NASA's Kennedy Space Center remained closed Tuesday but appeared to have weathered Hurricane Irma well.
SpaceX launched the Air Force's super-secret space shuttle on Thursday, a technology tester capable of spending years in orbit.
Cassini-Huygens was launched on 15 October 1997 from Cape Canaveral, Florida.
NASA announced the winner Tuesday of a contest to send a message to the Voyager spacecraft which launched 40 years ago on a historic mission to explore the outer planets.
A SpaceX shipment arrived at the International Space Station on Wednesday, delivering a bonanza of science experiments.
A SpaceX capsule rocketed to the International Space Station on Monday, carrying tons of science research, plus ice cream.
SpaceX is poised to launch an unmanned cargo ship toward the International Space Station Monday, including a super-computer that could direct astronauts on future deep-space missions.
Former Tropical Storm Emily appeared as swirl of clouds on imagery from NOAA's GOES-East satellite on August 2.
NASA has delayed the launch of a major communications satellite by more than two weeks to replace a damaged antenna.
SpaceX CEO and founder Elon Musk has downplayed the chances of a successful inaugural flight for his Falcon Heavy space launch vehicle, admitting there is a "good chance it would not make it to orbit in its first launch."