Press Event

Artemis II Status Briefing

Kennedy Space Center SLS Block 1 | Artemis II

NASA will host a news conference to provide Artemis II mission preparations and crew training updates.

Participants will include:

- NASA Administrator Bill Nelson
- NASA Deputy Administrator Pam Melroy
- Jim Free, NASA associate administrator
- Reid Wiseman, Artemis II commander, NASA
- Victor Glover, Artemis II pilot, NASA
- Christina Hammock Koch, Artemis II mission specialist, NASA
- Jeremy Hansen, Artemis II mission specialist, CSA

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LL2 • Aug. 8, 2023, 6 p.m.

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SLS Block 1 | Artemis II

National Aeronautics and Space Administration | USA
Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA
TBD September, 2025
Status: To Be Determined
Mission:

Artemis II is the first crewed mission as part of the Artemis program. Artemis II will send a crew of 4 - 3 Americans and 1 Canadian around the moon and return them back to Earth. The mission will test the core systems of NASA's Orion spacecraft including the critical life support system, among other systems which could not be tested during Artemis I due to the lack of crew onboard.

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