New Horizons News


Mission Press Releases

  • Jupiter Ahoy! NASA New Horizons Sends Back Image of Jupiter
    Johns Hopkins University APL New Horizons Mission - Wednesday, September 27, 2006
    Posted on: 9/27/2006 12:37:25 PM PDT

  • Deadline Extended for Pluto Mission Digital Time Capsule
    Planetary Society - Wednesday, July 12, 2006
    Posted on: 7/12/2006 3:48:36 PM PDT

  • Pluto-Bound, Student-Built Dust Detector Renamed "Venetia," Honoring Girl Who Named Ninth Planet
    Johns Hopkins University APL New Horizons Mission - Friday, June 30, 2006
    Posted on: 6/30/2006 9:12:43 AM PDT

  • NASA New Horizons Payload Gets High Marks on Early Tests
    Johns Hopkins University APL New Horizons Mission - Wednesday, March 29, 2006
    Posted on: 3/29/2006 1:00:31 PM PDT

  • USN Provides Mission-Critical TT&C Support to New Horizons Spacecraft
    Universal Space Network - Thursday, January 26, 2006
    Posted on: 1/26/2006 11:52:58 AM PDT

  • On to Pluto! You helped make it happen
    Planetary Society - Wednesday, January 25, 2006
    Posted on: 1/25/2006 5:50:01 PM PDT

  • NASA New Horizons: The PI's Perspective It Worked!
    Southwest Research Institute - Sunday, January 22, 2006
    Posted on: 1/22/2006 5:34:16 PM PDT

  • Rep. Mark Udall Hails Launch of New Horizons Misison to Pluto
    Rep. Mark Udall - Thursday, January 19, 2006
    Posted on: 1/19/2006 5:44:36 PM PDT

  • NASA'S Pluto Mission Launched Toward New Horizons
    NASA HQ - Thursday, January 19, 2006
    Posted on: 1/19/2006 5:34:55 PM PDT

  • Lockheed Martin Thermoelectric Generator Powers NASA Pluto New Horizons Probe
    Lockheed Martin Corporation - Thursday, January 19, 2006
    Posted on: 1/19/2006 5:33:42 PM PDT

  • Lift Off! Spacecraft Bound for Pluto Supported by Aerojet Propulsion
    Aerojet - Thursday, January 19, 2006
    Posted on: 1/19/2006 5:32:50 PM PDT

  • Powerful ILS Atlas V Launches High-Speed Mission to Pluto
    International Launch Services - Thursday, January 19, 2006
    Posted on: 1/19/2006 5:31:53 PM PDT

  • Mikulski Celebrates Rescued Mission to Pluto
    Sen. Mikulski - Thursday, January 19, 2006
    Posted on: 1/19/2006 5:30:43 PM PDT

  • Ball Aerospace Instrument to Give New View of Pluto
    Ball Aerospace and Technologies Corp. - Monday, January 16, 2006
    Posted on: 1/16/2006 5:35:40 PM PDT

  • Five Aerojet Boosters Set to Lift New Horizons Spacecraft
    Aerojet - Monday, January 16, 2006
    Posted on: 1/16/2006 5:28:34 PM PDT

  • Subaru Collaborates with NASA's Pluto-Kuiper Belt Mission
    National Astronomical Observatory of Japan - Monday, January 16, 2006
    Posted on: 1/16/2006 5:27:14 PM PDT

  • DOE Technology Supports Upcoming NASA Mission to Pluto
    Department of Energy - Monday, January 16, 2006
    Posted on: 1/16/2006 5:25:36 PM PDT

  • New Horizons: The PI's Perspective: We're in Flight Configuration
    Southwest Research Institute - Sunday, January 15, 2006
    Posted on: 1/15/2006 5:28:19 PM PDT

  • New Horizons Prelaunch Webcast, Launch Coverage Set
    Kennedy Space Center - Thursday, January 12, 2006
    Posted on: 1/12/2006 4:03:02 PM PDT

  • Guarded by Nuclear Protection Teams, U.S. to Launch Fastest Spacecraft, Reports Aviation Week & Space Technology
    Aviation Week - Sunday, January 8, 2006
    Posted on: 1/8/2006 4:50:09 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • Maneuver Puts New Horizons on a Straight Path to Pluto
    Johns Hopkins University APL New Horizons Mission - September 27, 2007
    Posted on: 9/27/2007 2:16:39 PM PDT

  • Jupiter's High-Altitude Clouds
    Johns Hopkins University APL New Horizons Mission - August 14, 2007
    Posted on: 8/14/2007 3:11:02 PM PDT

  • Meet the New Horizons Pluto Pals!
    Johns Hopkins University APL New Horizons Mission - August 13, 2007
    Posted on: 8/13/2007 7:26:57 AM PDT

  • NASA New Horizons: The PI's Perspective: Outbound at 7 AU
    Johns Hopkins University APL New Horizons Mission - August 2, 2007
    Posted on: 8/2/2007 6:54:07 AM PDT

  • NASA New Horizons: The PI's Perspective: Nap Before You Sleep
    Johns Hopkins University APL New Horizons Mission - June 22, 2007
    Posted on: 6/22/2007 8:10:06 AM PDT

  • NASA New Horizons Image: Io's Tvashtar Volcano Eruption - in Motion
    Johns Hopkins University APL New Horizons Mission - May 15, 2007
    Posted on: 5/15/2007 7:52:37 PM PDT

  • NASA New Horizons Mission: PI's Perspective: Continuing Our Jovian Journey
    Johns Hopkins University APL New Horizons Mission - May 12, 2007
    Posted on: 5/12/2007 6:57:36 PM PDT

  • NASA New Horizons: Best Color Image of Jupiter's Little Red Spot
    Johns Hopkins University APL New Horizons Mission - May 9, 2007
    Posted on: 5/9/2007 1:50:00 PM PDT

  • NASA New Horizons Image of Io: The Colors of Night
    - April 17, 2007
    Posted on: 4/17/2007 12:29:39 PM PDT

  • NASA New Horizons Image: Capturing Callisto
    Johns Hopkins University APL New Horizons Mission - April 8, 2007
    Posted on: 4/8/2007 11:41:12 AM PDT

  • NASA New Horizons Image: Two Moons Meet Over Jupiter
    Johns Hopkins University APL New Horizons Mission - April 2, 2007
    Posted on: 4/2/2007 3:11:11 PM PDT

  • NASA New Horizons Image: Jovian Storm Spectra
    Johns Hopkins University APL New Horizons Mission - March 30, 2007
    Posted on: 3/30/2007 10:05:57 AM PDT

  • New Horizons Color Image of Erupting Volcano on Io
    Johns Hopkins University APL New Horizons Mission - March 28, 2007
    Posted on: 3/28/2007 11:26:12 AM PDT

  • NASA New Horizons: LORRI Takes an Even Closer Look at the Little Red Spot on Jupiter
    Johns Hopkins University APL New Horizons Mission - March 22, 2007
    Posted on: 3/22/2007 2:42:53 PM PDT

  • Alice Views Jupiter and Io
    Johns Hopkins University APL New Horizons Mission - March 20, 2007
    Posted on: 3/20/2007 5:52:29 PM PDT

  • NASA New Horizons Image of Jupiter: A Look from LEISA
    Johns Hopkins University APL New Horizons Mission - March 16, 2007
    Posted on: 3/16/2007 8:57:58 AM PDT

  • NASA New Horizons Image of Io: A Midnight Plume
    Johns Hopkins University APL New Horizons Mission - March 13, 2007
    Posted on: 3/13/2007 11:15:51 AM PDT

  • NASA Hew Horizons: The PI's Presepctive: Downlink Initiated
    Johns Hopkins University APL New Horizons Mission - March 12, 2007
    Posted on: 3/12/2007 10:44:28 AM PDT

  • NASA New Horizons Image: Jupiter's Rings
    Johns Hopkins University APL New Horizons Mission - March 9, 2007
    Posted on: 3/9/2007 9:10:54 PM PDT

  • NASA New Horizons Mission: The PI's Perspective - The Tip of the Iceberg
    Johns Hopkins University APL New Horizons Mission - March 5, 2007
    Posted on: 3/5/2007 12:35:50 PM PDT