New Horizons News


Mission Press Releases

  • NASA Schedules New Horizons Launch Coverage Events
    Kennedy Space Center - Friday, January 6, 2006
    Posted on: 1/6/2006 5:25:27 PM PDT

  • CU-Boulder Student-Built Instrument Set to Launch on Mission to Pluto
    Colorado State University - Wednesday, December 28, 2005
    Posted on: 12/28/2005 7:02:42 AM PDT

  • NASA Sets Sights on First Pluto Mission
    NASA HQ - Monday, December 19, 2005
    Posted on: 12/19/2005 7:38:54 PM PDT

  • NASA Announces Pluto Mission Briefing
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, December 14, 2005
    Posted on: 12/14/2005 10:19:14 AM PDT

  • A century after Gerard Kuiper's birth, U.S. prepares to launch first probe to the Kuiper Belt
    Southwest Research Institute - Wednesday, December 7, 2005
    Posted on: 12/7/2005 2:40:07 PM PDT

  • New Horizons Spacecraft Press Opportunity at KSC Friday, Nov. 4
    Kennedy Space Center - Tuesday, November 1, 2005
    Posted on: 11/1/2005 11:22:42 AM PDT

  • New Horizons Pluto payload ready for flight, exciting science campaign
    Southwest Research Institute - Tuesday, October 18, 2005
    Posted on: 10/18/2005 9:29:24 PM PDT

  • NASA's Pluto Space Probe Begins Launch Preparations
    Kennedy Space Center - Monday, September 26, 2005
    Posted on: 9/26/2005 7:14:32 PM PDT

  • NASA's New Horizons Spacecraft Arrives at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center for Testing
    Goddard Space Flight Center - Monday, June 13, 2005
    Posted on: 6/13/2005 9:39:54 AM PDT

  • New Horizons - The PI's Perspective: A Nation's Expedition to the Edge of the Solar System
    Johns Hopkins University - Friday, June 3, 2005
    Posted on: 6/3/2005 9:40:20 AM PDT

  • NASA Pluto New Horizons Environmental Impact Statement Press Conference
    Kennedy Space Center - Thursday, March 24, 2005
    Posted on: 3/24/2005 6:46:15 PM PDT

  • NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center Selected as Program Office for Discovery and New Frontiers Initiatives to Explore the Solar System
    Marshall Space Flight Center - Saturday, August 14, 2004
    Posted on: 8/14/2004 11:31:52 AM PDT

  • SWAP to Determine Where the Sun and Ice Worlds Meet
    Southwest Research Institute - Tuesday, June 8, 2004
    Posted on: 6/8/2004 3:33:29 PM PDT

  • Instrument Profile: Ralph Aims to Put Pluto in Focus
    Johns Hopkins University - Saturday, January 31, 2004
    Posted on: 1/31/2004 6:53:52 PM PDT

  • NASA's New Horizons mission team plans Jupiter encounter
    Southwest Research Institute - Friday, November 21, 2003
    Posted on: 11/21/2003 5:37:08 PM PDT

  • ACTION ALERT:Pluto Mission in Dange
    Planetary Society - Wednesday, September 3, 2003
    Posted on: 9/3/2003 6:38:14 AM PDT

  • NASA Awards ILS and Atlas V Mission to Pluto in 2006
    Lockheed Martin Corporation - Friday, July 25, 2003
    Posted on: 7/25/2003 11:01:12 AM PDT

  • Atlas V Chosen by NASA to launch New Horizons Mission
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, July 23, 2003
    Posted on: 7/24/2003 6:54:34 AM PDT

  • Student Instrument Selected for Pluto Mission
    Johns Hopkins University - Tuesday, December 17, 2002
    Posted on: 12/17/2002 3:36:07 PM PDT

  • The Planetary Society Presents Petition to Congress
    Planetary Society - Wednesday, November 13, 2002
    Posted on: 11/13/2002 4:59:27 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • NASA New Horizons Mission: The PI's Perspective: Launch Complete
    Johns Hopkins University APL New Horizons Mission - March 1, 2007
    Posted on: 3/1/2007 10:14:28 PM PDT

  • NASA New Horizons Image: Tvashtar's Plume on Io
    Johns Hopkins University APL New Horizons Mission - March 1, 2007
    Posted on: 3/1/2007 10:07:13 PM PDT

  • NASA's Hubble Space Telescope Monitors Jupiter in Support of the New Horizons Flyby
    Space Telescope Science Institute - March 1, 2007
    Posted on: 3/1/2007 9:16:25 AM PDT

  • NASA's Hubble Space Telescope Follows Jupiter's Aurorae During New Horizons Flyby
    Space Telescope Science Institute - March 1, 2007
    Posted on: 3/1/2007 9:06:25 AM PDT

  • NASA's Hubble Space Telescope Observes Io During New Horizons Flyby of Jupiter
    Space Telescope Science Institute - March 1, 2007
    Posted on: 3/1/2007 8:51:11 AM PDT

  • NASA New Horizons image: An Eruption on Io
    Johns Hopkins University APL New Horizons Mission - February 28, 2007
    Posted on: 2/28/2007 7:38:21 PM PDT

  • NASA New Horizons image: Europa
    Johns Hopkins University APL New Horizons Mission - February 28, 2007
    Posted on: 2/28/2007 1:16:28 PM PDT

  • NASA New Horizons image: Ganymede
    Johns Hopkins University APL New Horizons Mission - February 28, 2007
    Posted on: 2/28/2007 1:15:33 PM PDT

  • NASA New Horizons image: Jupiter's Little Red Spot: Closest View Yet
    Johns Hopkins University APL New Horizons Mission - February 28, 2007
    Posted on: 2/28/2007 1:06:51 PM PDT

  • Trajectory Map: NASA's New Horizons Is On Its Way To Pluto
    Johns Hopkins University APL New Horizons Mission - February 28, 2007
    Posted on: 2/28/2007 7:50:20 AM PDT

  • NASA New Horizons Mission: The PI's Perspective - Picking up the Pace
    Johns Hopkins University APL New Horizons Mission - February 26, 2007
    Posted on: 2/26/2007 2:21:46 PM PDT

  • New Horizons Misison: The PI's Perspective - Campaigning for Jupiter
    Johns Hopkins University - February 23, 2007
    Posted on: 2/23/2007 7:22:10 PM PDT

  • NASA New Horizons Mission: The PI's Perspective - Speeding to Zeus
    Johns Hopkins University APL New Horizons Mission - February 22, 2007
    Posted on: 2/22/2007 11:38:10 AM PDT

  • NASA New Horizon's Mission: The PI's Perspective: Calm Before Close Approach
    Johns Hopkins University APL New Horizons Mission - February 15, 2007
    Posted on: 2/15/2007 5:56:34 PM PDT

  • New Horizons Image: Full Jupiter Mosaic
    Johns Hopkins University APL New Horizons Mission - February 14, 2007
    Posted on: 2/14/2007 7:34:56 PM PDT

  • Interesting New Horizons Pluto Mission Video Online
    Johns Hopkins University APL New Horizons Mission - February 14, 2007
    Posted on: 2/14/2007 1:17:30 PM PDT

  • One Year Down, Eight to Go, on the Road to Pluto
    Johns Hopkins University APL New Horizons Mission - January 24, 2007
    Posted on: 1/24/2007 12:38:30 PM PDT

  • NASA New Horizons: The PI's Perspective - New Horizons in 2007
    Johns Hopkins University APL New Horizons Mission - January 5, 2007
    Posted on: 1/5/2007 12:20:15 PM PDT

  • New Horizons Gets First Glimpse of Pluto
    Johns Hopkins University APL New Horizons Mission - November 28, 2006
    Posted on: 11/28/2006 3:24:37 PM PDT

  • Making Old Horizons New
    Johns Hopkins University APL New Horizons Mission - November 1, 2006
    Posted on: 11/1/2006 5:19:33 PM PDT