NASA postpones Artemis launch until Tropical Storm Ian passes


NASA stated on Saturday that it was canceling the Tuesday's launch attempt at Cape Canaveral of its Artemis I......

....moon mission as Tropical Storm Ian intensified through the Caribbean toward the state of Florida.

The statement explained that delaying the decision would allow....

.....NASA to begin preparing a rocket to launch the Space Launch System.

NASA canceled the first two launch attempts of its Artemis I mission to the moon because of technical issues.

It had been hoping to get the rocket off on Tuesday......

....but have been keeping a close eye on the storm,

which is expected to become a hurricane on track to hit Florida.