Tuesday Set as Departure Day for NASA and Partners’ Ax-3 Mission


Looks like Mother Nature is throwing a little cosmic curveball, and the space trio—NASA, Axiom Space, and SpaceX—are adjusting their space dance schedule. Instead of the initial plan to undock Axiom Mission 3 on Monday, Feb. 5, they’re now eyeing Tuesday, Feb. 6, for the celestial separation.

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The decision comes as a precautionary measure, considering the unpredictable weather conditions off Florida’s coast. The space squads are keeping an eye on the skies and will reevaluate the situation during the next weather review scheduled for 3 p.m. EST on Sunday, Feb. 4. Stay tuned for updates from NASA on the interstellar unfolding drama!