NASA: June 2014 Archives

NASA's aerospace industry partners are taking their designs and operational plans for the agency's Commercial Crew Program (CCP) through a series of comprehensive tests, evaluations and review boards this summer as they move through important milestones - all with an eye on launching people into orbit from American soil by 2017.

Actor Seth Green is a longtime NASA fan and was all too ready to once again help the agency get the message out that the work it does has everyday applications to general public. In this case the focus is on NASA improves long distance travel here on Earth.

NASA has released this video which highlights from the Commercial Orbital Transportation Services (COTS) Program including footage from the SpaceX Dragon and Orbital Sciences Cygnus missions to the International Space Station.