Blue Origin

January 22, 2016

Airspace restriction hints at Blue Origin test flight

WASHINGTON — Blue Origin may be preparing for another test flight of the company’s New Shepard suborbital vehicle, based on an airspace restriction published by the […]
January 14, 2016

Orbital ATK, SpaceX Win Air Force Propulsion Contracts

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Air Force said Jan. 13 it has chosen to invest up to $241 million in rocket propulsion systems Orbital ATK and SpaceX […]
December 22, 2015

SpaceX Successfully Lands A Giant Falcon 9 Rocket For The First Time

SpaceX has done it. Elon Musk’s rocket startup just successfully launched and then landed a Falcon 9 rocket some 10 minutes later. This comes after several […]
December 2, 2015

spacex will attempt next rocket landing at cape canaveral instead of on an ocean platform

Next time a SpaceX rocket touches down, it will be on solid ground. Florida Today broke the news today that SpaceX was hoping to land its […]
November 25, 2015

Blue Origin beats SpaceX to the world’s first reusable rocket

SOMETIMES, the dark horses are the ones to watch. On November 23rd Blue Origin, a publicity-shy rocketry firm owned by Jeff Bezos, who founded Amazon, announced […]
November 6, 2015

NASA Postpones Second Round of Space Station Supply Contract Awards, Drops Boeing

Yesterday NASA announced they will be postponing the selection of two commercial cargo providers to be awarded the second round of Commercial Resupply contracts for the International […]
November 4, 2015

Cheap satellite-launching rocket fails on its maiden flight

Satellite-launching rocket programs like SpaceX, Virgin Galactic and Blue Origin are household names thanks to the larger-than-life personalities behind them. But you may not know about a modest program called Super Strypi. […]
October 30, 2015

NASA Adds to Evidence of Mysterious Ancient Earthworks

High in the skies over Kazakhstan, space-age technology has revealed an ancient mystery on the ground.
September 18, 2015

First Manned Flight of NASA’s Orion Deep Space Capsule Could Slip to 2023

The first manned flight of NASA’s Orion deep space capsule – currently under development – could slip two years from 2021 to 2023 due to a variety of budget and […]