NASA leaders give an update on the launch of the Artemis I flight test, originally scheduled for Monday, Aug. 29. Following tanking operations, engineers were troubleshooting an issue conditioning one of the RS-25 engines (engine 3) on the bottom of the rocket’s core stage. All engines must reach a proper temperature range before they can be started.
Teams are currently troubleshooting an issue with engine number 3 on the SLS rocket core stage. The next available launch opportunity is Sept. 3, 2022 @ 17:00 UTC