NASA postpones Artemis I’s moon mission for second time due to fuel leak issue

AdvertisementNASA’s new moon rocket sits on Launch Pad 39-B hours ahead of a planned launch at the Kennedy Space Center Saturday, Sept. 3, 2022, in Cape Canaveral, Fla. (NASA/Joel Kowsky/AP)


The #Artemis I mission to the Moon has been postponed. Teams attempted to fix an issue related to a leak in the hardware transferring fuel into the rocket, but were unsuccessful. Join NASA leaders later today for a news conference. Check for updates:

— NASA (@NASA) September 3, 2022

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After NASA scrubbed the Artemis rocket launch hundreds ride, drive and walk their way back over the Max Brewer Bridge in Titusville, Fla., Saturday, Sept. 3, 2022. (Willie J. Allen Jr./Orlando Sentinel)

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