James Webb Space Telescope News


Mission Press Releases

  • Northrop Grumman Demonstrates Sunshield Flight Processes on Full-Size Model of James Webb Space Telescope
    Northrop Grumman Corporation - Monday, November 14, 2011
    Posted on: 11/14/2011 7:26:45 PM PDT

  • Mikulski Opens Webb Telescope Exhibit at Maryland Science Center
    NASA HQ - Thursday, October 27, 2011
    Posted on: 10/27/2011 4:01:43 PM PDT

  • Mikulski Statement on Opening of James Webb Space Telescope Exhibit at Baltimore's Inner Harbor
    Sen. Mikulski - Sunday, October 16, 2011
    Posted on: 10/17/2011 1:54:35 AM PDT

  • NASA's Next-Generation Space Observatory Comes To Baltimore
    NASA HQ - Thursday, October 13, 2011
    Posted on: 10/13/2011 6:24:44 PM PDT

  • NASA's James Webb Space Telescope Marks Program Milestone With Completion of Giant Flight Sunshield Alignment Table
    Northrop Grumman Corporation - Thursday, October 13, 2011
    Posted on: 10/13/2011 6:05:44 PM PDT

  • Webb Space Telescope Model to 'Land' in Baltimore
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, October 12, 2011
    Posted on: 10/13/2011 12:03:52 AM PDT

  • Northrop Grumman Begins Tests on Full-Size Sunshield Layers for NASA's James Webb Space Telescope
    Northrop Grumman Corporation - Tuesday, September 20, 2011
    Posted on: 9/20/2011 7:01:48 PM PDT

  • Tests Under Way On The Sunshield For NASA'S Webb Telescope
    NASA HQ - Monday, September 19, 2011
    Posted on: 9/19/2011 6:48:11 PM PDT

  • AURA Applauds Senate Action on JWST
    Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy - Friday, September 16, 2011
    Posted on: 9/16/2011 8:53:53 PM PDT

  • NASA'S Webb Telescope Completes Mirror Coating Milestone
    NASA HQ - Tuesday, September 13, 2011
    Posted on: 9/13/2011 2:38:56 PM PDT

  • New Webb Telescope Technologies Already Helping Human Eyes
    NASA HQ - Friday, July 29, 2011
    Posted on: 7/29/2011 8:20:46 PM PDT

  • Hoyer to Appropriators: Reconsider Cuts to James Webb Space Telescope
    Rep. Steny Hoyer - Monday, July 11, 2011
    Posted on: 7/11/2011 2:04:16 PM PDT

  • Mikulski Statement on House Appropriations Subcommittee Termination of James Webb Space Telescope
    Sen. Mikulski - Monday, July 11, 2011
    Posted on: 7/11/2011 2:03:49 PM PDT

  • AURA Reaction to Proposed Cancellation of JWST
    Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy - Monday, July 11, 2011
    Posted on: 7/11/2011 2:03:20 PM PDT

  • American Astronomical Society Statement on Proposed Cancellation of Webb Space Telescope
    Ames Research Center - Thursday, July 7, 2011
    Posted on: 7/7/2011 8:10:38 PM PDT

  • Mirror Polishing Complete for Webb Space Telescope
    NASA HQ - Thursday, June 30, 2011
    Posted on: 6/30/2011 9:32:19 PM PDT

  • NASA's Next Generation Space Telescope Marks Key Milestone
    NASA HQ - Friday, April 15, 2011
    Posted on: 4/15/2011 4:39:07 PM PDT

  • NASA's James Webb Space Telescope Continues to Move Forward
    - Thursday, April 14, 2011
    Posted on: 4/14/2011 6:04:29 PM PDT

  • NASA Invites Elementary Students and Their Families to an Out-of-This-World Exploration of Webb Telescope
    Goddard Space Flight Center - Monday, April 11, 2011
    Posted on: 4/12/2011 1:50:36 AM PDT

  • NASA's James Webb Space Telescope Marks Milestone With Completion of Huge Assembly Stand for Flight Optics
    Northrop Grumman Corporation - Wednesday, April 6, 2011
    Posted on: 4/6/2011 2:18:04 PM PDT

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