SpaceX

June 26, 2020

SpaceX’s 1st Crew Dragon for astronauts aces tests in space, could land Aug. 2

Endeavour is soaring above expectations in space. SpaceX’s first Crew Dragon spacecraft to carry astronauts, now parked at the International Space Station, has passed all its tests so […]
June 18, 2020

NASA to allow reuse of Crew Dragon spacecraft and boosters

WASHINGTON — NASA will allow SpaceX to reuse Crew Dragon spacecraft and the Falcon 9 first stages for launching them as soon as next year. A […]
June 15, 2020

Astronauts: Falcon 9 rocket was ‘totally different’ ride than the space shuttle

The SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket was a “pure flying machine” compared to the space shuttle, according to the astronauts who rode it into space. Doug Hurley and […]
June 14, 2020

SpaceX launches 58 Starlink satellites, three Planet SkySats on Falcon 9

WASHINGTON — SpaceX completed its ninth bulk Starlink launch June 13, a mission that included a rideshare customer for the first time. SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket […]
June 10, 2020

Crew Dragon likely to support extended space station stay

WASHINGTON — SpaceX’s Crew Dragon spacecraft is performing well enough on orbit to give NASA confidence that the mission can last until August, an agency official […]
June 4, 2020

SpaceX launches 60 Starlink satellites and lands rocket in dazzling nighttime liftoff

The company isn’t resting on its Demo-2 laurels. CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — SpaceX successfully launched a new batch of 60 Starlink internet satellites into orbit late Wednesday (June 3) and […]
June 3, 2020

SpaceX’s 1st astronaut launch was NASA’s most-watched online event ever

But the Apollo 11 moon landing still holds the overall viewership record. NASA’s “Launch America” drew much of the nation in. On Saturday (May 30), SpaceX launched […]
June 1, 2020

SpaceX’s Starship underwent a Rapid Unscheduled Disassembly—we do mean rapid

The accident came after what appeared to be a successful static fire test. On Friday, SpaceX prepared its latest iteration of the Starship prototype vehicle, known […]
May 31, 2020

SpaceX Nasa Mission: Astronaut capsule set to dock with space station

US astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken will dock to the International Space Station (ISS) later. The men are making their way up to the orbiting […]