The Orbital Mechanics Podcast

Every week we cover the latest spaceflight news, discuss past, current and future exploration efforts, and take a look at upcoming events. Tune in to hear about how humans get to space, how they stay in space and how unmanned craft reach farther and farther into the universe around us.


Episode 376: Masten? Suits us!

Spaceflight News

— Artemis I update ( ( (

Short & Sweet

— Axiom selected for Artemis 3 space suits ( (

— Astrobotic wins bid for Masten assets (HT deltaV: (HT deltaV:

— CAPSTONE enters safe mode (HT deltaV: (

Questions, Comments, Corrections Burns

— From the intro: Curiosity Curiosities

— Curiosity picks up rock in wheel ( VIA VIA 

— Flower shaped rock (

— Geoff via email: Is JWST able to see the DART impact on September 26?

This Week in Spaceflight History

— 13 September 2007: Announcement of the Google Lunar X Prize ( ( ( ( (

— Next week (9/20 - 9/26) in 1983: Second birthday


 2022-09-14  36m