dragon in Trident Basin at Port Canaveral

NASA at the Trident Basin in Cape Canaveral, Florida, astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken work with teams from NASA and SpaceX to rehearse crew extraction from SpaceX’s Crew Dragon, which will be used to carry humans to the International Space Station.

IMAGE OF THE DAY: Brevard Fire Rescue Firefighter Luis Delgado Hoists Little Piece of Home at Base in Iraq

Brevard County Fire Rescue Firefighter Luis Delgado hoisted a little piece of home at his base in the sandbox. Delgado is stationed with a field artillery battalion in support of Operation Inherent Resolve in Iraq and will be deployed for about a year.

IMAGE OF THE DAY: Ascent Abort-2 Flight Test From Cape Canaveral Ready For Tuesday Morning Launch

NASA’s Orion spacecraft is scheduled to undergo a design test Tuesday morning of the capsule’s launch abort system (LAS), which is a rocket-powered tower on top of the crew module built to very quickly get astronauts safely away from their launch vehicle if there is a problem during ascent.

Local Mixed Media Artist April Rocco Brings a Unique Style to the Space Coast

April Rocco, local mixed media artist in Cocoa Village, brings a unique style of artwork to the Space Coast. Rocco is a second generation native Floridian, who grew up in Daytona Beach. She has always had a passion for drawing and she found an interest in painting when she became a scenic painter in 1996 in Orlando.