Latest "SpaceX" News

08/07/2022

Space Force: Weather favorable for the next SpaceX launch

Conditions are likely to be favorable for the Space Coast’s next launch, a Falcon 9 mission that will boost more Starlink internet satellites from Florida.

Source: Florida Today

08/06/2022

Elon Musk says Joe Rogan weed puff meant random drug tests for him, SpaceX employees: 'A lot of backlash'

Elon Musk admitted in a recent interview that smoking marijuana on the "Joe Rogan Experience" podcast in 2018 was damaging to SpaceX due to federal contracts.

Source: Fox Business

08/05/2022

SpaceX Astronaut Launch Delayed Because Its Rocket Smashed Into a Bridge

The SpaceX Falcon 9 first stage rocket responsible for carrying Crew-5 astronauts to the International Space Station hit a bridge during transport.

Source: Futurism

08/05/2022

SpaceX raises another $250 million in equity, lifts total to $2 billion in 2022

Elon Musk's SpaceX raised $250 million in a July equity round, the company disclosed in a securities filing on Friday.

Source: CNBC

08/05/2022

SpaceX will launch solar wind mission with space telescope in 2025

The two missions will 'carpool' to orbit aboard a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket in a bid to overcome supply chain issues.

Source: Space.com

08/05/2022

SpaceX, ULA launch rockets from Space Force Station on same day

SpaceX launched a Falcon 9 rocket carrying the Korea Pathfinder Lunar Orbiter at 7:08 p.m. ET on Aug. 4 from Pad 40, 12 hours after a ULA launch.

Source: Florida Today

08/04/2022

SpaceX launches South Korea's Danuri moon probe

The Danuri probe will reach the moon in mid-December.

Source: Space.com

08/04/2022

South Korea Launches First Moon Mission on SpaceX Rocket

The Danuri mission, after a long and fuel-efficient journey, will help to study the moon’s magnetic field and some of its coldest and darkest places.

Source: New York Times

08/04/2022

SpaceX addressing Falcon 9 rocket damage ahead of next NASA astronaut launch

Crew-5 astronauts are confident in SpaceX's ability to fly human passengers safely.

Source: Space.com

08/04/2022

SpaceX capsule crashes to Earth in Australian field - BBC News

Source: YouTube

08/04/2022

SpaceX capsule crashes to Earth in Australian field - BBC News

When a farmer in New South Wales, Australia, first saw a large black object sticking out of the ground in a remote part of his land, he thought it was a dead...

Source: YouTube

08/04/2022

SpaceX will launch South Korea's 1st moon mission today: Watch live

The Korea Pathfinder Lunar Orbiter is set to launch at 7:08 p.m. ET Thursday (Aug. 4) from Cape Canaveral Space Force Station in Florida.

Source: Space.com

08/04/2022

Piece of SpaceX capsule debris crashes to Earth in Australia

Source: YouTube

08/04/2022

Piece of SpaceX capsule debris crashes to Earth in Australia

When Mick Miners, a farmer in New South Wales, Australia, first saw a large black object sticking out of the ground in a remote part of his land, he thought ...

Source: YouTube

08/04/2022

SpaceX set for first Moon launch [webcast]

No earlier than (NET) 7:08 pm EDT (23:08 UTC), August 4th, a flight-proven Falcon 9 rocket is scheduled to lift off from SpaceX’s Cape Canaveral Space Force Station LC-40 pad as part of the company’s 34th launch of 2022. Carrying the Korean Pathfinder Lunar O…

Source: Teslarati

08/03/2022

SpaceX Polaris Dawn targets December launch date

The crew recently climbed into jets during the Experimental Aircraft Association’s AirVenture air show in Wisconsin.

Source: Space.com

08/03/2022

SpaceX Boca Chica beach case sparks appeal after lawsuit dismissed

The Sierra Club and others filed an appeal July 28 after the 445th District Court dismissed their case.

Source: Space.com

08/03/2022

Rocket debris found on Australian farmland was from SpaceX mission, agency confirms

Source: Sky.com

08/03/2022

Florida set to host two back-to-back ULA and SpaceX launches on same day this week

A 200-foot Atlas V rocket rolled out to its pad at Cape Canaveral Space Force Station on Tuesday, setting the stage for two launches on Thursday.

Source: Florida Today

08/02/2022

Newly Fallen Space Junk in Australia Likely Belongs to SpaceX

The incident is another reminder that regularly falling space junk is poised to become the new normal.

Source: Gizmodo.com

08/02/2022

NASA to Host Briefings, Interviews for Agency's SpaceX Crew-5 Mission

A pair of news conferences on Thursday, Aug. 4, at NASA’s Johnson Space Center in Houston will highlight the agency’s SpaceX Crew-5 mission to the International Space Station.

Source: NASA

08/02/2022

Space debris crashed in Australia farm likely SpaceX: astrophysicist

The debris, which was scattered across several fields, was scarred with scorch marks and had serial numbers, the astrophysicist said.

Source: Business Insider

08/01/2022

NASA Invites Media to Next SpaceX Commercial Crew Space Station Launch

Media accreditation is now open for the launch of the fifth SpaceX Dragon spacecraft and Falcon 9 rocket that will carry astronauts to the International Space Station for a science expedition mission as part of NASA’s Commercial Crew Program

Source: NASA

07/20/2022

Mattel to launch SpaceX vehicles as new Matchbox toys and collectibles

The first products under the partnership will be released in 2023 as part of Mattel's Matchbox line of die-cast cars.

Source: Space.com

07/20/2022

Mattel inks deal with Elon Musk's SpaceX to produce line of toys

Mattel inked a multiyear deal with Elon Musk's SpaceX, the companies announced on Wednesday, to create a line of space-inspired toys.

Source: CNBC

07/20/2022

NASA picks SpaceX's Falcon Heavy rocket to launch Roman Space Telescope

The reusable heavy-lift rocket will launch the new space telescope in 2026, NASA says.

Source: Space.com

07/20/2022

NASA awards launch contract for next space telescope to SpaceX

Source: Google News

07/19/2022

SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket to launch NASA’s Roman Space Telescope

NASA has chosen SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy rocket to launch its next major space telescope, a wide-field observatory that should directly complement the brand new James Webb Space Telescope. Originally known as the Wide Field InfraRed Survey Telescope (WFIRST), NA…

Source: Teslarati

07/19/2022

Battle of the Billionaires: SpaceX Astronaut Jumps Ship to Blue Origin

Chris Sembroski previously worked for Lockheed Martin and served in the United States Air Force.

Source: Gizmodo.com

07/19/2022

These 2 private companies aim to beat SpaceX to Mars with 2024 flight

A Relativity Space Terran R rocket will launch an Impulse Space lander to Mars in 2024 if all goes well.

Source: Space.com

07/19/2022

SpaceX will break its own record for the most rocket launches in a year with next Starlink launch

SpaceX is due to break its own record for the most rocket launches in a calendar year on Thursday with its 32nd launch. A Falcon 9 will send another batch of Starlink satellites into low Earth orbit.

Source: Daily Mail

07/19/2022

Private Mars Landing Mission Aims to Beat SpaceX

Relativity Space, which could launch its first rocket soon, and Impulse Space, founded by a SpaceX veteran, optimistically say that together they can reach the red planet a few years from now.

Source: New York Times

07/18/2022

SpaceX is now launching 10 rockets for every one by its main competitor

In the meantime, SpaceX continues to build a massive launch tower in Florida.

Source: Ars Technica

07/17/2022

SpaceX ties annual launch record seven months into 2022

Less than seven full months into 2022, SpaceX has tied its annual launch record. Carrying the 22nd batch of upgraded Starlink V1.5 satellites, a Falcon 9 rocket lifted off from SpaceX’s Cape Canaveral Space Force Station (CCSFS) LC-40 pad on Sunday morning. T…

Source: Teslarati

07/17/2022

SpaceX launched and landed a Falcon 9 rocket on record-tying 13th mission

The mission is the 31st of the year, already matching the company's 2021 total.

Source: Space.com

07/17/2022

Live coverage: SpaceX going for record-tying 31st launch of the year – Spaceflight Now

Source: Spaceflight Now

07/17/2022

SpaceX Dragon Spacecraft Docks With ISS Delivering Science Benefiting Humans

While the International Space Station (ISS) was traveling in orbit more than 267 miles over the South Atlantic Ocean, the SpaceX Dragon cargo spacecraft autonomously docked to the forward-facing port of the station’s Harmony module at 11:21 a.m. EDT (8:21 a.m…

Source: SciTechDaily

07/15/2022

Watch SpaceX's Dragon cargo capsule dock with the space station Saturday morning

Docking is scheduled for 11:20 a.m. EDT (1520 GMT).

Source: Space.com

07/15/2022

Dragon capsule launches on SpaceX's 25th cargo mission to the space station

The uncrewed Dragon is scheduled to dock with the space station on Saturday morning (July 16).

Source: Space.com

07/15/2022

Updates: SpaceX launches Dragon capsule with cargo from Florida to ISS

Liftoff of Falcon 9 at 8:44 p.m. ET! Dragon and its cargo are now en route to the International Space Station and should arrive for docking Saturday.

Source: Florida Today

07/15/2022

Watch NASA's SpaceX CRS-25 Launch to the International Space Station

Source: YouTube

07/14/2022

Live coverage: SpaceX launches space station cargo mission – Spaceflight Now

Source: Spaceflight Now

07/14/2022

Twitter Lawsuit Adds to Musk's Tesla and SpaceX Challenges

The billionaire built his reputation and fortune juggling diverse businesses—a skill that is being tested like rarely before.

Source: The Wall Street Journal

07/14/2022

SpaceX Dragon spacecraft ready for space station cargo delivery after repairs

NASA and SpaceX are ready for Cargo Dragon’s 25th International Space Station resupply mission after a one-month delay. Originally scheduled to launch in early June, SpaceX’s 25th Commercial Resupply Services (CRS) mission (CRS-25 or Spx-25) was indefinitely …

Source: Teslarati

07/13/2022

Science Launching on the Next SpaceX Cargo Resupply Mission to the Space Station

The 25th SpaceX cargo resupply services mission (SpaceX CRS-25) carrying scientific research and technology demonstrations to the International Space Station...

Source: YouTube

07/11/2022

SpaceX's 50th dedicated Starlink mission begins filling new network layer – Spaceflight Now

Source: Spaceflight Now

07/11/2022

SpaceX launches 46 Starlink satellites, lands rocket on ship at sea

It was SpaceX's 29th launch of 2022.

Source: Space.com

07/08/2022

SpaceX's Starlink to charge $5,000 per month for service on boats

Starlink Maritime customers will also pay a one-time hardware fee of $10,000 for two ruggedized, high-performance terminals.

Source: Fox Business

07/07/2022

Dish says SpaceX "manipulated" tests and lied to customers about 5G interference

Dish and the 5G for 12 GHz Coalition responded to SpaceX’s claim that using 12GHz airwaves for 5G would make Starlink unusable, claiming the company’s filing was manipulated and inaccurate.

Source: The Verge

07/07/2022

SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket nails launch and landing on record-tying 13th mission

It was the 50th Starlink launch to date.

Source: Space.com

07/03/2022

SpaceX says DISH takeover of 12 GHz band could render Starlink useless

Source: Google News

07/01/2022

FCC clears SpaceX to put its Starlink satellite WiFi in vehicles | Engadget

SpaceX's satellite internet service is officially going mobile after the Federal Communications Commission on Thursday authorized the company to provide its Starlink WiFi service to vehicles..

Source: Engadget

07/01/2022

SpaceX gets approval to bring Starlink internet to airplanes, RVs

Source: CNN

07/01/2022

SpaceX Wins Permission to Connect Planes, Boats and Other Vehicles to Starlink Internet Service

The FCC authorized the Elon Musk-led company to link vehicles through its Starlink unit.

Source: The Wall Street Journal

06/30/2022

The FCC authorizes SpaceX's Starlink system to be used on vehicles in motion

The FCC granted permission for SpaceX’s Starlink and another satellite internet company, Kepler Communications, to provide service to receivers on ground vehicles while they’re in motion.

Source: The Verge

06/29/2022

SpaceX launches SES-22 communications satellite, lands rocket at sea

It was SpaceX's 27th liftoff of the year.

Source: Space.com

06/29/2022

SpaceX Mounts Starship Booster on Launch Tower Ahead of Orbital Test Flight

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk says Starship will be ready to launch in July, but the private space company has not yet secured permission for liftoff.

Source: Gizmodo.com

06/29/2022

SpaceX, ULA targeting back-to-back geostationary launches

SpaceX and competitor United Launch Alliance (ULA) are on track to launch their Falcon 9 and Atlas V rockets less than 25 hours apart. Slightly delayed from its initial target of June 27th or 28th, SpaceX confirmed on Tuesday that a Falcon 9 rocket is ready t…

Source: Teslarati

06/28/2022

SpaceX cargo mission delayed again, to July 14

The CRS-25 flight had been scheduled to launch on July 11.

Source: Space.com

06/28/2022

SpaceX's Starship Super Heavy rocket prototype moves to launch pad for tests

The giant Starship and Super Heavy booster may shoot for an orbital test as soon as July.

Source: Space.com

06/27/2022

SpaceX Test Fires Rocket Engine Ignitors For America’s Largest Rocket!

SpaceX is moving full speed ahead with its Starship rocket in Boca Chica, Texas after a small but important test this weekend.

Source: Wccftech

06/27/2022

SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket’s NASA Psyche launch delayed to 2023

NASA says that its mission to the asteroid 16 Psyche will no longer be able to launch in 2022 after engineers were unable to verify the readiness of the spacecraft’s software. What could amount to being a few weeks or months behind schedule will have major ra…

Source: Teslarati

06/25/2022

SpaceX Lifts 200 Ton Rocket In Air As It Races To Historic Hot Fire Test

SpaceX is speeding ahead with its Starship rocket as part of a campaign for an orbital flight later this year.

Source: Wccftech

06/24/2022

SpaceX installs Super Heavy booster on launch mount with giant robot arms

SpaceX has transported the most powerful rocket booster ever assembled to its Starbase orbital launch site (OLS) and used giant robotic arms to install it. It’s not the first such trip for Starship’s Super Heavy first stage in general, nor for this specific b…

Source: Teslarati

06/23/2022

NASA, SpaceX to assess potential Starship threat to Crew Dragon pad

An early Super Heavy-Starship failure could disrupt SpaceX astronaut fights to space station.

Source: CBS News

06/23/2022

SpaceX’s record-breaking Falcon 9 booster returns to port

SpaceX’s latest record-breaking Falcon 9 booster has returned to port after completing its 13th launch and landing. Falcon 9 B1060 lifted off for the first time in June 2020 with the US military’s third next-generation GPS III satellite safely cocooned inside…

Source: Teslarati

06/22/2022

Wild blue spiral in New Zealand sky likely made by SpaceX rocket (photo)

The 'bizarre but very cool' feature was caused by a Falcon 9 rocket.

Source: Space.com

06/22/2022

SpaceX Says 5G Interference Could Make Starlink Internet 'Unusable'

The company presented a new analysis which claims Dish's efforts on 5G could often result in harmful interference with Starlink service.

Source: Gizmodo.com

06/22/2022

Elon Musk the Twitter celebrity is not the same as Musk the SpaceX and Tesla boss

Some of the CEO’s biggest recent critics are his own employees.

Source: Vox

06/22/2022

SpaceX begins stacking Florida Starship launch tower

SpaceX has begun stacking Starship’s first Florida launch tower. Less than half a year after the company restarted work on a Starship launch pad located just a few hundred feet away from existing Falcon launch facilities at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center (KSC) L…

Source: Teslarati

06/22/2022

SpaceX gets permit for “Project Echo” in Central Texas

The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality approved a permit for a SpaceX construction project called Project Echo.

Source: Teslarati

06/22/2022

SpaceX claims 5G plan could ‘render Starlink unusable for most Americans’

SpaceX says its U.S. Starlink customers will see their broadband service disrupted if Dish Network is allowed to proceed with plans for its 5G cellular network.

Source: Digital Trends

06/21/2022

SpaceX warns 5G plan would deny Starlink to most Americans

SpaceX warned June 21 that its Starlink broadband network would become unusable for most Americans if a proposal to use the 12 GHz band for terrestrial 5G is approved.

Source: SpaceNews

06/21/2022

SpaceX Just Pulled Off Three Launches in 36 Hours—One With a Mysterious Payload

The private space company launched StarLink satellites, a military radar satellite, a satellite that takes pictures of Earth, and a mystery payload, perhaps.

Source: Gizmodo.com

06/21/2022

Elon Musk says SpaceX will accept Dogecoin for some merchandise, though the crypto is down 90% from all-time high

Dogecoin on Tuesday jumped 14% over the past 24 hours to around $0.068, after Elon Musk reiterated his support for the meme coin.

Source: MarketWatch

06/20/2022

Starlink Lets SpaceX Capture High Definition Video Of Its 187 Feet Tall Rocket Landing For The First Time!

SpaceX's Starlink satellite internet service has let the company capture high definition video of its rocket landing on a ship.

Source: Wccftech

06/20/2022

Spirals Of Blue Light Appear In New Zealand Sky, Experts Point To SpaceX Launch

The New Plymouth Astronomical Society said on Facebook that it was "most likely a "fuel dump" or "exhaust plume" from a SpaceX rocket launch".

Source: NDTV News

06/19/2022

SpaceX launches three Falcon 9 rockets in 36 hours

SpaceX has successfully completed three Falcon 9 launches in just over 36 hours, highlighting the company’s continuous push towards ever-higher launch cadences in 2022. In February, shortly after a NASA oversight panelist revealed that SpaceX was targeting 52…

Source: Teslarati

06/19/2022

Elon Musk congratulates SpaceX team on executing 3 'flawless launches' in 2 days

Elon Musk congratulated the SpaceX team on executing three "flawless launches" in under a week. The company completed its third rocket launch in a week Sunday.

Source: Fox Business

06/19/2022

SpaceX performs three launches within two days amid internal dissent

SpaceX completed a surge of three launches in a little more than 36 hours early June 19, days after internal criticism of Elon Musk erupted into view.

Source: SpaceNews

06/19/2022

SpaceX launches 55 satellites in three launches in less than two days

SpaceX on track to launch more than 50 Falcon 9 rockets this year.

Source: CBS News

06/19/2022

SpaceX launches third Falcon 9 rocket in less than two days – Spaceflight Now

Source: Spaceflight Now

06/19/2022

SpaceX pulls off hat trick, launching 3rd rocket in 36 hours

Sunday morning's mission lofted a communications satellite for the company Globalstar.

Source: Space.com

06/18/2022

SpaceX to launch Globalstar satellite on mysterious Falcon 9 mission - NASASpaceFlight.com

SpaceX will launch its Falcon 9 rocket on a secretive mission in the early hours…

Source: NASASpaceflight.com

06/18/2022

SpaceX launches German military radar satellite from California – Spaceflight Now

Source: Spaceflight Now

06/18/2022

Watch SpaceX launch German military satellite, land rocket today

Liftoff occurred Saturday at 10:19 a.m. EDT (1419 GMT).

Source: Space.com

06/18/2022

Live coverage: SpaceX launches German satellite, lands Falcon rocket in California – Spaceflight Now

Source: Spaceflight Now

06/17/2022

SpaceX reported to fire employees critical of CEO Elon Musk

HAWTHORNE, Calif. (AP) — SpaceX, the rocket ship company run by Tesla CEO Elon Musk, has fired several employees involved in an open letter that blasted the colorful billionaire for his behavior, according to media reports.

Source: Associated Press

06/17/2022

SpaceX reported to fire employees critical of CEO Elon Musk

HAWTHORNE, Calif. (AP) — SpaceX, the rocket ship company run by Tesla CEO Elon Musk, has fired several employees involved in an open letter that blasted the colorful billionaire for his behavior, according to media reports.

Source: Associated Press

06/17/2022

Hundreds of SpaceX employees signed letter denouncing Elon Musk's behavior

Over 400 SpaceX employees signed a letter protesting Elon Musk’s recent behavior online before it was taken down. At least five people have been terminated for their involvement in writing the letter.

Source: The Verge

06/17/2022

SpaceX fires at least five for letter criticizing Elon Musk

Private rocket company SpaceX fired at least five employees after it found they had drafted and circulated a letter criticizing founder Elon Musk and urging executives to make the firm's culture more inclusive, two people familiar with the matter said.

Source: CNN

06/17/2022

SpaceX Said to Fire Employees Involved in Letter Rebuking Elon Musk

In an email, Gwynne Shotwell, SpaceX’s president, said the letter had made other employees “feel uncomfortable, intimidated and bullied.”

Source: New York Times

06/17/2022

SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launches for 13th time, setting reuse record

The rocket launched on time today (June 17) at 12:09 p.m. EDT (1609 GMT), becoming SpaceX's most-flown booster yet.

Source: Space.com

06/17/2022

SpaceX launches Starlink from Florida; employees fired for Musk letter

SpaceX boosted Starlink internet satellites from Florida on Friday, kicking off a packed weekend just after employees were fired over Elon Musk.

Source: Florida Today

06/17/2022

Live coverage: SpaceX launches 53 more Starlink internet satellites – Spaceflight Now

Source: Spaceflight Now

06/17/2022

SpaceX set to launch Starlink satellites on booster's 13th flight - NASASpaceFlight.com

SpaceX launched yet another 53 Starlink satellites to low Earth orbit. The liftoff at 12:09…

Source: NASASpaceflight.com

06/17/2022

Elon Musk's SpaceX fires at least five over critical letter

Private rocket company SpaceX fired at least five employees after it found they had drafted and circulated a letter criticizing founder Elon Musk and urging executives to make the firm's culture more inclusive, two people familiar with the matter said.

Source: Reuters

06/17/2022

SpaceX fires employees who wrote open letter complaining about Elon Musk: report

SpaceX has reportedly fired a number of employees who helped draft and circulate an open letter complaining about CEO Elon Musk. The employees said Musk’s erratic public behavior reflected poorly on the private spaceflight firm.

Source: The Verge

06/17/2022

Weather good for first of two SpaceX rocket launches this weekend

Weather at Kennedy Space Center should be favorable for the launch of SpaceX's next batch of Starlink internet satellites, the first of two launches.

Source: Florida Today

06/16/2022

Dogecoin investor sues Elon Musk, Tesla, SpaceX for $258 billion, claiming 'pyramid scheme'

‘It has no value at all,’ lawsuit says. ‘It’s simply a fraud’

Source: MarketWatch

06/16/2022

SpaceX to launch 3 rockets from 3 pads in 3 days this weekend

The launch triple-header begins Friday, June 17, with a Falcon 9 on a record 13th flight.

Source: Space.com

06/16/2022

Dogecoin investor sues Elon Musk, Tesla and SpaceX for $258 billion

A class action lawsuit was filed Thursday by a Dogecoin investor who is accusing Elon Musk, Tesla and SpaceX of inflating the price of the cryptocurrency.

Source: TechCrunch

06/16/2022

SpaceX employees say Elon Musk's behavior is a 'distraction and embarrassment': report

According to a report by the Verge, employees are calling on the company to condemn Musk’s ‘harmful Twitter behavior’

Source: MarketWatch

06/16/2022

Elon Musk, Tesla and SpaceX Hit With $258 Billion Dogecoin Lawsuit

The lawsuit aims to represent a class of people who’ve lost money trading Dogecoin.

Source: Decrypt

06/16/2022

SpaceX planning another trifecta of launches this weekend – Spaceflight Now

Source: Spaceflight Now

06/16/2022

SpaceX employees reportedly wrote a letter criticizing Elon Musk, calling his behavior 'a frequent source of distraction and embarrassment for us'

In the letter, workers reportedly called for SpaceX to publicly condemn Elon Musk's behavior on Twitter and hold all leadership "equally accountable."

Source: Business Insider

06/16/2022

SpaceX employees draft open letter to company executives denouncing Elon Musk's behavior

On June 15th, SpaceX employees shared an open letter to company executives in an internal Microsoft Teams channel, denouncing CEO Elon Musk’s behavior and suggesting ways to fix SpaceX’s reputation.

Source: The Verge

06/14/2022

SpaceX's Starship will be ready for 1st orbital flight in July, Elon Musk says

But it's unclear if the giant vehicle will actually get off the ground next month.

Source: Space.com

06/14/2022

SpaceX, NASA blame Cargo Dragon leak on faulty valve, delay launch further

NASA and SpaceX have delayed Cargo Dragon’s CRS-25 space station resupply mission another two weeks after the company narrowed down the cause of the spacecraft’s rare leak. Instead of the mission’s original June 7th target, which was eventually pushed back to…

Source: Teslarati

06/14/2022

SpaceX Polaris Dawn astronauts train for orbital mission

The four crewmates scaled Ecuador's second-highest peak and went scuba diving off the California coast.

Source: Space.com

06/13/2022

SpaceX's CRS-25 cargo launch pushed back to July 11

Technicians need to replace a part on SpaceX's Dragon capsule before the mission can lift off.

Source: Space.com

06/13/2022

SpaceX Wins Environmental Approval for Starship Mars Rocket Launch

The Federal Aviation Administration placed conditions on the flights, but ruled that a more extensive environmental impact statement that would have caused delays was not required.

Source: New York Times

06/13/2022

SpaceX’s Starship launch plan gets an environmental OK from the feds

Changes to SpaceX's original plan plus new conditions add up to an acceptance.

Source: Ars Technica

06/13/2022

FAA requiring SpaceX to make changes to Texas launch site ahead of future launches

On June 13th, the FAA issued a mitigated FONSI, or Finding of No Significant Impact, on SpaceX’s Starbase launch facility in Boca Chica, Texas, after conducting a lengthy environmental review of the area.

Source: The Verge

06/13/2022

FAA requires SpaceX to make environmental adjustments to move forward with its Starship program in Texas

In a press release, the FAA noted SpaceX will be required to take more than 75 actions to mitigate environmental impacts before the company can receive a launch license.

Source: CNBC

06/13/2022

SpaceX faces NASA hurdle for Starship backup launch pad

NASA wants Elon Musk's SpaceX to ensure its plan to launch its next-generation Starship rocket from Florida would not put at risk nearby launch infrastructure critical to the International Space Station, a senior space agency official told Reuters.

Source: Reuters

06/08/2022

SpaceX’s 23rd launch of the year carries Egyptian satellite into orbit

SpaceX has successfully completed its 23rd rocket launch and landing of 2022, delivering an Egyptian communications satellite to a nominal geostationary transfer orbit (GTO). Despite a report of a possible technical “issue” just a few minutes before liftoff, …

Source: Teslarati

06/08/2022

SpaceX launches Egypt's Nilesat 301 satellite, lands rocket

It was the seventh launch and landing for this Falcon 9 first stage.

Source: Space.com

06/08/2022

SpaceX launches Nilesat-301 on first GTO mission of 2022 - NASASpaceFlight.com

SpaceX launched its workhorse Falcon 9 rocket with the Nilesat-301 satellite into a geostationary transfer…

Source: NASASpaceflight.com

06/08/2022

Live coverage: SpaceX counting down to Egyptian satellite launch – Spaceflight Now

Source: Spaceflight Now

06/07/2022

NASA Alarmed by SpaceX Spacecraft Seemingly Leaking Fuel

SpaceX's imminent cargo launch has been delayed until at least the end of June because, well, the Dragon spacecraft may be leaking fuel.

Source: Futurism

06/07/2022

SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket set to launch Egyptian communications satellite

SpaceX says a Falcon 9 rocket is on track to launch Egypt’s Nilesat 301 communications satellite no earlier than (NET) 5:04 pm ET (21:04 UTC) on Wednesday, June 8th. Built by Franco-Italian aerospace company Thales Alenia Space, Nilesat 301 is a fairly standa…

Source: Teslarati

06/07/2022

NASA and SpaceX Postpone Cargo Mission Over Leaky Spacecraft

The crew on board the International Space Station will now have to wait for the two tons of expected cargo.

Source: Gizmodo.com

06/07/2022

NASA and SpaceX stand down on Dragon launch to study hydrazine issue

Misplaced hypergols are not something one messes around with.

Source: Ars Technica

06/07/2022

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk says an IPO of Starlink satellite internet business is still '3 or 4 years' away

Elon Musk last week told SpaceX employees the company isn't likely to take its Starlink satellite internet business public until 2025 or later, CNBC has learned.

Source: CNBC

06/06/2022

SpaceX cargo mission grounded to investigate possible fuel leak – Spaceflight Now

Source: Spaceflight Now

06/06/2022

SpaceX's next cargo launch to space station delayed from Friday due to odd propellant reading

A new launch date has not yet been announced.

Source: Space.com

06/06/2022

SpaceX's Starship will deploy next-gen Starlink satellites Pez-dispenser style (video)

'Maybe we should make an actual Starship model that dispenses pez for our merch store,' Elon Musk tweeted.

Source: Space.com

06/06/2022

SpaceX’s NASA Crew Dragon launch manifest doubles in three months

NASA says it will soon award SpaceX another five Crew Dragon astronaut transport contracts after purchasing three extra missions from the company on February 28th. That June 1st announcement means that NASA has more than doubled the number of operational Crew…

Source: Teslarati

06/05/2022

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk teases next-gen Starlink satellites, Starship factories

CEO Elon Musk has shared a slideshow from a recent SpaceX all-hands meeting, revealing the company’s current priorities, sources of pride, and the first official renders of a few future projects. Falcon and Dragon The last seven or so months have been a landm…

Source: Teslarati

06/03/2022

Biden dismisses Elon Musk's 'super bad feeling,' wishes SpaceX boss 'lots of luck on his trip to the moon'

President Joe Biden on Friday sounded dismissive when a reporter asked him about a report that billionaire Elon Musk said he has a "super bad feeling" about...

Source: MarketWatch

06/02/2022

NASA just bought the rest of the space station crew flights from SpaceX

"We will need additional missions from SpaceX to implement our strategy."

Source: Ars Technica

06/02/2022

NASA to buy 5 more astronaut missions from SpaceX

Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

Source: Space.com

06/02/2022

Elon Musk tells SpaceX, Tesla workers they must be in office at least 40 hours a week: report

People who prefer to work remotely 'should pretend to work somewhere else,' Musk tweeted.

Source: Space.com

06/01/2022

NASA still “pushing” for a Russian cosmonaut to fly on next SpaceX mission

"I think it's the right thing to do."

Source: Ars Technica

05/31/2022

U.S. FAA delays SpaceX final environmental decision to June 13

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) on Tuesday again delayed completing a final environmental assessment of the proposed SpaceX Starship spacecraft and Super Heavy rocket program in Boca Chica, Texas until June 13.

Source: Reuters

05/31/2022

FAA delays environmental review of SpaceX's Starship 2 more weeks, to June 13

The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration has delayed the completion of its environmental review of SpaceX's Starship program by another two weeks, to June 13.

Source: Space.com

05/31/2022

SpaceX repairing upgraded Starship prototype after first test

SpaceX workers have been spotted repairing the company’s newest Starship prototype in the days after the rocket’s first partial test. Starship S24 was transported to SpaceX’s Starbase, Texas orbital launch site (OLS) on May 26th after about two and a half mon…

Source: Teslarati

05/29/2022

With SpaceX Poised To Accept Dogecoin Payments For Merch Soon, Will DOGE Get Its Glory Back?

Dogecoin got really close to the $1 mark last May when DOGE reached its $0.78 apex. But the last few months haven’t been near as kind for

Source: ZyCrypto

05/29/2022

SpaceX's Starship work in South Texas spurs lawsuit over Boca Chica beach access

The Sierra Club and others have filed suit against Texas officials over Boca Chica closures during SpaceX Starship activities.

Source: Space.com

05/28/2022

Dogecoin (DOGE) Briefly Pumps After Elon Musk Says SpaceX Will Accept the Memecoin for Merch Payments

Billionaire and SpaceX chief executive Elon Musk is once again publicizing his support for leading memecoin Dogecoin (DOGE).

Source: The Daily Hodl

05/28/2022

Dogecoin Climbs After Elon Musk Tweets SpaceX Will Accept The Meme Coin | Bitcoinist.com

Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla, revealed through Twitter on Friday that his space exploration company Spacex will soon take Dogecoin as a form of payment. This

Source: Bitcoinist

05/28/2022

Asteroid-mining startup books its first mission, launching with SpaceX

Astroforge, a Y Combinator asteroid-mining startup, has scheduled its first mission due to launch aboard a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket.

Source: TweakTown

05/28/2022

Elon Musk Says Spacex Will Soon Accept Dogecoin for Merchandise — Starlink Subscriptions Could Follow – Altcoins Bitcoin News

Spacex CEO Elon Musk says that dogecoin will soon be accepted at Spacex for merchandise, in the same way Tesla is accepting DOGE payments.

Source: Bitcoin.com

05/27/2022

Here's the Latest Prototype of SpaceX's Giant Starship

SpaceX might use this upgraded prototype during its first orbital test of the gigantic rocket system.

Source: Gizmodo.com

05/27/2022

NASA denies claim of dangerous heat shield issue during SpaceX's Ax-1 mission

There was no leak of propellant into the spacecraft's heat shield, NASA said.

Source: Space.com

05/27/2022

SpaceX replacing heat shield on upcoming Crew Dragon mission after failed test

SpaceX will replace the heat shield on the next Crew Dragon after it failed inspections, but NASA says there is no risk for the one now at the ISS.

Source: SpaceNews

05/27/2022

SpaceX replacing heat shield on upcoming Crew Dragon mission after failed test

SpaceX will replace the heat shield on the next Crew Dragon after it failed inspections, but NASA says there is no risk for the one now at the ISS.

Source: SpaceNews

05/26/2022

SpaceX’s NASA Psyche Falcon Heavy launch slips to September

SpaceX’s first dedicated Falcon Heavy launch for NASA has been hit by a seven-week delay after spacecraft engineers discovered a software anomaly during preflight processing. Named after the exotic metallic asteroid it’s designed to explore, NASA’s Psyche spa…

Source: Teslarati

05/26/2022

Elon Musk tweets photo showing true scale of SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket

SpaceX chief Elon Musk has shared a remarkable image that highlights the true scale of SpaceX’s workhorse Falcon 9 rocket.

Source: Digital Trends

05/25/2022

SpaceX delivers 59 spacecraft to orbit on fifth flawless rideshare launch

Update: After a slight eight-minute delay, SpaceX has successfully launched its fifth dedicated ‘Transporter’ rideshare mission, carrying 59 different spacecraft into a sun-synchronous orbit (SSO). Following the Falcon 9 upper stage’s initial deployment of 39…

Source: Teslarati

05/25/2022

Watch SpaceX launch and land at Cape Canaveral with sonic booms

Liftoff of Falcon 9 at 2:35 p.m. EDT! The rocket successfully delivered 59 payloads for Transporter-5 mission and landed booster at Landing Zone 1.

Source: Florida Today

05/25/2022

Live coverage: SpaceX rideshare launch on tap today, followed by booster landing – Spaceflight Now

Source: Spaceflight Now

05/25/2022

Science Launching on SpaceX's 25th Cargo Resupply Mission to the Space Station

Source: YouTube

05/24/2022

NASA denies SpaceX Crew Dragon propellant leak report, reveals unrelated heat shield defect

In a partial response to a report alleging evidence of several significant anomalies during a recent private astronaut launch that could affect a crew of NASA astronauts launched last month, the space agency has issued a statement denying those claims. Howeve…

Source: Teslarati

05/24/2022

SpaceX launch Wednesday: Booster landing to rattle Florida windows

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket is set for liftoff on Wednesday, its southern mission set to produce sonic booms when the booster returns to Cape Canaveral.

Source: Florida Today

05/24/2022

Investigations Riding SpaceX CRS-25 Dragon to Space Station

The 25th SpaceX cargo resupply services mission (SpaceX CRS-25) carrying scientific research and technology demonstrations to the International Space Station is scheduled for launch June 7 from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida.

Source: NASA

05/24/2022

SpaceX President Says She Doesn't Buy the Sexual Harassment Allegations Against Elon Musk

Gwynne Shotwell, the company’s top female executive, did not deny that the rocket company had settled with the woman who made the accusation.

Source: Gizmodo.com

05/24/2022

SpaceX's female president defends Elon Musk over sex misconduct claims

SpaceX President Gwynne Shotwell defended Elon Musk against a sexual misconduct allegation that he has denied, CNBC reported on Monday. Business Insider last week reported that Musk’s private…

Source: New York Post

05/24/2022

SpaceX leadership defends Elon Musk following sexual misconduct claims

The company's president and COO defended Elon Musk in an employee email obtained by CNBC following Insider's report on the sexual misconduct claim.

Source: Business Insider

05/23/2022

SpaceX Executive Defends Elon Musk Against Misconduct Accusations

Gwynne Shotwell, SpaceX’s president and chief operating officer, addressed sexual harassment allegations against Mr. Musk in a company email last week.

Source: New York Times

05/23/2022

SpaceX's Gwynne Shotwell defends Elon Musk to employees after allegations of sexual misconduct

In light of a recent report of allegations of sexual harassment against Elon Musk, SpaceX president Gwynne Shotwell defended the CEO in an email, saying she doesn’t believe the allegations to be true.

Source: The Verge

05/23/2022

SpaceX Seeks Funding Following Boeing's Successful Weekend

SpaceX is looking to raise over a billion dollars in funding as it looks to keep its lead over rival Boeing intact.

Source: TheStreet

05/23/2022

Boeing Starliner joins SpaceX’s Crew Dragon at the International Space Station

Boeing’s Starliner crew capsule has successfully rendezvoused, approached, and docked with the International Space Station for the first time, marking major several major milestones for NASA and its second Commercial Crew partner. Starliner’s second orbital f…

Source: Teslarati

05/22/2022

SpaceX looks to raise $1.7 billion in new funding, boosting its valuation to $127 billion

SpaceX is raising a massive round of fresh funding, CNBC has learned, sending the private company's valuation to about $127 billion.

Source: CNBC

05/22/2022

These SpaceX moon and sunrise Starlink satellite launch photos are just incredible

The sunrise SpaceX Starlink launch included dazzling views of the sun and moon.

Source: Space.com

05/20/2022

Elon Musk dating Amber Heard around time of alleged SpaceX harassment

An Insider investigation found that a SpaceX flight attendant accused Musk of exposing himself and propositioning her for sex in late 2016.

Source: Business Insider

05/20/2022

Elon Musk faces sexual assault claim from SpaceX flight attendant; says he exposed himself during massage

A former SpaceX flight attendant accused Telsa CEO Elon Musk of exposing himself to her and propositioning her for sex in exchange for a horse, according to a new report. Musk reportedly denied the sexual assault allegation and called the story a "politically…

Source: Fox Business

05/19/2022

SpaceX paid $250,000 to a flight attendant who accused Elon Musk of sexual misconduct

SpaceX paid a flight attendant $250,000 in severance after she accused Elon Musk of exposing himself and offering to buy her a horse in exchange for a sexual massage.

Source: Business Insider

05/19/2022

SpaceX, Blue Origin rocket pollution may harm health, climate: study

The study found that the concentration of nitrogen oxides released into the atmosphere was considered "hazardous to human health" under WHO standards.

Source: Business Insider

05/18/2022

Boeing tries to catch up to SpaceX after plenty of drama

Boeing is the world's largest aerospace company, a primary US defense contractor, and a titan of a global aviation duopoly. A few years ago, the idea that it would dominate commercial space was a given, and companies like SpaceX, a relatively young business r…

Source: CNN

05/18/2022

SpaceX completes 21st launch and landing of 2022

SpaceX has completed its 21st Falcon 9 launch of 2022, continuing an impressive average cadence of more than one launch per week. After an unexplained 40-minute delay from 6:20 am EDT, former Falcon Heavy booster B1052 lifted off from Kennedy Space Center Lau…

Source: Teslarati

05/18/2022

SpaceX launches Starlink 4-18, third Starlink mission in five days - NASASpaceFlight.com

SpaceX launched its 47th Starlink mission with the latest Starlink mission. Starlink Group 4-18 set…

Source: NASASpaceflight.com

05/17/2022

Elon Musk's SpaceX is poised to become the most valuable U.S. startup

Billionaire Elon Musk's SpaceX is poised to become the most valuable U.S. startup as its valuation rose to over $125 billion in an ongoing share sale in the secondary market, sources familiar with the matter told Reuters.

Source: Reuters

05/17/2022

Watch SpaceX launch 53 new Starlink satellites early Wednesday

Liftoff is scheduled for Wednesday (May 18) at 6:20 a.m. EDT (1020 GMT).

Source: Space.com

05/17/2022

SpaceX already raising Falcon 9 rocket vertical for next Starlink launch

A handful of days after a pair of Falcon 9 rockets launched 106 Starlink satellites in less than 23 hours, SpaceX has already raised another Falcon 9 rocket vertical for another Starlink mission – set to be the fourth this month. That mission – Starlink 4-18 …

Source: Teslarati

05/17/2022

SpaceX Employees Offer to Sell Shares at $125 Billion Valuation

Source: Bloomberg

05/16/2022

Weather looks OK for back-to-back SpaceX and ULA launches this week

Conditions look favorable for the Space Coast's next slate of back-to-back launches flying from Kennedy Space Center and Cape Canaveral this week.

Source: Florida Today

05/16/2022

SpaceX launches two Starlink missions in 24 hours

Two SpaceX Falcon 9 rockets have completed back-to-back Starlink launches less than 24 hours apart, successfully delivering 106 Starlink satellites to low Earth orbit (LEO). Originally scheduled just a handful of hours apart, slight delays eventually saw Star…

Source: Teslarati

05/15/2022

SpaceX says it will beat NASA to Mars this decade

Source: Google News

05/14/2022

SpaceX launches Starlink from Florida less than a day after California mission

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket soared into clear skies above Cape Canaveral on Saturday, completing a coast-to-coast flurry of launches a day apart.

Source: Florida Today

05/14/2022

SpaceX to launch Starlink 4-15 mission, expand booster fleet - NASASpaceFlight.com

SpaceX is launched its twentieth Falcon 9 rocket of the year with a batch of…

Source: NASASpaceflight.com

05/14/2022

NASA safety advisors voice concerns over Boeing's Starliner, SpaceX's Starship – Spaceflight Now

Source: Spaceflight Now

05/13/2022

Live coverage: SpaceX loading propellants for Falcon 9 launch from Vandenberg – Spaceflight Now

Source: Spaceflight Now

05/13/2022

SpaceX on pace to shatter US launch records. Again

Source: CNN

05/12/2022

Astronaut Compares the SpaceX, NASA and Russian Spacecraft He's Flown In

In a Crew-3 splashdown news conference one astronaut compared the three ships he's been on, built by SpaceX, NASA and Russia.

Source: Futurism

05/11/2022

SpaceX President updates schedule for Starship’s orbital launch debut

SpaceX COO and President Gwynne Shotwell says that the company now expects Starbase to be ready for Starship’s first orbital launch attempt as early as June or July, pushing the schedule back another month or two. To accomplish that feat, SpaceX will need to …

Source: Teslarati

05/10/2022

SpaceX preparing for back-to-back Starlink launches from California and Florida

Update: Next Spaceflight reports that SpaceX has delayed Starlink 4-15 to 4:38 pm EDT, May 14th, ending the immediate possibility of a new SpaceX record for time between launches. After a few days of delays pushed the missions closer together, SpaceX is now p…

Source: Teslarati

05/09/2022

NASA's SpaceX Crew-3 to Discuss Mission After Returning to Earth

Astronauts of NASA’s SpaceX Crew-3 mission, including crew members from NASA and ESA (European Space Agency), will answer questions about their recent mission aboard the International Space Station during a post-splashdown news conference at 11:45 a.m. EDT We…

Source: NASA

05/08/2022

Watch SpaceX Crew-3 astronauts 'waltz' in space in fun spacesuit video

A fun video by SpaceX Crew-3 astronauts on the International Space Station reveals the lighter side of space travel.

Source: Space.com

05/07/2022

See SpaceX's Crew-3 Dragon capsule streak back to Earth in these amazing photos

Four astronauts came back to Earth Friday (May 6), splashing down off the coast of Florida.

Source: Space.com

05/07/2022

Incredible ‘space jellyfish’ spotted in sky after SpaceX launch

SpaceX’s latest Falcon 9 rocket launch came with a nice surprise when “space jellyfish” appeared in a clear night sky.

Source: New York Post

05/06/2022

SpaceX brings 4 astronauts home, then launches 53 satellites

SpaceX has returned four astronauts from the International Space Station with a midnight splashdown off the Florida coast. Friday's homecoming for the three Americans and one German caps the busiest month yet for Elon Musk's space taxi service.

Source: KSL.com

05/06/2022

Humanity will go to Mars 'in this decade,' SpaceX president predicts

And SpaceX, presumably, will be the ones taking us there.

Source: Space.com

05/06/2022

SpaceX Dragon capsule safely returns Crew-3 astronauts back to Earth

And NASA has taken a cool night video of the event..

Source: Engadget

05/06/2022

SpaceX launches Starlink mission after ISS astronauts splash down near Florida

A Falcon 9 rocket delivered Starlink internet satellites to orbit after astronauts returned from the ISS.

Source: USA Today

05/06/2022

SpaceX's wildly busy year continues with astronaut splashdown

Three NASA astronauts and a European astronaut splashed down aboard their SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule off the coast of Florida after midnight Friday morning, capping off their six-month mission during which they worked alongside Russian cosmonauts and hosted t…

Source: CNN

05/06/2022

SpaceX splashes down NASA's Crew-3 mission, completing its sixth astronaut flight

SpaceX returned the astronauts of NASA's Crew-3 mission to Earth early Friday morning.

Source: CNBC

05/06/2022

Cool video shows SpaceX launch over South Carolina

If you got up early enough, you were able to see the SpaceX launch in some parts of South Carolina.

Source: WYFF4 Greenville

05/06/2022

Live coverage: SpaceX counting down to predawn Starlink launch – Spaceflight Now

Source: Spaceflight Now

05/06/2022

SpaceX successfully returns four astronauts from the International Space Station

The Crew-3 mission to the International Space Station ended today as three NASA astronauts — Tom Marshburn, Raja Chari, and Kayla Barron — as well as German astronaut Matthias Maurer with the European Space Agency returned to Earth.

Source: The Verge

05/05/2022

SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket goes vertical for 44th Starlink launch

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket has gone vertical at Kennedy Space Center Pad 39A ahead of the company’s 18th launch this year and 44th dedicated Starlink launch overall. Known as Starlink 4-17, the mission will kick off up to four Starlink launches planned for May …

Source: Teslarati

05/05/2022

LIVE: SpaceX Crew-3 astronauts splash down after ISS stay

SpaceX Crew-3 astronauts, NASA's Raja Chari, Kayla Barron and Thomas Marshburn and the European Space Agency's Matthias Maurerbid splash down off the Florida...

Source: YouTube

05/05/2022

Watch SpaceX's Crew-3 astronauts return home from International Space Station early Friday

The four astronauts with NASA and ESA will splash down off Florida's coast at 12:43 a.m. EDT (0443 GMT).

Source: Space.com

05/05/2022

Watch SpaceX launch a Falcon 9 rocket on a record-tying 12th flight Friday

Liftoff is scheduled for Friday (May 6) at 5:42 a.m. EDT (0942 GMT).

Source: Space.com

05/05/2022

Feds Say SpaceX Is Why At-Risk Shorebirds Are Disappearing from South Texas

A document from U.S. Fish and Wildlife noted a decline in threatened birds, potentially complicating Elon Musk's plan to expand his South Texas launch facility.

Source: Gizmodo.com

05/05/2022

SpaceX's Crew-3 astronauts depart space station for trip home

Crew-3 is scheduled to splash down off the Florida coast early Friday morning (May 6).

Source: Space.com

05/04/2022

Cosmonaut assumes command of ISS ahead of Thursday morning departure of SpaceX's Crew-3 mission

Crew-3 is scheduled to leave the station Thursday (May 5) at 1:05 a.m. EDT (0505 GMT).

Source: Space.com

05/04/2022

Boeing to reattempt Starliner launch after SpaceX humiliation

Source: Sky.com

05/03/2022

SpaceX's Crew-3 astronaut mission will return to Earth early Friday morning

The four spaceflyers will get to spend a few extra hours in orbit.

Source: Space.com

05/01/2022

Amazon has bold ambitions to take on SpaceX in the satellite internet business

Project Kuiper represents Amazon's effort to deliver internet from space using 3,236 small satellites in low Earth orbit.

Source: CNBC

04/30/2022

SpaceX just flew its fastest Dragon astronaut trip to the space station ever

SpaceX's Crew-4 astronaut mission took under 16 hours to reach the ISS.

Source: Space.com

04/30/2022

SpaceX launches Falcon 9 booster for second time in three weeks – Spaceflight Now

Source: Spaceflight Now

04/29/2022

SpaceX's Crew-4 astronauts thrilled after 'eye-watering' space station trip

G-forces and an incredible view marked the first few hours in space for four astronauts.

Source: Space.com

04/29/2022

In fastest booster turnaround, SpaceX launches Starlink mission from Florida

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket kicked off a picture-perfect Florida weekend Friday evening, taking a batch of Starlink satellites to orbit in the process.

Source: Florida Today

04/29/2022

SpaceX Falcon 9 rises above two other rockets in amazing launch photo

Three rockets in one shot!

Source: Space.com

04/29/2022

Starlink Group 4-16 launch to break SpaceX turnaround records - NASASpaceFlight.com

SpaceX made its seventeenth launch of the year on Friday to put another batch of…

Source: NASASpaceflight.com

04/29/2022

Live coverage: SpaceX counting down to launch with 53 more Starlink satellites – Spaceflight Now

Source: Spaceflight Now

04/29/2022

SpaceX shooting for rocket turnaround record with next Starlink launch – Spaceflight Now

Source: Spaceflight Now

04/28/2022

NASA's SpaceX Crew-4 Docks to the Space Station (Official NASA Broadcast)

Watch NASA’s SpaceX Crew-4 astronauts arrive at the International Space Station aboard their Dragon spacecraft Freedom. Docking is scheduled for approximatel...

Source: YouTube

04/27/2022

SpaceX mission arrives at ISS with first Black woman to join space station crew

A SpaceX capsule carrying four astronauts — including the first Black woman to join the International Space Station crew — successfully docked with the ISS Wednesday evening, kicking off a five-month mission.

Source: CNN

04/27/2022

SpaceX launches 4 astronauts for NASA after private flight

Source: ABC News

04/27/2022

SpaceX launches Crew-4 mission for NASA, has now sent 26 astronauts to space in under two years

SpaceX launched a group of astronauts for NASA early on Wednesday morning, with Elon Musk's company now having sent 26 people to orbit in less than two years.

Source: CNBC

04/26/2022

SpaceX poised for quick turnaround between astronaut missions – Spaceflight Now

Source: Spaceflight Now

04/26/2022

Watch SpaceX launch its latest crew of astronauts to the space station for NASA

Early April 27th, SpaceX will launch a new crew of four astronauts, called Crew-4, to the International Space Station for NASA. The launch will send three NASA astronauts and an Italian astronaut for the European Space Agency to the ISS for a six-month stay.

Source: The Verge

04/26/2022

SpaceX rapidly pivots from Dragon landing to another launch in 39 hours

"I just want to reiterate that safety is still and always the top priority."

Source: Ars Technica

04/26/2022

See SpaceX recovery ship head out to retrieve Ax-1 Dragon capsule (aerial photos, video)

SpaceX's GO Searcher Dragon recovery ship got a new name before leaving port. She goes by Megan now.

Source: Space.com

04/25/2022

All-private SpaceX astronaut mission to splash down after a week of delays

The first all-private mission to the International Space Station is on its way home, preparing to make a splash down landing off the coast of Florida this afternoon.

Source: CNN

04/25/2022

SpaceX's Starlink to provide Wi-Fi on Hawaiian Airlines flights with free service for passengers

Hawaiian is the first major carrier to sign a deal for Wi-Fi from Elon Musk's SpaceX.

Source: CNBC

04/25/2022

NASA, SpaceX Crew-4 set for early morning launch to ISS in season of busy space traffic

The members of NASA's SpaceX Crew-4 long-duration mission to the ISS are ready to spend six months in space after launch early Wednesday morning.

Source: Florida Today

04/25/2022

SpaceX Dragon with private Ax-1 astronaut crew departs International Space Station

The four spaceflyers' historic stay aboard the orbiting lab has come to an end.

Source: Space.com

04/25/2022

All-private SpaceX astronaut mission on its way home after a week of delays

The first all-private mission to the International Space Station began its return trip Sunday evening after a string of delays dragged the mission out for a week longer than expected because of weather and other inopportune circumstances.

Source: CNN

04/24/2022

Lookup! for a string of SpaceX StarLink satellites

A train of Starlink satellites will pass through our skies this evening beginning at 8:56 pm from the northwest

Source: WRAL.com

04/24/2022

String of SpaceX StarLink satellites provide awesome sight

A train of Starlink satellites will pass through our skies this evening beginning at 8:56 pm from the northwest

Source: WRAL.com

04/24/2022

String of SpaceX StarLink satellites provides awesome sight

A train of Starlink satellites will pass through our skies this evening beginning at 8:56 pm from the northwest

Source: WRAL.com

04/24/2022

Watch SpaceX's Private Ax-1 astronaut mission leave the space station tonight

Undocking is scheduled for 8:55 p.m. EDT (0055 April 25 GMT).

Source: Space.com

04/24/2022

SpaceX astronauts free flying in orbit for a day before returning home

Axiom's Ax-1 mission is set to conclude on Monday, while NASA's SpaceX crewed orbital flight, Crew-4, will launch on Wednesday.

Source: Business Insider

04/23/2022

NASA, Axiom Space, and SpaceX Teams Wave-Off Ax-1 Undocking – Space Station Reboosts

At the conclusion of a weather briefing ahead of today’s planned undocking, NASA, Axiom Space, and SpaceX teams elected to wave off today’s undocking attempt due to a diurnal low wind trough which has been causing marginally high winds at the splashdown sites…

Source: SciTechDaily

04/23/2022

SpaceX, NASA delay undocking of private Ax-1 astronaut crew at space station

The private Axiom Space astronauts will now depart the International Space Station on Sunday, April 24.

Source: Space.com

04/23/2022

All-private SpaceX astronaut mission to return home from the ISS after nearly week-long delay

The first all-private mission to the International Space Station is slated to complete the final leg of its journey this weekend, capping off what turned into a longer-than-expected journey after bad weather kept the passengers on the space station for severa…

Source: CNN

04/22/2022

SpaceX inks 1st deal to provide Starlink internet service on planes

Starlink will provide inflight Wi-Fi service for the charter airline JSX.

Source: Space.com

04/22/2022

Elon Musk may combine Tesla, SpaceX and Twitter into new 'super company'

Elon Musk may be laying the groundwork to combine Tesla, SpaceX and Twitter into a new super company.

Source: New York Post

04/22/2022

SpaceX Starlink service coming to JSX private flights

SpaceX’s Starlink service is coming to JSX private flights. JSX recently announced its plans to offer free internet connection to customers using Starlink.  “JSX is proud to be the first air carrier to adopt [SpaceX] Starlink internet inflight, free for every…

Source: Teslarati

04/21/2022

SpaceX signs first Starlink inflight Wi-Fi deal with charter carrier JSX

SpaceX signed its first deal to add Starlink satellite internet to an air carrier's fleet of planes with semi-private charter company JSX

Source: CNBC

04/21/2022

SpaceX launches and lands another Falcon 9 booster 12 times

SpaceX has successfully launched and landed the same Falcon 9 booster a dozen times for the second time in a matter of weeks. Falcon 9 booster B1051 became the first to cross the 12-flight mark on March 18th, launching a batch of Starlink satellites more than…

Source: Teslarati

04/21/2022

SpaceX nabs 'eye-watering' wins against Russian hackers in Ukraine, Pentagon says

SpaceX has notched "eye-watering" wins against Russian hackers as it tries to keep Ukraine connected to the internet, Pentagon officials said this week.

Source: Fox Business

04/21/2022

Live coverage: SpaceX rocket launches with more Starlink satellites – Spaceflight Now

Source: Spaceflight Now

04/21/2022

SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket to launch on record-tying 12th mission Thursday: Watch it live

Liftoff is scheduled for Thursday (April 21) at 11:14 a.m. EDT (1514 GMT).

Source: Space.com

04/20/2022

Returning from the SpaceX Crew-4 Dress Rehearsal

A vehicle carrying two members of NASA’s SpaceX Crew-4 mission passed by the VAB as it returned to Launch Complex 39A.

Source: NASA

04/20/2022

SpaceX-launched Uranus mission a top priority of new decadal survey

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine have published their latest decadal survey of planetary science and astrobiology, revealing a recommendation that NASA prioritize the development of a flagship mission to Uranus baselined to launch…

Source: Teslarati

04/19/2022

SpaceX rolls out rocket for Crew-4 astronaut mission ahead of Saturday launch (photos)

The Falcon 9 rocket and Dragon capsule are scheduled to lift off on Saturday (April 23).

Source: Space.com

04/19/2022

World’s Richest Man Elon Musk Thinks ‘Almost Anyone’ Can Afford $100,000 SpaceX Ticket To Mars

SpaceX and Tesla CEO Elon Musk says just about anyone will be able to afford a ticket to Mars

Source: Jalopnik

04/19/2022

All-private SpaceX astronaut mission to return home from the ISS

The first all-private mission to the International Space Station is slated to complete the final leg of its journey this week, capping off what will be about a 12-day, multimillion-dollar journey.

Source: CNN

04/18/2022

Delta Air Lines Tested SpaceX’s Starlink Internet for Planes, Delta CEO Says

Starlink, part of Elon Musk’s space company, aims to provide broadband to airlines as it pushes to reach business clients.

Source: The Wall Street Journal

04/18/2022

Astronauts arrive for SpaceX Crew-4 flight

SpaceX Crew-4 arrived at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida. The launch is currently targeted for early Sunday from Launch Complex 39A. (...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

04/18/2022

SpaceX's Falcon 9 launches spy satellites for a second time

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket once again successfully launched a US spy satellite from the Vandenberg Space Force Base in California, the company said.

Source: CNN

04/17/2022

NASA and SpaceX Delay Crew-4 Launch to International Space Station

The Flight Readiness Review for NASA’s SpaceX Crew-4 mission to the International Space Station has concluded, and teams are proceeding toward a 5:26 a.m. EDT liftoff on Saturday, April 23, from Kennedy Space Center’s Launch Complex 39A in Florida. The date a…

Source: SciTechDaily

04/17/2022

NASA Says SpaceX International Space Station Passengers Can't Leave

NASA has approved the trip of three private passengers to the International Space Station, but now they must stay there longer.

Source: Giantfreakinrobot.com

04/15/2022

SpaceX's Crew-4 astronaut mission for NASA cleared for April 23 launch

NASA and SpaceX teams found no big issues during Crew-4's flight readiness review.

Source: Space.com

04/15/2022

NASA's SpaceX Crew-3 astronauts are ready to come home

After months living and working in space, NASA's SpaceX Crew-3 astronauts are nearing the end of their mission and ready to come home.

Source: Space.com

04/14/2022

Coverage Set for NASA's SpaceX Crew-4 Briefing, Events, Broadcast

NASA will provide coverage of the upcoming prelaunch and launch activities for the agency’s SpaceX Crew-4 mission sending astronauts to the International Space Station.

Source: NASA

04/14/2022

SpaceX, NASA refine Crew-4 launch date as Axiom astronauts focus on science

SpaceX and NASA have delayed Crew Dragon’s fourth operational Commercial Crew launch for the fifth time as four private Axiom Space astronauts begin their fifth day aboard the International Space Station (ISS). The two Crew Dragon missions have been scheduled…

Source: Teslarati

04/13/2022

SpaceX's Crew-4 astronaut mission delayed again, to April 23

The two-day pushback will allow greater launch preparation, NASA says.

Source: Space.com

04/11/2022

NASA's SpaceX Crew-3 Astronauts to Discuss Mission, Splashdown

As they prepare to return to Earth later this month, NASA’s SpaceX Crew-3 astronauts will answer media questions about their time aboard the International Space Station during an in-orbit news conference at 1:20 p.m. EDT Friday, April 15.

Source: NASA

04/11/2022

Company that aims to race SpaceX to Mars plays with fire

"We knew better as untrained college students."

Source: Ars Technica

04/09/2022

SpaceX capsule docks at ISS with an all-private astronaut crew

The SpaceX capsule crew of three wealthy entrepreneurs and a retired NASA astronaut were welcomed aboard the International Space Station.

Source: New York Post

04/09/2022

A SpaceX tourism mission just arrived at the ISS. Here's everything you need to know

A SpaceX capsule carrying three paying customers and a former NASA astronaut has arrived at the International Space Station, finishing the first leg of this first-of-its-kind mission that will last about 10 days.

Source: CNN

04/09/2022

SpaceX capsule carrying businessmen that paid $55M each docks at space station

The historic Axiom 1 mission crew docked to the International Space Station's (ISS) Harmony module space-facing port on Saturday morning following delays.

Source: Fox Business

04/09/2022

First all-private astronaut team lifts off for ISS in milestone SpaceX flight

Crew of four on way to space station in mission hailed by Nasa as putting ‘commercial business up in space’

Source: The Guardian

04/08/2022

SpaceX and Axiom Launch Private Astronaut Crew to Space Station

Axiom Space bought seats on a SpaceX rocket to be NASA’s guests in orbit as the agency extends efforts to commercialize spaceflight.

Source: New York Times

04/08/2022

Highlights From SpaceX and NASA’s First Private Launch to the Space Station

The Ax-1 mission is carrying three paying passengers and a retired NASA astronaut to the orbital outpost for the company Axiom Space.

Source: New York Times

04/08/2022

All systems go for historic Axiom Space Ax-1 mission on SpaceX rocket

The flight operations and preps have been going well for the Falcon 9 rocket and the Dragon Crew capsule atop it, now on launch pad 39A.

Source: WESH Orlando

04/07/2022

These are the four people launching on SpaceX's first ISS space tourism mission

SpaceX is heading back to the launch pad, this time to put a group of four private citizens into orbit for a first-of-its-kind trip to the International Space Station.

Source: CNN

04/07/2022

SpaceX's Texas expansion plans derailed by environmental paperwork

It reportedly didn't submit the environmental information requested by the Army Corps of Engineers..

Source: Engadget

04/06/2022

SpaceX's Crew-4 astronaut mission delayed a day to April 20

April 23 is also an option.

Source: Space.com

04/06/2022

Army Corps of Engineers closes SpaceX Starbase permit application citing lack of information

In a March 7th letter from the Army Corps of Engineers to SpaceX, the Corps tells the company it is withdrawing a permit application for Starbase expansion in Boca Chica, citing a lack of requested information.

Source: The Verge

04/06/2022

NASA's SLS moon rocket, SpaceX's Falcon 9 share the scene at Kennedy Space Center – Spaceflight Now

Source: Spaceflight Now

04/06/2022

After his Virgin Galactic spaceflight, Richard Branson now hopes to fly with Elon Musk's SpaceX

Sir Richard Branson, less than a year after reaching space with Virgin Galactic, hopes to next trade flights with Elon Musk and fly with SpaceX.

Source: CNBC

04/06/2022

SpaceX retires old Starship vehicles, puts new ones to the test - NASASpaceFlight.com

SpaceX is continuing to make progress with its prototype Starship vehicles, with Booster 7 undergoing…

Source: NASASpaceflight.com

04/06/2022

SpaceX rolls Falcon 9 rocket, Dragon capsule out to pad for Ax-1 astronaut launch (photos)

Ax-1 is scheduled to launch on Friday (April 8).

Source: Space.com

04/05/2022

Amazon Signs Massive Deal to Launch Its Internet Satellites, Leaves out SpaceX

Project Kuiper is scheduled for 83 launches in the next five years.

Source: Gizmodo.com

04/05/2022

Amazon to Spend Billions on Space Launches as SpaceX Ramps Up Satellite-Internet Service

Amazon is stepping up plans for its proposed fleet of internet satellites that would compete with a service operated by Elon Musk’s SpaceX, buying dozens of space launches from three rocket companies.

Source: The Wall Street Journal

04/04/2022

SpaceX, NASA delay launch of private Ax-1 astronaut mission to April 8

Liftoff is now set for Friday, April 8, at 11:17 a.m. EDT (1517 GMT).

Source: Space.com

04/04/2022

SpaceX private Ax-1 mission's science includes self-assembling robots and light-powered air filters

Axiom Space's first mission plans a hefty science agenda during eight days on the International Space Station.

Source: Space.com

04/03/2022

SpaceX aces 12th launch of 2022, delivering dozens of satellites to orbit

SpaceX has aced its 12th launch of 2022 just a day over three months into the year, demonstrating a major leap in sustained launch cadence as the company strives to achieve ambitious goals set by CEO Elon Musk. That 12th launch was Transporter-4, a dedicated …

Source: Teslarati

04/03/2022

Congressman says don't worry about SpaceX leaving

Elon Musk’s answer to a question posed by The Brownsville Herald during Musk’s Feb. 10 presentation at SpaceX’s Starship development site at Boca Chica site, dubbed Starbase, has spawned a degree of anxiety among some local officials that the world’s most suc…

Source: Myrgv.com

04/01/2022

SpaceX launches fourth dedicated rideshare mission

SpaceX launched the fourth in its series of dedicated rideshare missions April 1, placing one relatively large satellite and dozens of smallsats into LEO.

Source: SpaceNews

04/01/2022

Forty payloads ride into orbit on SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket – Spaceflight Now

Source: Spaceflight Now

04/01/2022

SpaceX launches Transporter-4, first of six missions for Falcon 9 in April - NASASpaceFlight.com

SpaceX has launched Transporter-4, the fourth dedicated smallsat rideshare mission under their rideshare program. Transporter-4…

Source: NASASpaceflight.com

03/30/2022

SpaceX to end Crew Dragon capsule production as Starship’s shadow grows

Reuters reports that SpaceX has begun to shut down Crew Dragon capsule production after assembling a fleet of four reusable spacecraft, highlighting the company’s ever-growing desire to pivot to Starship. According to SpaceX president and chief operating offi…

Source: Teslarati

03/29/2022

SpaceX Ends Production of Crew Dragon, America's Only Human-Rated Spacecraft

Only four units were ever produced.

Source: The Drive

03/28/2022

SpaceX's Ax-1 astronaut mission to the space station delayed to April 6

The Artemis 1 moon mission 'wet dress rehearsal' is happening this weekend, pushing Ax-1 back.

Source: Space.com

03/28/2022

SpaceX pausing production of new Crew Dragon spacecraft

SpaceX is reportedly capping its Crew Dragon fleet at four capsules, which the company will reuse again and again to take people to and from low Earth orbit.

Source: The Verge

03/28/2022

SpaceX Will No Longer Make New Crew Dragon Capsules, Report Says

Elon Musk's space company is dialing in on its first Starship orbital flight.

Source: CNET

03/28/2022

SpaceX is ending Crew Dragon production

SpaceX will stop producing new Crew Dragon craft after it finishes manufacturing its fourth and final capsule..

Source: Engadget

03/25/2022

SpaceX's private Ax-1 astronaut flight cleared for launch pending NASA Artemis 1 moon rocket test

The first all-private mission to the International Space Station by Axiom Space will launch no earlier than April 3.

Source: Space.com

03/25/2022

Rocket Report: SpaceX broomstick cleaning up contracts, Astra back on track

"We were surprised to learn of it on Friday."

Source: Ars Technica

03/24/2022

SpaceX's new Dragon capsule named 'Freedom'

SpaceX's Crew-4 will launch to the International Space Station (ISS) in April aboard a Dragon capsule named "Freedom."

Source: Fox News

03/24/2022

SpaceX Will Have Competition on the Moon, as NASA Seeks a Second Lunar Lander

Artemis astronauts will require sophisticated vehicles to support their lunar expeditions.

Source: Gizmodo.com

03/24/2022

NASA Astronaut Moon Lander Plans Expand Beyond SpaceX Starship

As NASA makes strides to return humans to the lunar surface under Artemis, the agency announced plans Wednesday to create additional opportunities for commercial companies to develop an astronaut Moon lander. Under this new approach, NASA is asking American c…

Source: SciTechDaily

03/23/2022

NASA Plans to Give SpaceX Some Company on the Moon

The agency will seek bids for future lunar landing spacecraft from companies other than SpaceX, which won the first contract to return American astronauts to the moon.

Source: New York Times

03/23/2022

NASA is looking for a second company to develop a human moon lander alongside SpaceX

NASA is looking for a second company to develop a human moon lander alongside SpaceX

Source: TechCrunch

03/23/2022

NASA announces plans to develop second Moon lander, alongside SpaceX's Starship

NASA announced plans to develop a second lander alongside SpaceX’s Starship vehicle to take humans to the lunar surface for its Artemis program. The goal is to spur competition for upcoming missions to the Moon.

Source: The Verge

03/23/2022

SpaceX's new Crew-4 Dragon capsule gets a name: Freedom

Freedom will be the fourth Dragon to carry astronauts.

Source: Space.com

03/23/2022

SpaceX raises prices for rocket launches and Starlink satellite internet as inflation hits raw materials

The price hikes range from as much as a 20% increase for new Starlink hardware, to 8% for launches with the company's Falcon 9 and Falcon Heavy rockets.

Source: CNBC

03/23/2022

Elon Musk's SpaceX hikes Starlink cost to $710 due to inflation

SpaceX's Starlink satellite internet kit is going up from $499 to $549 for waiting deposit holders, and to $599 for new customers.

Source: Business Insider

03/22/2022

Elon Musk Sets New Target for First SpaceX Starship Orbital Flight

The biggest of the billionaire's rockets could launch before school lets out in North America.

Source: CNET

03/22/2022

SpaceX assigns newer Starship, Super Heavy booster to orbital launch debut

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk says that Super Heavy Booster B4 and Starship S20 are no longer scheduled to support the first orbital-class test flight of the world’s largest rocket. Rumors, signs, and reports of the significant change have been flowing among unofficia…

Source: Teslarati

03/21/2022

SpaceX severs ties with longtime partner Spaceflight Inc.

SpaceX is severing ties with launch integrator Spaceflight Inc. after years of working closely together, a move that has surprised Spaceflight.

Source: SpaceNews

03/21/2022

Russia cancels OneWeb satellite launch; SpaceX gets the business

Russia cancelled its scheduled launch of OneWeb's satellites over the British government's ownership stake in the company. Now the launch will be handled by SpaceX.

Source: The Washington Post

03/21/2022

Russia’s Loss of Rocket Launch Business Becomes SpaceX’s Gain

OneWeb, a British satellite internet company, turned to SpaceX’s rockets after canceling launches with Russia’s Soyuz vehicle over the invasion of Ukraine.

Source: New York Times

03/21/2022

Elon Musk says SpaceX will hopefully launch first Starship orbital flight in May

Elon Musk on Monday gave an update on the timeline for SpaceX's first orbital launch of the company's next-generation Starship rocket.

Source: CNBC

03/21/2022

SpaceX's Starlink sees the in-flight internet market as ripe for an overhaul, executive says

Elon Musk's SpaceX believes an aviation-specific antenna may be revolutionary for connecting Starlink, its global high-speed internet service, with airplanes.

Source: CNBC

03/21/2022

UK-backed OneWeb to use rival SpaceX rockets after Russian ban

Satellite firm to partner with Elon Musk’s company after being forced to abandon launch plans in Russia

Source: The Guardian

03/21/2022

OneWeb reaches launch deal with SpaceX

OneWeb did not disclose how soon its SpaceX launch would happen, how many satellites it would deploy, which SpaceX launch vehicle would be used, or whether the deal includes more than one launch.

Source: SpaceNews

03/21/2022

OneWeb agrees satellite programme with SpaceX

OneWeb announced today an agreement with SpaceX that will enable the continuation of its launch programme to grow its fleet of satellites in low Earth orbit. The first launch with SpaceX is anticipated in 2022.

Source: Oneweb.net

03/19/2022

SpaceX sets reuse and payload mass records in Starlink launch

SpaceX set records for the reuse of its Falcon 9 booster and the mass that rocket placed into orbit March 19 with the latest launch of Starlink satellites.

Source: SpaceNews

03/18/2022

Live coverage: SpaceX fleet-leader ready for another Starlink launch – Spaceflight Now

Source: Spaceflight Now

03/18/2022

2 SpaceX astronaut launches to the space station delayed by a few days

Ax-1 is now targeted for April 3, and Crew-4 will launch no earlier than April 19.

Source: Space.com

03/18/2022

You can watch SpaceX launch a Falcon 9 rocket for a record 12th time tonight. Here's how.

Liftoff is scheduled for 11:24 p.m. EDT (0324 GMT on March 19).

Source: Space.com

03/18/2022

SpaceX to launch reusable booster for record 12th time – Spaceflight Now

Source: Spaceflight Now

03/17/2022

Weather OK for Friday night SpaceX launch from Cape Canaveral

Conditions should be favorable for the Space Coast's next rocket launch, a SpaceX mission that will see a Falcon 9 fly from Cape Canaveral in Florida.

Source: Florida Today

03/15/2022

Elon Musk Says Tesla and Spacex See Significant Inflation Pressure — Confirms He Won't Sell Crypto – Economics Bitcoin News

Tesla and Spacex CEO Elon Musk has revealed that his two companies are seeing significant inflation pressure. He advised people to own physical things but stressed he will not sell cryptocurrencies.

Source: Bitcoin.com

03/14/2022

Elon Musk says SpaceX, Tesla facing 'significant' inflationary pressure

Musk's tweet comes after the consumer price index rose 7.9% in February from a year ago, marking the fastest increase since January 1982, when inflation hit 8.4%.

Source: Fox Business

03/14/2022

Elon Musk Says Tesla, SpaceX Facing ‘Significant’ Inflationary Pressure

Billionaire also offers advice, saying it’s better to own home or stock in companies during high inflation; ‘I still own & won’t sell my bitcoin, ethereum or doge’

Source: The Wall Street Journal

03/14/2022

8 ways that SpaceX has transformed spaceflight

SpaceX has changed the spaceflight landscape during its first 20 years of existence.

Source: Space.com

03/14/2022

Musk says Tesla, SpaceX see significant inflation risks

Tesla Inc <a href="https://www.reuters.com/companies/TSLA.O" target="_blank">(TSLA.O)</a> Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk said on Sunday the U.S. electric carmaker and his rocket company SpaceX are facing significant inflationary pressure in raw materials a…

Source: Reuters

03/13/2022

Why Starship Is The Holy Grail For SpaceX

Starship is SpaceX’s largest reusable rocket. It can carry more than 100 metric tons of cargo and crew per launch. Company CEO, Elon Musk, says Starship repr...

Source: YouTube

03/13/2022

Why Starship is the holy grail for SpaceX

SpaceX is counting on Starship rockets to carry more than 100 metric tons of cargo and crew per launch and help build out the company's prized Starlink unit.

Source: CNBC

03/10/2022

Tesla email shines light on how SpaceX delivered Starlink internet to Ukraine only days after Musk said it would

Tesla also revealed that it would pay Ukrainian employees three months salary if they had to return to the country to fight Russian forces.

Source: Fortune

03/10/2022

SpaceX “broomstick” launches 40th Starlink mission – Spaceflight Now

Source: Spaceflight Now

03/09/2022

How SpaceX got Starlink up and running in Ukraine: report

The company was working for six weeks before a Ukrainian government official made a request on Twitter Feb. 26.

Source: Space.com

03/09/2022

Poking fun at Russia, SpaceX launches Starlink internet satellites from Florida

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket boosted the latest batch of Starlink internet satellites on Wednesday, but not before poking fun at Russian comments.

Source: Florida Today

03/09/2022

SpaceX launches rockets from one of America's poorest areas. Will Elon Musk bring prosperity?

Billionaire Elon Musk has brought SpaceX to Brownsville, Texas, considered one of the poorest areas in the U.S. Residents wonder what will change.

Source: USA Today

03/09/2022

SpaceX to launch 48 Starlink satellites, land rocket Wednesday morning: Watch live

Liftoff is scheduled for 8:45 a.m. EST (13:45 GMT).

Source: Space.com

03/08/2022

SpaceX worked for weeks to begin Starlink service in Ukraine

SpaceX’s president says the company worked for weeks to win approval for Starlink services in Ukraine before a minister tweeted a request to Elon Musk.

Source: SpaceNews

03/08/2022

SpaceX’s first Jupiter launch a step closer as NASA begins assembling ‘Europa Clipper’

NASA says that the assembly of Europa Clipper has begun at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), in Southern California. Europa Clipper is an interplanetary spacecraft developed by NASA to observe Europa, a large moon of Jupiter, over the course of a series…

Source: Teslarati

03/07/2022

SpaceX on track for fourth Starlink launch in two weeks

Update: SpaceX may have delayed its Starlink 4-10 launch from March 8th to March 9th. Continuing its relentless cadence, SpaceX appears to be on track to launch its fourth batch of Starlink satellites in just over two weeks. Know as Starlink 4-10 and schedule…

Source: Teslarati

03/06/2022

Weather looks good for SpaceX's next Florida launch

Space Force forecasters anticipate favorable conditions for SpaceX's next launch, a mission slated to take a batch of Starlink internet satellites.

Source: Florida Today

03/06/2022

Elon Musk Tells Zelensky More SpaceX Internet Stations are On the Way

Zelensky says Musk is providing more Starlink satellite internet stations to some of Ukraine's "destroyed cities."

Source: TMZ

03/06/2022

Rocket moon crash LIVE – Space junk ‘HITS moon’ at 5,800mph & China denies responsibility after SpaceX blam...

Source: The Sun

03/06/2022

Zelensky says Ukraine receiving more SpaceX internet stations for 'destroyed cities' | TheHill

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said Ukraine will be recei...

Source: The Hill

03/05/2022

Elon Musk says SpaceX's Starlink won't block Russian news sources 'unless at gunpoint'

Some governments told Starlink to block Russian media, Musk said Saturday.

Source: Space.com

03/05/2022

Elon Musk says SpaceX focusing on cyber defense after Starlink signals jammed near Ukraine conflict areas

Starship and Starlink V2 progress will be delayed, Musk said.

Source: Space.com

03/05/2022

Rocket moon crash LIVE – Space junk ‘HITS moon’ at 5,800mph & China denies responsibility after SpaceX blam...

Source: The-sun.com

03/04/2022

SpaceX launches ninth Falcon 9 rocket in nine weeks

SpaceX confirms that its ninth launch of 2022 was a success, meaning that the company has now completed nine orbital launches in less than nine weeks. Right on schedule, a Falcon 9 rocket lifted off from SpaceX’s Kennedy Space Center LC-39A pad at 9:25 am EST…

Source: Teslarati

03/03/2022

SpaceX chief Musk warns that its Starlink system could be 'targeted' in Ukraine

SpaceX chief Elon Musk warned there was a high chance the company's Starlink satellite broadband service could be "targeted" in Ukraine, which has been hit by Russian invasion.

Source: Reuters

03/03/2022

SpaceX sent Starlink internet terminals to Ukraine. Users should be cautious, experts say

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk sent a truckload of Starlink antennas — which can be used to connect to the company's satellite-based internet service — to Ukraine this week, responding to a plea from the country's vice prime minister amid fears that Ukrainians could lo…

Source: CNN

03/03/2022

After another Starlink mission, SpaceX on pace for one launch per week this year – Spaceflight Now

Source: Spaceflight Now

03/03/2022

SpaceX launches 47 Starlink satellites and lands rocket making 11th flight

Liftoff occurred at 9:35 a.m. EST (1435 GMT).

Source: Space.com

03/03/2022

Watch SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket take 47 Starlink satellites into orbit

The live webcast begins at 9:15AM EST..

Source: Engadget

03/03/2022

SpaceX keeping up the pace with Starlink Group 4-9 launch - NASASpaceFlight.com

SpaceX has launched another 47 Starlink satellites to low Earth orbit. The liftoff occurred at…

Source: NASASpaceflight.com

03/02/2022

How will Ukraine keep SpaceX's Starlink internet service online?

Elon Musk has some ideas.

Source: Space.com

03/02/2022

Elon Musk's SpaceX sent Ukraine Starlink satellites. Does the country need them?

Ukraine’s appeals to Silicon Valley get mixed results.

Source: Vox

03/01/2022

Ukraine engineer talks testing SpaceX's new Starlink service

After SpaceX CEO Elon Musk tweeted that Starlink service was active in Ukraine, one engineer in Kiev tested his own Starlink dish that he purchased on eBay. Here’s how his experience went.

Source: The Verge

02/28/2022

SpaceX shipment of Starlink satellite-internet dishes arrives in Ukraine, government official says

A shipment of SpaceX's Starlink satellite-internet dishes arrived in Ukraine on Monday.

Source: CNBC

02/28/2022

SpaceX and Axiom in final preparations for all-commercial Axiom-1 mission - NASASpaceFlight.com

With the launch just weeks away, SpaceX and Axiom are making their final preparations for…

Source: NASASpaceflight.com

02/27/2022

SpaceX Starlink satellite internet service activated in Ukraine, says Elon Musk

SpaceX founder and CEO Elon Musk announced Saturday that the company's Starlink internet satellites are now active in Ukraine as the country suffers power outages due to Russia's invasion.

Source: CNN

02/27/2022

After plea from Ukraine, Elon Musk says SpaceX’s Internet service available for war-torn nation - Austin American

Ukraine's usual internet service has been disrupted by Russia's attack. Elon Musk responded to a plea, saying Starlink satellites were now available.

Source: Austin American-Statesman

02/26/2022

SpaceX Launches Batch of Starlink Satellites From California

Source: Google News

02/26/2022

SpaceX Launches Batch of Starlink Satellites From California

Source: Google News

02/25/2022

SpaceX makes its case for space sustainability with latest Starlink launch

SpaceX launched another set of Starlink satellites Feb. 25 as the company argues its satellite constellation is consistent with space sustainability.

Source: SpaceNews

02/25/2022

SpaceX Mars City: New study solves a major problem with living off-Earth

New research reveals that electrolysis does work at lower gravitational levels. The findings could support the idea that humans could travel to Mars, use the planet's resources to refuel, and return home.

Source: Inverse

02/25/2022

Live coverage: SpaceX launches second Starlink mission this week – Spaceflight Now

Source: Spaceflight Now

02/25/2022

SpaceX launching 50 Starlink satellites, landing rocket today: Watch it live

Liftoff is scheduled for 12:12 p.m. EST (1712 GMT).

Source: Space.com

02/24/2022

SpaceX Falcon 9 rockets scheduled to launch five Starlink missions in a row

In lieu of commercial missions ready to fly, SpaceX Falcon 9 rockets are currently scheduled to launch at least five batches of Starlink satellites in a row. The streak won’t break the company’s record of seven back-to-back Starlink launches but it does highl…

Source: Teslarati

02/22/2022

Focus on Florida - SpaceX lays the ground work for East Coast Starship sites - NASASpaceFlight.com

A significant construction effort has begun in Florida to create a home port for Starship…

Source: NASASpaceflight.com

02/22/2022

SpaceX to send retired Starship to local Texas airport, says Elon Musk

In a brief Twitter exchange, the Brownsville/South Padre Island International Airport (BRO) appears to have talked SpaceX CEO Elon Musk into turning a retired Starship prototype into a public exhibit. Operational in some form since 2020, SpaceX’s ‘Starbase’ S…

Source: Teslarati

02/22/2022

Fly around SpaceX's giant Starship rocket in this stunning drone video

The giant rocket aims to achieve orbit later in 2022.

Source: Space.com

02/22/2022

SpaceX Falcon 9 booster aces eleventh launch and landing for the second time

For the second time, a SpaceX Falcon 9 booster has completed its eleventh launch, spaceflight, and landing – helping deliver dozens of new Starlink satellites to orbit in the process. After a one-day delay for “recovery weather,” Falcon 9 booster B1058 lifted…

Source: Teslarati

02/21/2022

SpaceX launches Starlink satellites to higher orbit

SpaceX launched a set of Starlink satellites Feb. 21 after most of the satellites from the previous launch were lost because of a solar storm.

Source: SpaceNews

02/21/2022

SpaceX inserts Starlink into higher orbit on Group 4-8 mission - NASASpaceFlight.com

SpaceX has launched 46 Starlink internet satellites to low Earth orbit on the Starlink Group…

Source: NASASpaceflight.com

02/21/2022

UK satellite company signs deal with Musk's SpaceX to 'solve world’s most pressing issues'

A UK company has signed a huge launch deal with Elon Musk's SpaceX to launch the world's highest resolution thermal imaging satellite and 'help solve some of our world's most pressing challenges'.

Source: Express

02/20/2022

The science experiments to expect from SpaceX's Polaris Dawn

The research will look at key questions about how humans fare during long periods in space.

Source: Axios

02/20/2022

SpaceX launching 49 Starlink satellites, landing rocket Sunday: Watch live

Liftoff is scheduled for 9:44 a.m. EST (1444 GMT).

Source: Space.com

02/16/2022

Chinese rocket mistaken for a SpaceX upper stage on a collision course with the Moon

Rocket debris that is expected to crash into Earth’s Moon next month appears to have been incorrectly identified as part of a SpaceX Falcon 9 after a minor media blitz that saw a range of outlets criticize the company for the nonissue. Instead, the debris is …

Source: Teslarati

02/16/2022

The rocket part that will crash into the moon is probably from China, not SpaceX, NASA says

The Chinese rocket part probably launched into space seven years ago, NASA said, explaining that the agency identified the booster after analyzing the object’s orbits between 2016 and 2017.

Source: The Washington Post

02/16/2022

SpaceX and our space junk problem

How Elon Musk was falsely accused of sending a rocket to the moon.

Source: Vox

02/16/2022

Rogue rocket poised to hit moon is Chinese, not a SpaceX Falcon 9, student observations confirm

The big event takes place March 4.

Source: Space.com

02/16/2022

Rocket About To Slam Into the Moon Was Launched by China, Not SpaceX

Last month, astronomers reported that a discarded upper stage of a Falcon 9 rocket, launched 7 years ago, was on a collision course with the Moon. The rocket in question carried NASA’s Deep Space Climate Observatory (DSCOVR) to the Sun-Earth L1 Lagrange point…

Source: SciTechDaily

02/15/2022

SpaceX ‘destacks’ Starship and Super Heavy: what’s next?

On February 14th, a bit less than four days after the giant rocket was used as a backdrop for CEO Elon Musk’s first Starship presentation in years, SpaceX lifted Starship off of the Super Heavy booster and lowered the upper stage to the ground. In early Augus…

Source: Teslarati

02/15/2022

Space-Addicted Billionaire Books Three More Flights With SpaceX

The missions, collectively known as the Polaris Program, will attempt the highest Earth orbit ever flown and the first fully commercial spacewalk.

Source: Gizmodo.com

02/15/2022

SpaceX's Starship launch faces another delay, after FAA pushes back review

The FAA announced it was extending the target date for completion of its environmental review, of the launch site in Boca Chica, Texas, until March 28.

Source: Daily Mail

02/15/2022

Rocket set to hit Moon built by China, not SpaceX: Astronomers

Experts say the rocket, which will hit the moon’s surface on March 4, was built by Beijing and not by Musk’s company.

Source: Al Jazeera English

02/15/2022

SpaceX’s Plans to Send Thousands More Satellites Into Orbit Worry NASA

Elon Musk-led company, Boeing, Amazon and others plan fleets of broadband satellites, prompting concerns about space congestion

Source: The Wall Street Journal

02/15/2022

Rocket set to hit Moon built by China, not SpaceX: Astronomers

Experts say the rocket, which will hit the moon’s surface on March 4, was built by Beijing and not by Musk’s company.

Source: Al Jazeera English

02/14/2022

SpaceX and Isaacman to partner on series of crewed Dragon and Starship flights

The billionaire who funded and led the first private Crew Dragon mission announced a set of additional missions including the first crewed Starship flight.

Source: SpaceNews

02/14/2022

FAA pushes back review of SpaceX's Starship to March 28

SpaceX aims to launch Starship's first-ever orbital test flight soon after the review is done.

Source: Space.com

02/14/2022

China Not SpaceX May Be Source of Rocket Crashing Into Moon

The developer of astronomy software who said that Elon Musk’s company would cause a new crater on the moon says that he “had really gotten it wrong.”

Source: New York Times

02/14/2022

Meet the four private Polaris Dawn astronauts SpaceX will launch into orbit this year

Inspiration4's Jared Isaacman is on the crew.

Source: Space.com

02/14/2022

NASA Officials Reportedly Horrified That SpaceX's Starship May Succeed

If Elon Musk is right, SpaceX is gonna become the most successful spaceflight company ever — and its competitors, including NASA, are terrified.

Source: Futurism

02/14/2022

SpaceX plans its first commercial spacewalk for this year

The leader of SpaceX's first all-civilian mission has ordered three more flights, including the first private spacewalk and the first crewed Starship journey..

Source: Engadget

02/14/2022

SpaceX sells three more flights to billionaire Jared Isaacman

Source: CNN

02/14/2022

Billionaire who flew to orbit with SpaceX buys three new missions to space

On February 14th, Jared Isaacman, the billionaire who flew on SpaceX’s Crew Dragon last year, announced he’d purchased three new flights with the company that would go deeper into space and lead to the first crewed flight of SpaceX’s Starship rocket.

Source: The Verge

02/14/2022

Elon Musk Hints At SpaceX, Starlink Accepting Dogecoin For Merch - Benzinga

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO Elon Musk h...

Source: Benzinga

02/14/2022

Mukesh Ambani’s Jio plans satellite broadband rivaling SpaceX, OneWeb

Satellite broadband was the only big missing link in Reliances massive telecom infrastructure including a deep optic fiber footprint across India, which enabled it to become the countrys largest mobile operator within a few years of its disruptive entry in 20…

Source: The Times of India

02/14/2022

The Thing About to Crash Into The Moon May Not Be a SpaceX Rocket After All

A piece of space debris due to crash into the Moon in early March may not be a SpaceX rocket after all.

Source: ScienceAlert

02/13/2022

The out-of-control rocket about to hit the moon is not a SpaceX Falcon 9, astronomers now say: report

The errant stage might be from a Chinese rocket launched in 2014.

Source: Space.com

02/13/2022

Don't blame SpaceX for that rocket on a collision course with the Moon

It looks like Elon Musk and company aren't about to lose face..

Source: Engadget

02/13/2022

Moon-crashing SpaceX rocket will create new crater – here's what we should worry about

It’s not often that the sudden appearance of a new impact crater on the Moon can be predicted, but it’s going to happen on March 4, when a derelict SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket will crash into it.

Source: Space.com

02/13/2022

Rocket on crash course with moon does not belong to SpaceX, report says

The massive rocket speeding through space on a collision course with the moon does not belong to SpaceX despite earlier reports and likely belongs to a...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

02/12/2022

SpaceX's Elon Musk: 1st orbital Starship flight maybe March

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) &mdash; SpaceX's Elon Musk said Thursday that the first orbital flight of his towering Starship &mdash; the world's most powerful rocket ever built &mdash; could come in another month or two. While he anticipates failures, he's confi…

Source: WSBT-TV

02/12/2022

A SpaceX Starlink satellite was shown erupting in flames in video footage captured after a geomagnetic storm

Astronomy group Sociedad de Astronomía del Caribe posted a video to YouTube that shows a SpaceX satellite burn up in the Earth's atmosphere.

Source: Business Insider

02/12/2022

SpaceX internet satellites knocked out after minor solar storm

As the sun enters a more active phase, even minor geomagnetic storms prove to be a problem for SpaceX

Source: The Washington Post

02/11/2022

Elon Musk’s SpaceX Starship event leaves a lot of questions around the company’s big rocket

Elon Musk delivered an update on the company’s progress and plans for Starship, its next-generation launch spacecraft, from the Starship development site in Boca Chica, Texas. Musk had an impressive backdrop — the combined Starship and Super Heavy booster lau…

Source: TechCrunch

02/11/2022

SpaceX's new Starship video animation is Tron meets Blade Runner in space

The Starship and Super Heavy launch animation depicts a sci-fi future for SpaceX.

Source: Space.com

02/11/2022

Elon Musk, defending the value of space travel, presents SpaceX's Starship as the 'holy grail'

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk on Thursday gave his pitch for why the company's Starship rocket represents the "holy grail" of space travel.

Source: CNBC

02/11/2022

SpaceX Starlink satellites disintegrate over Puerto Rico in new footage

The footage was captured by a camera in Añasco, Puerto Rico, and shows what's strongly suspected to be ill-fated Starlink satellites disintegrating.

Source: Daily Mail

02/11/2022

Elon Musk shows off fully-stacked SpaceX Starship as 1st orbital launch nears

"I think we're close to having the hardware ready to go."

Source: Space.com

02/11/2022

Watch Elon Musk's SpaceX Starship presentation in less than 10 minutes (2022)

At a SpaceX starship update event, CEO Elon Musk offers an update on his Starship rocket for an eventual trip to the Moon and Mars.Subscribe to CNET: https:/...

Source: YouTube

02/11/2022

Replay: Watch Elon Musk's SpaceX Starship update for 2022

See a replay of Elon Musk's 2022 Starship project update for SpaceX here.

Source: Space.com

02/11/2022

SpaceX Starship event: Elon Musk talks Mars missions and more in megarocket update

Musk delivered a short presentation about the SpaceX megarocket and, as always, outlined some ambitious goals.

Source: CNET

02/10/2022

NASA shares concerns about SpaceX's new generation of Starlink satellites

NASA brought its concern with SpaceX's megaconstellation to the Federal Communications Commission.

Source: Space.com

02/10/2022

Solar Storm Knocks 40 SpaceX Satellites Out of the Sky, After the Company Ignored Scientists' Warnings

Scientific organizations warned that a solar storm was coming, but SpaceX decided to launch satellites anyway. Now they've lost 40 of them.

Source: Time

02/10/2022

SpaceX Starship stacked on Super Heavy booster ahead of Elon Musk speech

Ahead of speech by Elon Musk tonight at SpaceX’s Starbase in Texas, the company has assembled the pieces for its planned orbital test flight of its Starship rocket.

Source: Orlando Sentinel

02/10/2022

NASA concerns about Elon Musk's plan for 30,000 more SpaceX satellites

NASA questioned SpaceX's claim that there's "zero risk" of a Starlink satellite colliding with large objects because each spacecraft can maneuver.

Source: Business Insider

02/10/2022

SpaceX assembles world’s largest rocket with giant robot arms

For the second time ever, SpaceX has fully stacked a two-stage Starship rocket, once again creating the largest launch vehicle prototype ever assembled. This time around, though, SpaceX used building-sized arms installed on Starbase’s ~145-meter-tall (~480 ft…

Source: Teslarati

02/10/2022

SpaceX Says Dozens of Satellites Destroyed in Geomagnetic Storm

Source: Bloomberg

02/10/2022

SpaceX will lose up to 40 satellites it just launched due to a solar storm

Up to 40 of SpaceX's Starlink satellites are expected to fall out of orbit thanks to some inopportune timing: The company launched the satellites directly into a solar storm.

Source: CNN

02/10/2022

Nasa fears SpaceX plan for 30000 satellites could hamper space missions

The US agency says Elon Musk’s expansion could flood Earth’s orbit with objects, making flights and observations more difficult

Source: The Guardian

02/10/2022

Powerful Geomagnetic Storm Sends Dozens of SpaceX Satellites to a Fiery Doom

A powerful geomagnetic storm has doomed 40 Starlink satellites launched by SpaceX last week, the company has announced.

Source: ScienceAlert

02/09/2022

NASA raises concerns about SpaceX satellite deployment plan

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) raised concerns about SpaceX's plan to deploy about 30,000 satellites for its Starlink, as have some...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

02/09/2022

Geomagnetic Storm Destroys 40 New SpaceX Satellites in Orbit

The geomagnetic incident resulted in the Starlink transmitters drifting back into Earth’s atmosphere, where they will burn up, potentially costing the company about $100 million.

Source: New York Times

02/09/2022

Solar storm knocks out 40 newly launched SpaceX satellites

A geomagnetic storm triggered by a large burst of radiation from the sun has disabled least 40 of the 49 satellites newly launched by SpaceX as part of its Starlink internet communications network, the company said.

Source: Reuters

02/09/2022

SpaceX to lose as many as 40 Starlink satellites due to space storm

Elon Musk's SpaceX lost nearly an entire launch's worth of Starlink satellites last week after a storm created by the sun struck the Earth's atmosphere.

Source: CNBC

02/09/2022

Elon Musk's SpaceX lost 40 Starlink satellites to a solar storm

SpaceX said 80% of the satellites it launched Thursday are expected to burn up in the Earth's atmosphere instead of reaching orbit.

Source: Business Insider

02/09/2022

SpaceX is stacking its giant Starship ahead of Elon Musk's big update this week

The vehicle in question is slated to launch on the first-ever Starship orbital test flight.

Source: Space.com

02/09/2022

SpaceX says a geomagnetic storm just doomed 40 Starlink internet satellites

The satellites launched on Feb. 3, only to be hit by the storm a day later.

Source: Space.com

02/09/2022

A geomagnetic storm may have effectively destroyed 40 SpaceX Starlink satellites

Elon Musk’s satellite internet service Starlink just got dealt an expensive blow — the company’s currently estimating that 40 of the 49 Starlink satellites it launched on February 3rd will be destroyed because of a geomagnetic storm.

Source: The Verge

02/08/2022

Guy With Huge Telescope Spots Tumbling SpaceX Rocket About to Crash Into Moon

An aging SpaceX rocket is on a collision course with the moon — and one space enthusiast has captured it on video.

Source: Futurism

02/08/2022

Spectacular footage shows a SpaceX rocket breaking up in Earth's atmosphere

Some of the footage, shot over Cabo, Mexico, shows the break up of the rocket, with small pieces flying off in various directions to break up in the atmosphere.

Source: Daily Mail

02/07/2022

SpaceX Falcon 9 upper stage breaks up in Earth's atmosphere, 5 years after launch

The rocket stage helped heft the Echostar 23 satellite to orbit in 2017.

Source: Space.com

02/07/2022

SpaceX rocket stage on a collision course with the moon captured in telescope images

The Falcon 9 rocket stage will crash into the moon on March 4.

Source: Space.com

02/07/2022

Astronomer Captures Image of SpaceX Booster That's on Track to Hit the Moon

Our final view of the doomed booster will be made available tomorrow during a live webcast.

Source: Gizmodo.com

02/07/2022

This SpaceX video of a Falcon 9 rocket stage separation during launch is just amazing

The video was captured during a Jan. 31 launch of an Italian satellite.

Source: Space.com

02/07/2022

SpaceX Launched Elon Musk’s Red Roadster Into Space 4 Years Ago—Where Is It Now?

The red Tesla and its dummy driver have orbited the Sun 2.62 times since the launch in 2018.

Source: Observer

02/07/2022

SpaceX Starlink is restoring internet in Tonga after Elon Musk's offer

The tweet from a Fiji official comes one week after Elon Musk offered to send Starlink terminals to Tonga to help restore the country's internet.

Source: Business Insider

02/07/2022

You can see the SpaceX Falcon 9 booster on a collision course with the moon in a live webcast today

Weather permitting, the Virtual Telescope in Italy will have live views at 1 pm. EST (1800 GMT), and you can track it on your own, too.

Source: Space.com

02/06/2022

SpaceX preparing the ultimate backdrop for Elon Musk’s Starship update

For the third time, SpaceX has installed Super Heavy Booster 4 (B4) on Starbase’s lone orbital launch mount, kicking off preparations for CEO Elon Musk’s upcoming presentation. In a decision that is difficult to logically explain, however, SpaceX chose to ins…

Source: Teslarati

02/06/2022

SpaceX's Starlink satellites leaves streaks on astronomical images: study

A new study found Starlink satellites are photobombing astronomical images, potentially hindering spotting of dangerous asteroids.

Source: Business Insider

02/06/2022

Watch SpaceX launch a US spy satellite and land a rocket in this mesmerizing drone video

The drone video captures the launch and landing of SpaceX's NROL-87 mission on Feb. 3.

Source: Space.com

02/06/2022

SpaceX Shares Breathtaking Video Of Rocket Separating At 5,984 Km/h!

Space Exploration Technologies Corporation (SpaceX) has shared rare footage of its rocket separating in two pieces while traveling faster than a bullet.

Source: Wccftech

02/05/2022

SpaceX, NASA investigating parachute problems on last 2 flights

SpaceX and NASA are looking into a parachute issue that occurred on the last two of the organizations' capsule flights.

Source: Fox Business

02/05/2022

SpaceX’s Starlink Satellites Are Photobombing Astronomy Images, Study Says

Streaks left by passing satellites mar observatories’ celestial images, potentially hinder spotting of dangerous asteroids

Source: The Wall Street Journal

02/05/2022

SpaceX, NASA looking into sluggish chutes on last 2 flights

SpaceX and NASA are investigating a parachute issue that occurred on the last two capsule flights.

Source: Phys.Org

02/05/2022

A parachute on a SpaceX Dragon capsule didn't open as fast as expected as the craft descended to Earth

Source: msnNOW

02/04/2022

NASA and SpaceX studying parachute issue but don’t see major safety concern

"This is a super chance for us to learn."

Source: Ars Technica

02/04/2022

SpaceX and NASA eye Dragon parachute issue ahead of next astronaut launch

But it doesn't seem like a big deal.

Source: Space.com

02/04/2022

NASA and SpaceX say lagging parachutes on Dragon capsule are not a problem

During the two most recent landings of SpaceX’s Crew Dragon capsule, one of the four main parachutes deployed more slowly than the rest. NASA and SpaceX say they’re looking into it, but they claim it’s not a cause for concern.

Source: The Verge

02/04/2022

SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket stage to crash into moon 1 month from today

The rocket stage has been cruising through the Earth-moon system for seven years.

Source: Space.com

02/04/2022

SpaceX launches third Falcon 9 rocket mission in three days – Spaceflight Now

Source: Spaceflight Now

01/26/2022

Out-of-control SpaceX rocket on collision course with the moon

Falcon 9 booster was originally launched from Florida in 2015 to deploy Deep Space Climate Observatory

Source: The Guardian

01/25/2022

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket is on track to hit the moon

The Falcon 9 booster has been floating around in a somewhat chaotic orbit ever since Elon Musk's company launched its first deep-space mission from Cape Canaveral in Florida in February 2015.

Source: Daily Mail

01/25/2022

SpaceX Cargo Dragon spacecraft returns to Earth after second trip to orbit

A SpaceX Cargo Dragon spacecraft has safely returned to Earth after a month in orbit, completing the company’s 24th successful cargo delivery to the International Space Station (ISS). Launched on December 21st, 2021, the CRS-24 mission’s Dragon spacecraft doc…

Source: Teslarati

01/24/2022

SpaceX Dragon splashes down off Florida coast with nearly 5000 pounds of science on board

The splashdown was delayed by a few hours after bad weather.

Source: Space.com

01/24/2022

SpaceX static fires Falcon 9 rocket for Italian radar satellite launch

SpaceX has successfully tested a Falcon 9 rocket tasked with launching Italy’s CSG-2 Earth observation satellite as early as 6:11 pm EST (23:11 UTC), Thursday, January 27th. For any European Space Agency (ESA) member state, launching a spacecraft on a non-Eur…

Source: Teslarati

01/24/2022

SpaceX Dragon departs International Space Station to return to Earth

SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule C209 has undocked from the International Space Station (ISS) and is now on track to reenter Earth’s atmosphere and splash down in the Gulf of Mexico as early as Monday, January 24th. As always, the timing and location of Dragon’s sp…

Source: Teslarati

01/23/2022

SpaceX's Dragon cargo ship is on its way back to Earth with scientific investigations and medical research

SpaceX's unmanned Dragon cargo ship successfully undocked from the International Space Station (ISS) Sunday morning and is making its return to Earth.

Source: CNN

01/23/2022

SpaceX Dragon cargo ship undocks from space station for trip back to Earth

The Dragon spacecraft will splash down off the Florida coast on Monday, Jan. 24.

Source: Space.com

01/22/2022

A SpaceX Dragon cargo ship will depart space station today with a 'cytoskeleton' on board. Here's how to watch.

Undocking is set for 10:40 a.m. ET. The capsule carries nearly 5,000 pounds of science ready to come back to our planet.

Source: Space.com

01/21/2022

Elon Musk offers Tonga residents access to SpaceX's Starlink internet, but then pulls back on his

Elon Musk said he would use SpaceX Starlink to bring internet to the small island nation of Tonga, but rescinded the offer saying 'This s a hard thing for us to do right now,' due to a lack of satellites.

Source: Daily Mail

01/20/2022

SpaceX Starlink sat streaks now present in nearly a fifth of all astronomical images snapped by Caltech telescope

Annoying, maybe – but totally ruining this science, maybe not

Source: Theregister.com

01/19/2022

NASA updates status of SpaceX’s next two astronaut launches

NASA has updated the status of SpaceX’s next two crewed Falcon 9 launches – one fully private and the other for the space agency. According to NASA, SpaceX’s first all-private Crew Dragon mission to the International Space Station has been delayed a month to …

Source: Teslarati

01/19/2022

Former SpaceX engineers bring autonomous, electric rail vehicle startup out of stealth

Parallel Systems, a company founded by three former SpaceX engineers to build autonomous battery-electric rail vehicles, came out of stealth mode on Wednesday with a $49.55 million Series A raise. The company, which has raised $53.15 million to date, includin…

Source: TechCrunch

01/19/2022

SpaceX launches 2000th Starlink satellite – Spaceflight Now

Source: Spaceflight Now

01/19/2022

SpaceX launches 49 Starlink internet satellites, lands rocket at sea

It was the 10th launch and landing for this particular Falcon 9 rocket first stage.

Source: Space.com

01/18/2022

Live: Watch SpaceX launch Starlink mission from Kennedy Space Center in Florida

Follow live as SpaceX targets 7:04 p.m. ET Tuesday, Jan. 18, for the launch of a Falcon 9 rocket and 49 Starlink internet satellites from Florida.

Source: Florida Today

01/18/2022

SpaceX satellite streaks cross nearly a fifth of telescope's twilight shots

The Starlink broadband constellation is making an impact, but not the kind anyone was hoping for.

Source: CNET

01/18/2022

Cold but clear viewing conditions for SpaceX rocket launch

Weather conditions will be excellent for watching the SpaceX rocket launch tonight at 7:04 pm.

Source: WJXT News4JAX

01/18/2022

Astronomers find SpaceX satellites are contaminating pictures of space more than ever before

Elon Musk’s satellites have left 35 times more traces in photographs since 2019

Source: Independent

01/17/2022

SpaceX readies 4th Falcon 9 booster for 10th launch and landing [webcast]

Update: SpaceX has delayed Starlink 4-6 and Falcon 9 B1060’s tenth launch and landing to 7:04 pm EST, Tuesday, January 18th (00:04 UTC 19 Jan) for “more favorable weather conditions for liftoff and booster recovery.” Four days after Falcon 9 B1058 became the …

Source: Teslarati

01/17/2022

How to watch SpaceX launch 2000th Starlink satellite Tuesday

Not all of the broadband spacecraft are still up there, but more of the latest version fly from Florida on Tuesday.

Source: CNET

01/17/2022

SpaceX delays rocket launch from Kennedy Space Center

A Falcon 9 rocket is sending up another batch of Starlink satellites from Kennedy Space Center.

Source: WESH Orlando

01/17/2022

Live coverage: SpaceX plans prime time launch of Falcon 9 rocket Tuesday night – Spaceflight Now

Source: Spaceflight Now

01/17/2022

SpaceX successfully launches a Falcon 9 rocket carrying Transporter-3 mission | WION Edge

It was another successful SpaceX launch as the private company sent its Transporter-3 mission into orbit. it took off from the Cape Canaveral Space Force Sta...

Source: YouTube

01/17/2022

You can watch SpaceX launch more than four dozen Starlink internet satellites tonight. Here's how.

Liftoff is scheduled for 7:26 p.m. EST (0026 Jan. 18 GMT).

Source: Space.com

01/17/2022

It's Launch Day! Here's what you need to know about today's SpaceX Starlink launch

Here's what you need to know about today's SpaceX Starlink launch from Kennedy Space Center.

Source: Florida Today

01/16/2022

SpaceX firms up Falcon 9’s busy January launch plans

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket has rolled out to Kennedy Space Center Pad 39A ahead of the company’s third Falcon 9 launch this month as plans for another two missions – for a total of five – have crystallized. A Spaceflight Now webcam captured the unknown flight-p…

Source: Teslarati

01/15/2022

SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket spotted from space before and after epic 105-satellite launch (images)

Among the trove of satellites were 44 "SuperDove" cubesats.

Source: Live Science

01/14/2022

NASA TV to Air SpaceX Cargo Dragon Departure from Space Station

A SpaceX Dragon cargo resupply spacecraft is set to depart the International Space Station Friday, Jan. 21.

Source: NASA

01/14/2022

SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket spotted from space before and after epic 105-satellite launch (images)

Planet, which had 44 satellites on Thursday's launch, captured the photos.

Source: Space.com

01/13/2022

SpaceX launches third dedicated smallsat rideshare mission

A SpaceX Falcon 9 placed more than 100 smallsats into orbit Jan. 13 as the company accelerates the pace of its dedicated rideshare missions.

Source: SpaceNews

01/13/2022

SpaceX launches 105 small satellites into orbit, nails rocket landing

SpaceX successfully launched 105 small satellites into orbit before landing a veteran booster back on Earth on Thursday (Jan. 13).

Source: Space.com

01/13/2022

Sonic booms shake Space Coast as SpaceX lands Falcon 9 booster at Cape Canaveral

Sonic booms reverberated across the Space Coast on Thursday, signaling yet another successful Falcon 9 launch that began and ended at Cape Canaveral.

Source: Florida Today

01/13/2022

Treasure Coast residents may have heard sonic boom created during SpaceX launch Thursday

A SpaceX launch Thursday morning had the possibility of creating one or more sonic booms along the Treasure Coast during the landing of Falcon 9.

Source: WPBF West Palm Beach

01/13/2022

With Thursday’s launch, SpaceX continues to increase cadence of booster reuse

For this rideshare mission, the Falcon 9 will launch 105 different spacecraft.

Source: Ars Technica

01/13/2022

SpaceX readies for Transporter-3 launch this morning

SpaceX is preparing another one of its Falcon 9 rockets to launch a bevy of small satellites into space this morning (Jan. 13), and you can watch the fiery action live online.

Source: Space.com

01/12/2022

Morgan Stanley sees Rocket Lab stock climbing more than 50% as 'a SpaceX alternative'

Morgan Stanley began coverage of space venture Rocket Lab with an overweight rating on Wednesday, calling it "a SpaceX alternative."

Source: CNBC

01/10/2022

Space industry year ahead: SpaceX's Mars rocket, tourism, and more billionaire battles

Source: CNN

01/10/2022

SpaceX simulates lifting Starship booster with launch tower ‘arms’

SpaceX has taken Starbase’s rocket-catching launch tower ‘arms’ to new heights during the latest series of proof tests. That process began in earnest on January 4th, when SpaceX lifted, opened, and swung the tower’s building-sized arms for the first time. Fou…

Source: Teslarati

01/10/2022

From NASA to SpaceX, these are the top Florida launches to look forward to in 2022

Every year seems to be historic for the space industry, but the last few have been exceptionally so. Here's what to look forward to in 2022.

Source: Florida Today

01/07/2022

Starlink: SpaceX just launched a much-needed boost for internet service

SpaceX kicked off 2022 with a bang. CEO ELon Musk's spaceflight firm launched a Falcon 9 rocket packed with Starlink satellites for its internet constellation.

Source: Inverse

01/07/2022

SpaceX Starlink user growth slows as delays leave customers angry

Starlink internet service added 5,000 users over the past two months, half the number of users usually added in every month in 2021.

Source: Business Insider

01/07/2022

SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launch marks new year for space exploration at Cape Canaveral

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket lifted off from Launch Complex 39A at Kennedy Space Center Thursday afternoon.

Source: WESH Orlando

01/07/2022

SpaceX deploys 49 more Starlink satellites in first launch of 2022 – Spaceflight Now

Source: Spaceflight Now

01/06/2022

SpaceX's Starlink internet service has more than 145,000 users so far

Elon Musk's SpaceX on Thursday gave an update on its Starlink internet service, as the company launched more satellites into orbit.

Source: CNBC

01/06/2022

SpaceX will launch 49 Starlink satellites on a Falcon 9 rocket today. Watch it live!

Liftoff is at 4:49 p.m. EST (2149 GMT).

Source: Space.com

12/29/2021

1st orbital test flight of SpaceX's Starship Mars rocket pushed to March at the earliest

A required FAA environmental assessment now won't be done until Feb. 28.

Source: Space.com

12/29/2021

NASA assigns 2 astronauts to SpaceX Crew-6 mission, launching in 2023

One veteran and one rookie will fly along with two people yet to be identified.

Source: Space.com

12/29/2021

SpaceX’s packed 2022 launch manifest ready to blow 2021 out of the water

On the heels of SpaceX’s last launch of 2021, which rounded out a record-breaking year and marked the 100th successful Falcon booster landing, the time has come to look at what the new year might hold for the world’s most prolific launch provider and its work…

Source: Teslarati

12/28/2021

SpaceX continues to break reuse records and reach new milestones in 2021 - NASASpaceFlight.com

Having launched 31 orbital Falcon 9 missions and four suborbital Starship tests, 2021 was the…

Source: NASASpaceflight.com

12/28/2021

China complains to UN after maneuvering its space station away from SpaceX Starlink satellites

In December, China issued a formal complaint with the United Nations, citing that the core module of its space station, Tianhe, had to maneuver out of the way of two SpaceX Starlink satellites twice.

Source: The Verge

12/28/2021

SpaceX in 2021: Elon Musk's space company set records for reusability and more

From Starship to Starlink to civilian flights, the California company is growing a 'monopoly' in space

Source: Space.com

12/28/2021

Elon Musk's SpaceX satellites catch heat in China over close calls with space station

Elon Musk's rocky year in China is ending on another sour note.

Source: CNN

12/28/2021

SpaceX’s Future Depends on a Gigantic Rocket and 42,000 Internet Satellites

Elon Musk says Starship, Starlink projects create steep burdens for his space company, which aims to reduce launch costs and build a big internet business

Source: The Wall Street Journal

12/27/2021

Elon Musk, SpaceX face online backlash in China after space station near-misses

Musk and SpaceX faced online backlash in China after a note sent to the UN revealed the company's satellites almost collided with China's space station in 2021.

Source: CNBC

12/23/2021

SpaceX Nails 100th Falcon 9 Landing

In the company's final launch of 2021, the Falcon 9 successfully pushed its Dragon capsule into orbit and landed on a drone ship. That would be business as usual for SpaceX, except for one minor detail: this mission marked the 100th landing of a Falcon 9 boos…

Source: ExtremeTech

12/23/2021

Experiments, holiday gifts delivered by SpaceX to International Space Station – Spaceflight Now

Source: Spaceflight Now

12/22/2021

SpaceX Dragon cargo ship delivers Christmas presents (and supplies) to space station

A turkey dinner and presents arrived in time for the holidays.

Source: Space.com

12/21/2021

SpaceX headquarters reports 132 COVID-19 cases

But the virus isn't racing through the Southern California facility, company representatives said.

Source: Space.com

12/21/2021

Elon Musk's SpaceX has covid outbreak in California headquarters

The SpaceX outbreak was the largest among businesses in Los Angeles County, officials said.

Source: The Washington Post

12/21/2021

SpaceX Hit With Worst Covid-19 Outbreak of Any Business in Los Angeles

SpaceX founder Elon Musk infamously predicted the pandemic would be over by April 2020.

Source: Gizmodo.com

12/21/2021

SpaceX threads weather needle, launches last Florida mission of 2021

Going into the countdown of a Falcon 9 launch on Tuesday, a glance at the weather would have convinced most folks that SpaceX would call a scrub.

Source: Florida Today

12/21/2021

SpaceX aces 100th rocket landing after Dragon cargo ship launch to space station

The Dragon launch will deliver NASA supplies and Christmas gifts to the station this week.

Source: Space.com

12/21/2021

SpaceX Reports 132 Covid Cases at Headquarters in California

The infections occurred in Hawthorne, Calif., where the company manages space launches and builds rockets and astronaut capsules.

Source: New York Times

12/21/2021

SpaceX's LA headquarters reports 132 COVID cases

New data shows the Elon Musk-led company currently accounts for nearly 30% of workplace COVID-19 cases reported by Los Angeles County officials.

Source: NPR

12/21/2021

SpaceX's final launch of the year set for early Tuesday, weather permitting – Spaceflight Now

Source: Spaceflight Now

12/21/2021

Russian cosmonaut Anna Kikina will fly on SpaceX's Crew-5 mission to the International Space Station

NASA and the Russian space agency Roscosmos are finalizing an agreement to launch the first cosmonaut on a SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft, agency officials confirmed on Monday (Dec. 20).

Source: Space.com

12/20/2021

SpaceX headquarters in Hawthorne sees COVID-19 outbreak with 132 cases - KABC

At least 132 workers at SpaceX headquarters in Hawthorne have been infected with COVID-19 in the largest recent workplace outbreak in LA County.

Source: KABC-TV

12/20/2021

NASA, SpaceX set to launch CRS-24 to the International Space Station - NASASpaceFlight.com

NASA and SpaceX are set to launch the Commercial Resupply Services 24 (CRS-24) mission to…

Source: NASASpaceflight.com

12/20/2021

NASA, SpaceX set to launch CRS-24 to the International Space Station - NASASpaceFlight.com

NASA and SpaceX have launched the Commercial Resupply Services 24 (CRS-24) mission to the International…

Source: NASASpaceflight.com

12/20/2021

COVID-19 outbreak at SpaceX yields 132 positive cases

The Elon Musk-owned rocket company headquarters has had at least one other outbreak during the pandemic.

Source: Los Angeles Times

12/20/2021

You can watch SpaceX launch NASA supplies to space station early Tuesday

Liftoff is set for 5:06 a.m. EST (1006 GMT) on a rare new Falcon 9 rocket.

Source: Space.com

12/20/2021

SpaceX launches 52 Starlink satellites from California base

The U.S. military has become increasingly interested in using satellite imagery to extend its situational awareness and beyond line-of-sight targeting.

Source: DefenseNews.com

12/20/2021

SpaceX rolls out rare new Falcon 9 booster for last launch of 2021

SpaceX has rolled out a rare new Falcon 9 booster for the company’s last launch of 2021, highlighting just how pervasive the company’s rocket reusability has become. The mission – CRS-24, Cargo Dragon 2’s fourth International Space Station (ISS) resupply run …

Source: Teslarati

12/19/2021

SpaceX two-for-two in company's first Falcon 9 launch doubleheader – Spaceflight Now

Source: Spaceflight Now

12/19/2021

SpaceX launches Turkey's Türksat 5B satellite into space | Daily Sabah

Turkey&#039;s new telecommunication satellite was launched on Sunday by United States aerospace company SpaceX at 6:59 a.m. Turkish time (3:59 a.m....

Source: Daily Sabah

12/19/2021

SpaceX launches Turkey's Turksat 5B communications satellite

SpaceX successfully launched the Turksat 5B Turkish communications satellite Dec. 18, less than 16 hours after launching a batch of Starlink broadband spacecraft.

Source: SpaceNews

12/19/2021

SpaceX lofts Turkish communications satellite to orbit in 2nd Falcon 9 rocket launch of the day

SpaceX launched its second rocket in less than 24 hours on Saturday night (Dec. 18), delivering a Turkish communications satellite into orbit before capping off the successful mission with a landing at sea.

Source: Space.com

12/19/2021

SpaceX carries out two Falcon 9 launches and two booster recoveries on same day

SpaceX's end-of-year launch surge was highlighted by Falcon 9 launches from both coasts Saturday.

Source: CBS News

12/18/2021

SpaceX will launch its 2nd Falcon 9 rocket in less than 16 hours tonight. Watch it live.

Liftoff is set for 10:58 p.m. EST (0358 Dec. 19 GMT).

Source: Space.com

12/18/2021

SpaceX launches Falcon 9 rocket on record 11th flight carrying 52 Starlink satellites

SpaceX has a new most-flown rocket.

Source: Space.com

12/18/2021

Live coverage: SpaceX ready for first of three Falcon 9 launches in three days – Spaceflight Now

Source: Spaceflight Now

12/18/2021

SpaceX Falcon 9 set for rare 53 degree inclination launch from Vandenberg - NASASpaceFlight.com

In the company’s third-to-last launch of 2021, SpaceX will deploy another group of Starlink satellites…

Source: NASASpaceflight.com

12/17/2021

SpaceX Rocket Will Make a Highly Unusual Flight Along California's Coast Overnight

The Falcon 9's unique southeastern flightpath should result in a spectacular light show for Californians.

Source: The Drive

12/17/2021

SpaceX to set new company records with back-to-back weekend launches – Spaceflight Now

Source: Spaceflight Now

12/17/2021

NASA promotes East Coast Starship option at LC-49 following SpaceX interest - NASASpaceFlight.com

The prospect of Starship making its mark on the Space Coast entered another level this…

Source: NASASpaceflight.com

12/17/2021

SpaceX to replicate Starbase, build multiple Starship launch pads in Florida

Less than two weeks after CEO Elon Musk revealed that SpaceX has restarted construction of a Starship launch site at Kennedy Space Center’s existing LC-39A pad, NASA has revealed the company’s plans for an entirely different Starship launch site just a few mi…

Source: Teslarati

12/16/2021

Two Astronauts Receive Assignments for NASA's SpaceX Crew-6 Mission

NASA has assigned two crew members to launch on the agency’s SpaceX Crew-6 mission – the sixth crew rotation flight aboard a Crew Dragon spacecraft to the International Space Station.

Source: NASA

12/16/2021

SpaceX faces sexual harassment allegations from five former employees

A former SpaceX employee has published allegations of serial sexual harassment experienced during her time at Elon Musk's company even as four other former employees are citing firsthand experience of being harassed or seeing harassment at SpaceX.

Source: Space.com

12/16/2021

SpaceX VP says Starship is already winning commercial launch contracts

A SpaceX executive says that the company’s next-generation, full-reusable Starship rocket has already secured multiple commercial launch contracts. Set to debut no earlier than (NET) the first quarter of 2022 with a semi-orbital launch that aims to send Stars…

Source: Teslarati

12/15/2021

SpaceX to close out year with surge of launches – Spaceflight Now

Source: Spaceflight Now

12/15/2021

Former SpaceX engineer alleges in essay that company culture is 'rife with sexism'

A female former employee of Elon Musk's SpaceX, in an essay published Tuesday, alleged that the space company's workplace is "rife with sexism."

Source: CNBC

12/14/2021

Former Interns Say SpaceX Ignored Sexual Harassment

Some women at the company, founded by Elon Musk, described feelings of powerlessness and a failure by the company’s human resources office to discipline male employees.

Source: New York Times

12/14/2021

Former SpaceX workers say company has a culture of sexual harassment

Former SpaceX employees have accused the company of doing little to stop sexual harassment at the company..

Source: Engadget

12/14/2021

Five former SpaceX employees speak out about harassment at the company

A former SpaceX employee published an essay describing a culture at the rocket company where productivity is prized over employee safety and well-being. The Verge spoke with four other former employees of the Elon Musk-led company who supported her account.

Source: The Verge

12/14/2021

SpaceX schedules three Falcon 9 launches in four days

SpaceX appears to be on track to round out a record-breaking year with three Falcon 9 launches in four days. With the diverse trio of missions, SpaceX will orbit another batch of laser-linked Starlink satellites, deliver a large communications satellite to ge…

Source: Teslarati

12/13/2021

Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla and SpaceX, is Time's Person of the Year

Elon Musk, the CEO of Tesla and SpaceX, has been named Time magazine’s Person of the Year.

Source: NBC News

12/09/2021

SpaceX Launches IXPE NASA Telescope for X-Ray Views of Universe

The IXPE spacecraft will use X-ray polarimetry to better measure black holes, supernovas and other astronomical phenomena.

Source: New York Times

12/09/2021

SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launches NASA's new IXPE X-ray space telescope

IXPE will probe the physics behind some of the universe's most dynamic objects: black holes and neutron stars.

Source: Space.com

12/09/2021

SpaceX Launches IXPE NASA Telescope for X-Ray Views of Universe

The IXPE spacecraft will use X-ray polarimetry to better measure black holes, supernovas and other astronomical phenomena.

Source: New York Times

12/08/2021

Live coverage: SpaceX set for overnight launch with NASA astronomy satellite – Spaceflight Now

Source: Spaceflight Now

12/08/2021

SpaceX will launch a new X-ray space telescope for NASA early Thursday. Here's how to watch live.

Liftoff is set for 1 a.m. EST (0600 GMT).

Source: Space.com

12/07/2021

SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket rolls out to launch pad with NASA X-ray telescope

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket carrying NASA’s tiny IXPE X-ray telescope has rolled out to Kennedy Space Center (KSC) Pad 39A for the last time ahead of a planned Thursday, December 9th launch. Falcon 9 is scheduled to lift off at the start of a 90-minute window th…

Source: Teslarati

12/07/2021

Experiments Riding 24th SpaceX Cargo Mission to ISS

The 24th SpaceX cargo resupply services mission, targeted to launch in late December from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida, carries scientific research and technology demonstrations to the International Space Station.

Source: NASA

12/07/2021

Science Launching on SpaceX's 24th Cargo Resupply Mission to the Space Station

The 24th SpaceX cargo resupply services mission, targeted to launch in late December from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida, carries scientific research...

Source: YouTube

12/07/2021

Concerned about SpaceX, France to accelerate reusable rocket plans

"It's a real break from French strategy, and clearly inspired by the USA."

Source: Ars Technica

12/07/2021

ULA launches Atlas V from Cape, making way for SpaceX to fly this week

The most powerful variant of an Atlas V rocket shot off its Cape Canaveral pad like a laser beam early Tuesday, taking with it a Space Force mission.

Source: Florida Today

12/06/2021

SpaceX Begins Building Orbital Starship Launch Pad in Unexpected Location

SpaceX aims to launch the orbital test as soon as January.

Source: Observer

12/06/2021

SpaceX resumes work on Starship launch pad at Kennedy Space Center – Spaceflight Now

Source: Spaceflight Now

12/06/2021

NASA says SpaceX is only provider so far able to provide astronaut taxi rides

The company received three more mission orders for Crew Dragon as Boeing Starliner works to get off the ground.

Source: Space.com

12/06/2021

After a “thorough review,” NASA awards additional astronaut flights to SpaceX

"NASA commends Boeing for its ongoing investigation."

Source: Ars Technica

12/05/2021

SpaceX secures 3 more crewed flights from NASA due to Boeing Starliner delays

NASA agreed to allocate extra ISS flights to Elon Musk's SpaceX while Boeing fixes a valve issue with its Starliner spaceship.

Source: Business Insider

12/05/2021

It's a bird, it's a plane, it's...SpaceX Starlink satellites seen from Western NC

Bright lights in the sky, streaming together almost like a comet, no sound. This is what many in the mountains saw when they looked into the sky Saturday night. But before you go full-blown 'X-Files,' there is one explanation for those mysterious bright light…

Source: WLOS

12/05/2021

What were those strange lights in the sky? SpaceX satellites, most likely - WETM

ELMIRA, N.Y. (WETM) — On Dec. 4, people across the Twin Tiers looked into the night sky to find a string of lights or orbs. So what were these lights? According to a sister station meteorologist in Johnson City, TN, Tyler Allender says they were most likely S…

Source: WETM - MyTwinTiers.com

12/04/2021

NASA will give SpaceX more crewed flights to cover for Boeing's delays

NASA plans to give SpaceX up to three more crewed flights to make sure Boeing's Starliner delays don't affect missions..

Source: Engadget

12/04/2021

SpaceX satellite in the sky? East Tennessee sees bright light

East Tennesseans looking towards the heavens around 7:30 p.m. Friday may have seen a flying object with a long trail of light behind it. This UFO is likely SpaceX’s new satellite that was launched Thursday.

Source: WATE 6 On Your Side

12/04/2021

SpaceX Has Begun Constructing 'Starship' Launchpad In Florida, Says Elon Musk

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk announced that the company has started building new launchpad infrastructure in Florida for its Starship rocket. “Construction of Starship orbital launch pad at the Cape has begun,” tweeted the executive. “39A is hallowed spaceflight grou…

Source: The Daily Wire

12/04/2021

NASA to award SpaceX three more commercial crew flights

NASA announced Dec. 3 its intent to purchase three more commercial crew missions from SpaceX as a hedge against further delays of Boeing’s Starliner.

Source: SpaceNews

12/03/2021

SpaceX starts building Starship launch pad in Florida

Texas won't have a Starship launch monopoly forever.

Source: Space.com

12/03/2021

Elon Musk says SpaceX has started building a Starship launchpad on Florida's Space Coast

SpaceX has begun building a launchpad for its Starship rockets in Florida, CEO Elon Musk announced on Friday.

Source: CNBC

12/03/2021

SpaceX aces 27th Falcon 9 rocket flight of the year, a new record – Spaceflight Now

Source: Spaceflight Now

12/03/2021

SpaceX breaks annual launch record as it deploys 48 more Starlink satellites

SpaceX deployed 48 more satellites for its Starlink broadband constellation Dec. 2, along with two remote sensing spacecraft for BlackSky in a mission that breaks the record for Falcon 9 launches in a calendar year.

Source: SpaceNews

12/03/2021

SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launches 50 satellites to orbit for Starlink megaconstellation, BlackSky

There were 48 Starlink satellites on board, plus two Earth observation satellites for BlackSky Global.

Source: Space.com

12/02/2021

Updates: Watch SpaceX launch Starlink satellites from Cape Canaveral in Florida

Watch live as SpaceX at Cape Canaveral Space Force Station targets 6:12 p.m. ET Thursday for the launch of a Falcon 9 rocket and Starlink satellites.

Source: Florida Today

12/02/2021

SpaceX to launch its next Starlink fleet and 2 BlackSky satellites tonight. Watch it live!

SpaceX will launch its next stack of Starlink satellites from the East Coast tonight (Dec. 2) as part of a rideshare mission, and you can watch the action live online.

Source: Space.com

12/01/2021

Here’s why Elon Musk asked his SpaceX employees to work Thanksgiving

A fully operational Starship solves many of SpaceX's problems.

Source: Ars Technica

12/01/2021

Starship engine 'crisis' poses possible bankruptcy risk for SpaceX, Elon Musk says: report

SpaceX "will need all hands on deck to recover from what is, quite frankly, a disaster," Musk wrote in an email recently.

Source: Live Science

12/01/2021

SpaceX's Starlink internet satellites forced to dodge Russian anti-satellite test debris

But Elon Musk is not too fussed ...

Source: Space.com

12/01/2021

SpaceX raises Falcon 9 rocket vertical for Starlink rideshare launch

SpaceX has raised Falcon 9 vertical for a record-breaking Starlink and rideshare mission known as Starlink Group 4 Launch 3 (4-3). According to Spaceflight Now, Falcon 9 rolled out to SpaceX’s Cape Canaveral LC-40 launch pad and was expected to perform a stat…

Source: Teslarati

11/30/2021

Elon Musk confirms he's worried SpaceX could go bankrupt

The world's richest person is worried one of his companies could go bankrupt if it doesn't make it to space early and often starting next year.

Source: CNET

11/30/2021

Elon Musk Frantically Warns Employees of Potential SpaceX Bankruptcy

Musk advised employees to work over the weekend after reading Raptor engine production issues were far worse than previously thought.

Source: Gizmodo.com

11/30/2021

Starship engine 'crisis' poses possible bankruptcy risk for SpaceX, Elon Musk says: report

SpaceX "will need all hands on deck to recover from what is, quite frankly, a disaster," Musk wrote in an email recently.

Source: Space.com

11/30/2021

Glorious new ISS views shot from SpaceX Dragon will give you all the feels

Crew-2 astronauts fly around the International Space Station and deliver a stunning set of images.

Source: CNET

11/30/2021

International Space Station shines in glamour shots from SpaceX Crew Dragon

The ISS poses for some new portraits taken from the viewpoint of a Crew Dragon spacecraft headed back to Earth.

Source: CNET

11/30/2021

Elon Musk tells SpaceX employees that Starship engine crisis is creating a 'risk of bankruptcy'

Elon Musk is angry with the lack of progress SpaceX has made in developing the Raptor engines that power its Starship rocket.

Source: CNBC

11/30/2021

NASA wants SpaceX to dock Dragons at new Russian space station ‘node’

State media agency RIA says that NASA and Roscosmos are negotiating an agreement that would eventually allow SpaceX Dragon spacecraft and other future visiting vehicles to dock to a new Russian ‘node’ module recently installed on the International Space Stati…

Source: Teslarati

11/30/2021

Weather forecast favorable for SpaceX launch this week – Spaceflight Now

Source: Spaceflight Now

11/29/2021

SpaceX drone ship heads to sea for record-breaking Starlink launch

SpaceX’s newest drone ship is on its way out into the Atlantic Ocean for a Starlink mission that will break the company’s record for annual launch cadence. Somewhat confusing known as Starlink Shell 4 Launch 3 or Starlink 4-3, the batch of 53 laser-linked V1.…

Source: Teslarati

11/28/2021

NASA and SpaceX Launch First Rocket to Test Defense Against Giant Asteroid By Starting With Small One

NASA launched DART (Double Asteroid Redirection Test), the world’s first technology mission to defend Earth against asteroids or comets.

Source: Good News Network

11/23/2021

SpaceX is launching a NASA spacecraft that will crash into an asteroid

Elon Musk's SpaceX is set to launch a first-of-its-kind planetary defense mission for NASA in the early hours of Wednesday morning.

Source: CNBC

11/23/2021

SpaceX will launch NASA's DART mission to crash into an asteroid soon and you can watch it live

"What we're trying to learn is how to deflect a threat," NASA's Thomas Zurbuchen said.

Source: Space.com

11/23/2021

SpaceX to round out 2021 with a burst of Falcon launches

After an unusual cadence downtick in the third quarter of the year, SpaceX looks set to round out the last several weeks of 2021 with a burst of Falcon 9 launches from all three of its East and West Coast pads. NASA confirmed in a November 22nd briefing that …

Source: Teslarati

11/23/2021

SpaceX ready for first launch with NASA interplanetary mission – Spaceflight Now

Source: Spaceflight Now

11/22/2021

SpaceX rocket business leadership shakes up as two VPs depart

The leadership of SpaceX's rocket business has been shaken up, CNBC has learned, including the departure of two vice presidents from Elon Musk's company.

Source: CNBC

11/22/2021

SpaceX to give SoCal residents evening lightshow on Tuesday, Nov. 23

SpaceX launches can be particularly impressive, since the Hawthorne aerospace company pilots the first stage of its Falcon 9 rockets back to Earth following separation from the spacecraft being sen…

Source: The Daily Breeze

11/21/2021

Elon Musk & Grimes' Son Sits On Dad's Lap & Says Hi In SpaceX Video

Elon Musk and Grimes' little boy is ready for his close-up! The former couple's son, X AE A-Xii, made a rare on-camera appearance while sitting on Elon's lap...

Source: YouTube

11/21/2021

Elon Musk Shares Rare Glimpse Of His Son With Grimes, AE A-Xii, 1, In SpaceX Video Presentation

Elon Musk was briefly joined by his adorable one-year-old son X AE A-Xii as he gave a virtual presentation that included an update on the fully reusable spacecraft, Starship on Wednesday.

Source: Hollywood Life

11/21/2021

Elon Musk's Son X AE A-Xii Steals the Spotlight During SpaceX Video Presentation

X AE A-Xii, whose mother is musician Grimes, left a memorable impression during his brief cameo on camera alongside his dad

Source: PEOPLE

11/19/2021

SpaceX and NASA plan to crash a satellite into an asteroid next week

SpaceX and NASA have completed a static fire test and will launch the Double Asteroid Redirection Test (DART) on November 21st..

Source: Engadget

11/19/2021

French astronaut's jaw-dropping photos from SpaceX mission capture bright auroras and raging wildfires

Thomas Pesquet took thousands of photos during his six months orbiting Earth. Some are stunningly beautiful. Others, ominous.

Source: Business Insider

11/19/2021

SpaceX schedules next Starlink launch, prepares to fire up rocket for asteroid redirect mission

SpaceX has scheduled its next East Coast Starlink launch just a few weeks after the latest as a different Falcon 9 rocket prepares to launch NASA’s DART asteroid redirection demonstration mission. On Tuesday, NASA confirmed that a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket is on…

Source: Teslarati

11/18/2021

NASA Invites Media to SpaceX's 24th Cargo Launch to Space Station

Media accreditation is now open for SpaceX’s 24th cargo resupply mission for NASA to the International Space Station.

Source: NASA

11/18/2021

SpaceX details plan to build Mars Base Alpha with reusable Starship rockets

For the first time, SpaceX has teamed up with researchers from NASA and several other US institutions to publicly discuss how it plans to use Starship to build Mars Base Alpha. Save for a handful of comments spread around the periphery of SpaceX and CEO Elon …

Source: Teslarati

11/18/2021

SpaceX plans first Starship orbital test flight for January 2022

Elon Musk says SpaceX is aiming to launch a Starship orbital flight as soon as January, although that hinges on everything going according to plan..

Source: Engadget

11/18/2021

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk forecasts a dozen Starship launches next year

CEO Elon Musk has provided a small update on SpaceX’s next-generation Starship rocket in a brief statement to and Q&A with the board of the US National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine. While it’s now been more than two years since Musk last ga…

Source: Teslarati

11/18/2021

Elon Musk says SpaceX 'hoping' to launch Starship's first orbital flight in January

Elon Musk says SpaceX hopes Starship's first orbital flight will happen in January

Source: Fox Business

11/18/2021

SpaceX could launch 1st Starship to orbit in January, Elon Musk says

The company hopes to conduct a dozen or so orbital Starship flights next year.

Source: Space.com

11/18/2021

SpaceX aims to conduct first orbital flight of Starship in January, Musk says

SpaceX has been advancing the development of Starship, the largest ultra-super-heavy reusable launch system ever designed in history, at a jaw-dropping pace — and CEO Elon Musk is “comfortable” it will reach orbit sometime next year. Musk made the comments — …

Source: TechCrunch

11/17/2021

SpaceX is about to break its own annual launch record – Spaceflight Now

Source: Spaceflight Now

11/17/2021

NASA, SpaceX Moon Landing Could Be Delayed 'Several Years': OIG

SpaceX's Starship spaceship and NASA's new spacesuits still need to be developed and tested, per the Office of the Inspector General's report.

Source: Business Insider

11/16/2021

NASA Assigns Astronaut Jessica Watkins to NASA's SpaceX Crew-4 Mission

NASA has assigned astronaut Jessica Watkins to serve as a mission specialist on the agency’s upcoming SpaceX Crew-4 mission, the fourth crew rotation flight of the Crew Dragon spacecraft to the International Space Station.

Source: NASA

11/16/2021

Astronauts aboard Space Station scrambled into SpaceX capsule for safety after debris clour warning

Mission control in Houston woke the astronauts early Monday to tell them to evacuate the space station and take shelter inside their Dragon spacecraft.

Source: The Washington Post

11/16/2021

SpaceX's latest Starlink launch looks like a sci-fi fantasy

You may not be able to get Starlink yet, but you can still see some pretty rocket pictures.

Source: Mashable

11/15/2021

SpaceX fires up six-engine Starship, aces Starlink launch 18 hours apart

SpaceX has rounded out a jam-packed week of spaceflight activity by completing a record-breaking Starship static fire and first East Coast Starlink launch in half a year less than a day apart. The eventful period began on November 8th, when Crew Dragon C206 d…

Source: Teslarati

11/15/2021

Must See NASA Images of the Week: SpaceX Launch, The Force Awakens, Dark Star-Hatching frEGGs

Crew-3 Launches to the Space Station A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket carrying the company's Crew Dragon spacecraft is launched on NASA’s SpaceX Crew-3 mission to the International Space Station with NASA astronauts Raja Chari, Tom Marshburn, Kayla Barron, and ESA (E…

Source: SciTechDaily

11/14/2021

SpaceX shows off epic photo of Starship SN20 engine test

Starship SN20 will be SpaceX's first to reach orbit.

Source: Space.com

11/14/2021

Ex-SpaceX worker accuses company of racial discrimination, harassment

A former SpaceX engineer filed a lawsuit alleging the company discriminated against him and paid him "substantially" less than other employees.

Source: Business Insider

11/13/2021

SpaceX launches Starlink satellites to improve global access to internet

SpaceX has expanded its constellation of low-Earth-orbit satellites, with the launch of 53 Starlink satellites from Florida.

Source: ABC News (AU)

11/13/2021

SpaceX launches Starlink satellites after upgrading user antennas

SpaceX successfully deployed another 53 Starlink satellites Nov. 13 in its first dedicated launch for the broadband constellation in two months.

Source: SpaceNews

11/13/2021

SpaceX launch starts deployment of new Starlink orbital shell – Spaceflight Now

Source: Spaceflight Now

11/13/2021

SpaceX launches 53 Starlink internet satellites and lands rocket in foggy flight

It's SpaceX's second rocket launch in a busy week.

Source: Space.com

11/12/2021

SpaceX fires up Starship SN20 prototype in key 6-engine test (video)

SN20 continues its march toward launch.

Source: Space.com

11/12/2021

SpaceX delays Starlink launch amid busy week as weather threatens

SpaceX has postponed the latest flight of its Starlink satellite fleet this morning (Nov. 12) due to poor weather conditions at the launch site.

Source: Space.com

11/12/2021

Outside of Earth's 'shell,' SpaceX's Crew-3 reveal turtle as zero-g indicator

"We are really excited about the upcoming Turtle-takeover of the space station."

Source: Live Science

11/12/2021

SpaceX will launch 53 Starlink satellites Saturday after weather scrubs flight. How to watch live.

Liftoff is set for 7:40 a.m. EST (1240 GMT).

Source: Space.com

11/12/2021

SpaceX crew capsule docks at International Space Station – Spaceflight Now

Source: Spaceflight Now

11/12/2021

SpaceX's Crew Dragon Endurance arrives at space station with four Crew-3 astronauts

A shiny new SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule carrying four astronauts to the International Space Station as part of the company's Crew-3 mission docked successfully at the orbiting lab Thursday evening (Nov. 11).

Source: Space.com

11/11/2021

Brilliant fireball lights up night sky after SpaceX Crew-3 astronaut launch

Stargazers watching the rocket launch got an extra light show.

Source: Space.com

11/11/2021

Fireball or large meteor zips through sky during SpaceX launch

More than 200 meteor reports streamed in from 13 states.

Source: The Washington Post

11/11/2021

Outside of Earth's 'shell,' SpaceX's Crew-3 reveal turtle as zero-g indicator

"We are really excited about the upcoming Turtle-takeover of the space station."

Source: Space.com

11/11/2021

SpaceX launches four astronauts to International Space Station

After series of delays, Elon Musk’s private company SpaceX launches four astronauts to the International Space Station.

Source: Al Jazeera English

11/11/2021

SpaceX debuts new Dragon capsule in launch to the International Space Station – Spaceflight Now

Source: Spaceflight Now

11/11/2021

NASA's SpaceX Crew-3 Astronauts Arrive at the Space Station

Watch the SpaceX Crew-3 astronauts arrive at the International Space Station aboard the Crew Dragon Endurance spacecraft. Kayla Barron, Raja Chari, and Thoma...

Source: YouTube

11/11/2021

NASA's SpaceX Crew-3 Astronauts Headed to International Space Station

NASA’s SpaceX Crew-3 astronauts are in orbit following their launch to the International Space Station on the third commercial crew rotation mission aboard the microgravity laboratory.

Source: NASA

11/11/2021

SpaceX successfully launches four astronauts on Crew-3 mission to the space station

On November 10th, SpaceX launched another crew of four astronauts to the International Space Station on the company’s Crew-3 mission for NASA. Three NASA astronauts and one German astronaut with the European Space Agency will stay for six months on the ISS.

Source: The Verge

11/11/2021

NASA and SpaceX Investigated Parachute Incident Before Launch

The agency was satisfied after a review of the incident during Monday’s landing of a SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule.

Source: New York Times

11/10/2021

Watch Live: SpaceX's NASA Crew-3 Launch Mission

The astronauts will replace a crew that landed in the Gulf of Mexico on Monday. They will stay in orbit until April 2022.

Source: New York Times

11/10/2021

Watch SpaceX launch the Crew-3 mission for NASA, the company's fifth human spaceflight

Elon Musk's SpaceX is planning to launch four astronauts from Florida on Wednesday.

Source: CNBC

11/10/2021

NASA's SpaceX Crew-2 Astronauts to Discuss Mission, Splashdown

NASA’s SpaceX Crew-2 astronauts will answer questions about their International Space Station mission during a post-landing news conference at 9:15 a.m. EST Monday, Nov. 15.

Source: NASA

11/10/2021

SpaceX to launch Crew-3 astronauts for NASA today. Here's how to watch it live.

Liftoff is scheduled for 9:03 p.m. EST (0203 GMT on Nov. 9).

Source: Space.com

11/10/2021

NASA, SpaceX launch 4 more astronauts into orbit on flight to space station

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Reuters) -NASA and private rocket company SpaceX launched four astronauts into orbit late on Wednesday, sending a veteran spacewalker, ...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

11/10/2021

SpaceX ready for back to back astronaut, Starlink launches

Two SpaceX Falcon 9 rockets remain on track to attempt back-to-back astronaut and Starlink satellite launches later this week. Both SpaceX East Coast drone ships Just Read The Instructions (JRTI) and A Shortfall of Gravitas (ASOG) and two new support and fair…

Source: Teslarati

11/10/2021

Nasa will move International Space Station to avoid flying ‘junk’ – just hours before Elon Musk’s SpaceX Cr...

Source: The-sun.com

11/09/2021

Stars fell on Alabama? No, just SpaceX’s Endeavor streaking through the sky

It wasn’t a bird or a plane or even the Man of Steel

Source: AL.com

11/09/2021

Stargazers spot SpaceX's Crew-2 Dragon streaking across the night sky in amazing photos

It looks like New Orleans and Florida got quite the show.

Source: Space.com

11/09/2021

SpaceX's Endeavor capsule appears like a shooting star or 'donut UFO' over Louisiana and Alabama

SpaceX's Endeavour capsule appeared like a bright light streaking through the sky during its return Monday evening. Sightings of the light show were reported in Louisiana and Alabama.

Source: Daily Mail

11/09/2021

SpaceX capsule with four astronauts returns to earth | WION Edge

Four astronauts who arrived at the International Space Station in April for a long-duration science mission began their return voyage to Earth as their Space...

Source: YouTube

11/09/2021

Watch NASA's SpaceX Crew-3 Mission Launch (Trailer)

On Nov. 10 at 9:03 p.m. EST (02:03 UTC Nov. 11), the Crew-3 flight will carry NASA astronauts Raja Chari, mission commander; Tom Marshburn, pilot; and Kayla ...

Source: YouTube

11/09/2021

SpaceX crew capsule brings astronauts home after nearly 200 days in orbit – Spaceflight Now

Source: Spaceflight Now

11/09/2021

Broken SpaceX toilet forces Crew-2 to return in diapers

Puts a whole new spin on 'To boldly go where no one has gone before'

Source: Theregister.com

11/09/2021

SpaceX Carries NASA Astronaut Mission Home With Safe Water Landing

The Crew-2 astronauts spent nearly 200 days in orbit, and their stay aboard the International Space Station was punctuated with surprises.

Source: New York Times

11/09/2021

SpaceX returns 4 astronauts to Earth, ending 200-day flight

Four astronauts aboard SpaceX’s flagship Dragon capsule returned to Earth on Monday night after spending 200 days in space.

Source: New York Post

11/09/2021

SpaceX Dragon capsule with Crew-2 astronauts splashes down in Gulf of Mexico

The four Crew-2 astronauts returned to Earth after 199 days in space.

Source: Space.com

11/09/2021

SpaceX Crew Capsule Toilet Fails, Astronauts Relying on Diapers to Get Home

After a similar issue in September, we must ask: Does Elon Musk have a space toilet problem?

Source: The Drive

11/09/2021

New Orleans residents could see SpaceX's reentry tonight at 9:30. Here's how.

New Orleans residents could get a glimpse of the SpaceX capsule as it re-enters Earth's atmosphere around 9:30 p.m. Monday. Expect a 5- to 10-minute fireball and sonic boom as

Source: NOLA.com

11/09/2021

SpaceX's Broken Toilet Means Diapers or Hold It for NASA Crew

The malfunctioning toilet was first detected in another SpaceX capsule last month.

Source: New York Times

11/08/2021

SpaceX Crew-2 Dragon astronauts depart space station for return to Earth

Splashdown is set for tonight at 10:33 p.m. EST (0333 Nov. 9 GMT).

Source: Space.com

11/08/2021

NASA's SpaceX Crew-2 Returns Home: Splashdown

Their spacecraft has undocked from the International Space Station, and four astronauts are on the journey home to Earth. Watch live as the SpaceX Crew Drago...

Source: YouTube

11/08/2021

Sonic boom, fireball in the sky a possibility Monday night as SpaceX capsule returns to Earth

SpaceX's Crew-2 mission is returning to Earth, which means South Mississippi might hear noises or see a fireball in the sky on Monday.

Source: WLOX

11/08/2021

Fireball spotted in the sky as SpaceX capsule returns to Earth

Did you see a fireball streak across the night sky Monday? If so, you weren’t alone.

Source: FOX 8 Live WVUE

11/08/2021

Fireball spotted in the sky as SpaceX capsule returns to Earth

Did you see a fireball streak across the night sky Monday? If so, you weren’t alone.

Source: WAFB

11/08/2021

SpaceX astronauts to spend 8 hours in diapers, not 20, after ISS delay

The SpaceX astronauts on the Crew-2 mission have to wear "undergarments" because of a toilet leak on the Crew Dragon craft.

Source: Business Insider

11/08/2021

Poor ISS Astronauts Will Return Home in Diapers as SpaceX's Toilet Keeps Leaking Pee

After almost 200 days in space, four astronauts are returning to Earth this week from the International Space Station (ISS). The only problem? The eight-or-so-hour mission will be toilet-less after the SpaceX Dragon capsule toilet was found to leak

Source: ScienceAlert

11/08/2021

A broken toilet on SpaceX capsule means astronauts will return to Earth in diapers

NASA astronaut Megan McArthur called the situation "sub-optimal," but says the crew's four astronauts are "prepared to deal with it." They will return home after spending nearly 200 days in space.

Source: NPR

11/07/2021

SpaceX Crew-3 launch delayed again, this time to November 10th

The SpaceX Crew-3 mission to the International Space Station has been delayed again, this time to November 10th, NASA said Sunday. Weather delays and a medical issue with one of the crew members caused earlier delays.

Source: The Verge

11/07/2021

SpaceX schedules first East Coast Starlink launch in half a year

In just a few days, SpaceX’s next Starlink mission has gone from a complete mystery to a firm launch date. Set to be SpaceX’s first Starlink launch in almost two months and first East Coast Starlink mission in almost half a year, the launch effectively came o…

Source: Teslarati

11/07/2021

First orbital SpaceX Starship to splash down, sink off Kauai

Source: Google News

11/07/2021

First orbital SpaceX Starship to splash down, sink off Kauai

Nov. 7—At the end of the first orbital test flight for its 164-foot Starship, SpaceX envisions a reentry into the atmosphere at speeds approaching Mach 25...

Source: Honolulu Star-Advertiser

11/07/2021

SpaceX, NASA delay return to Earth of Crew-2 astronauts on Dragon spaceship

The astronauts will now undock Monday and splashdown late Monday night.

Source: Space.com

11/07/2021

Former SpaceX exec says the public has a different perception of Elon Musk: 'We see him differently during work.'

Elon Musk jokes around at work but it's harder for the public to know when he's joking, former SpaceX Vice President Hans Koenigsmann told Insider.

Source: Business Insider

11/07/2021

NASA SpaceX Endeavour broken toilets forces astronauts to use diapers

The astronauts boarding the Endeavour's return flight will have to use diapers on their return flight due to a broken toilet.

Source: The Jerusalem Post

11/07/2021

SpaceX Crew-2 astronauts leaving space station Sunday: Watch it live

Departure is scheduled for 12:04 p.m. EST (1704 GMT) on Sunday (Nov. 7).

Source: Space.com

11/06/2021

No toilet for returning SpaceX crew, stuck using diapers

Source: ABC News

11/06/2021

SpaceX toilet leak forces astronauts to use diapers on trip back to Earth

‘Spaceflight is full of lots of little challenges’, says US member of crew which grew first chilis in space

Source: The Guardian

11/06/2021

NASA’s SpaceX Crew-2 Astronauts Returning to Earth – Watch It Live

NASA’s SpaceX Crew-2 mission now is targeting a return to Earth no earlier than 7:14 a.m. EST Monday, November 8, with a splashdown off the coast of Florida. The Crew Dragon spacecraft, named Endeavour, is scheduled to undock from the International Space Stat…

Source: SciTechDaily

11/06/2021

Blue Origin's lawsuit looks 'desperate,' says former SpaceX executive

Hans Koenigsmann told Insider he doesn't think there's anything Elon Musk's SpaceX needs to beat Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin at.

Source: Business Insider

11/06/2021

No toilet for returning SpaceX crew, stuck using diapers

The astronauts who will depart the International Space Station on Sunday will be stuck using diapers on the way home because of their capsule's broken toilet.

Source: Phys.Org

11/06/2021

Coverage Set for NASA's SpaceX Crew-2 Return to Earth

NASA’s SpaceX Crew-2 mission now is targeting a return to Earth no earlier than 7:14 a.m. EST Monday, Nov. 8, with a splashdown off the coast of Florida.

Source: NASA

11/05/2021

Blue Origin loses lawsuit, allowing NASA to move ahead with SpaceX moon lander – Spaceflight Now

Source: Spaceflight Now

11/05/2021

SpaceX Crew-3 Launch Delayed Until at Least Next Week – NASA May Bring Crew-2 Astronauts Home First

NASA and SpaceX continue to review launch and return opportunities for the upcoming crew rotation flights to and from the International Space Station as part of the agency’s Commercial Crew Program. Mission teams now are considering whether to return the agen…

Source: SciTechDaily

11/05/2021

Bezos' Blue Origin loses lawsuit over SpaceX contract

CNBC's Shep Smith reports that Blue Origin, a space company started by Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, has lost a lawsuit against NASA over a contract that was aw...

Source: YouTube

11/04/2021

Blue Origin Loses NASA Lawsuit Over Lunar Lander Contract That Went to SpaceX

A judge granted the government’s motion to dismiss the case, clearing the way for SpaceX and NASA to continue work on the Artemis lander.

Source: Gizmodo.com

11/04/2021

NASA restricting use of SpaceX Dragon spacecraft toilet for Crew-2 astronauts

NASA's Crew-2 astronauts will be unable to use the toilet on SpaceX's Dragon spacecraft when they return home from the International Space Station in November.

Source: Fox Business

11/04/2021

Bezos' Blue Origin loses NASA lawsuit; win for Musk’s SpaceX

A Federal Court of Claims judge ruled against Blue Origin on Thursday, dismissing the case and the claims of safety concerns.

Source: Fox Business

11/04/2021

SpaceX accepts delivery of NASA’s DART asteroid impact spacecraft

NASA says that the Double Asteroid Redirect Mission (DART) impactor spacecraft has arrived at SpaceX’s Vandenberg Space Force Base (VSFB) facilities for a launch later this month. After being carefully packaged for shipment from Maryland’s Johns Hopkins Unive…

Source: Teslarati

11/04/2021

Boeing Wins FCC Approval for Satellite Internet Despite SpaceX's Best Attempts

SpaceX, which owns Starlink, claimed Boeing's satellites would cause interference, but that argument didn't fly.

Source: Gizmodo.com

11/03/2021

FCC approves Boeing satellites, rejecting SpaceX’s interference claims

FCC approves 147-satellite plan without adding conditions requested by SpaceX.

Source: Ars Technica

11/02/2021

NASA's SpaceX Crew-2 Astronauts Advance Research in Space

After more than six months aboard the International Space Station, the astronauts of NASA’s SpaceX Crew-2 mission are returning home. The four crew members -...

Source: YouTube

11/02/2021

SpaceX astronaut launch for NASA delayed by 'minor medical issue'

NASA said the medical issue was not an emergency and was not related to COVID-19. But the agency is monitoring the astronauts' health.

Source: Business Insider

11/02/2021

SpaceX's leaky Crew Dragon toilet means 4 astronauts returning to Earth will have to rely on 'undergarments' instead, a NASA official said

Source: Google News

11/02/2021

SpaceX leaky toilet: astronauts will need 'undergarments' says NASA

The toilet on SpaceX's Crew Dragon spacecraft has a leak problem. Crew-2 astronauts will have to rely on "undergarments" instead, NASA said.

Source: Business Insider

11/02/2021

SpaceX Crew Dragon launch to space station delayed by "minor medical issue"

NASA says the issue is not an emergency and not related to COVID-19, but no other details were provided.

Source: CBS News

11/02/2021

Nasa delays SpaceX launch to ISS over ‘medical issue’ with astronaut

It is the first such delay by Nasa since 1990 when the mission commander of Space Shuttle Atlantis fell ill

Source: The Guardian

11/01/2021

This astronaut is spending his SpaceX launch delay cleaning up a Florida beach

'Clean oceans, clean space,' is what was in Matthias Maurer's mind while filling bags on the beach.

Source: Space.com

11/01/2021

SpaceX's Crew-3 astronaut launch for NASA delayed by 'minor medical issue'

Crew-3 will now launch no earlier than Saturday (Nov. 6).

Source: Space.com

11/01/2021

SpaceX Crew-3 launch of NASA astronauts: How to watch the rescheduled liftoff

The issue is not a medical emergency, according to NASA.

Source: CNET

11/01/2021

Leaky SpaceX toilet problem will force astronauts to use backup 'undergarments'

Issues with the toilet on board SpaceX's Crew Dragon capsule will leave a group of four astronauts without a bathroom option during their hours-long trip back home from the International Space Station aboard the 13-foot-wide capsule this month.

Source: CNN

11/01/2021

SpaceX: Chip shortage is impacting “our ability to fulfill” Starlink orders

Starlink exits beta, but "silicon shortages have delayed production."

Source: Ars Technica

10/31/2021

NASA Delays SpaceX Crew-3 Launch to the International Space Station

NASA and SpaceX now are targeting 1:10 a.m. EDT Wednesday, November 3, for the agency’s Crew-3 launch to the International Space Station due to a large storm system meandering across the Ohio Valley and through northeastern United States this weekend, elevati…

Source: SciTechDaily

10/30/2021

NASA delays SpaceX Crew-3 launch to November 3rd | Engadget

NASA has pushed the launch of SpaceX's Crew-3 mission to November 3rd due to weather..

Source: Engadget

10/30/2021

SpaceX Crew-3 launch of NASA astronauts delayed: How to watch the rescheduled liftoff

Potentially windy conditions along the flight path on Halloween spooked NASA.

Source: CNET

10/30/2021

Weather Delays SpaceX Launch of Crew-3 Astronauts for NASA

The four crew members, three Americans and one German, were originally scheduled to launch on Sunday.

Source: New York Times

10/30/2021

SpaceX delays astronaut flight due to rough wind, waves

SpaceX has bumped its next astronaut flight for NASA until Wednesday because of rough wind and waves hundreds of miles away.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

10/29/2021

Major solar flare won't delay SpaceX Crew-3 astronaut launch on Halloween, NASA says

NASA officials say that the agency's Halloween astronaut launch will not be affected by a massive solar flare that's scheduled to hit Earth this weekend.

Source: Space.com

10/29/2021

With NASA astronauts launching on SpaceX rockets, a tradition returns: flowers.

For every U.S. mission with NASA astronauts, a family from Texas has sent a bouquet of roses to NASA's Mission Control Center to show support to those who keep the astronauts safe.

Source: NPR

10/29/2021

SpaceX to launch fourth mission to ISS on Sunday

As NASA and SpaceX prepare to send their fourth crew of astronauts to the International Space Station, they are driving home the message that space flight remains a tremendously risky endeavor.

Source: The Washington Post

10/29/2021

How to watch SpaceX’s Crew-3 mission to the International Space Station

Early in the morning on October 31st, SpaceX will launch its next astronauts to the International Space Station for NASA, part of the company’s Crew-3 mission. Liftoff is scheduled for 2:21AM ET out of Cape Canaveral, Florida.

Source: The Verge

10/29/2021

Rocket Report: Russia finally agrees to fly SpaceX, Firefly targets early 2022

"From our viewpoint, SpaceX has gained sufficient experience."

Source: Ars Technica

10/28/2021

SpaceX rolls Raptor Vacuum engines to launch pad for Starship’s next tests

For the second time, SpaceX is gearing up to install a full six Raptor engines on the first orbital-class Starship prototype. This time around, though, there’s reason to believe that the preparations SpaceX is making aren’t a false start and could culminate i…

Source: Teslarati

10/28/2021

SpaceX test-fires crew rocket as teams monitor downrange abort zone weather – Spaceflight Now

Source: Spaceflight Now

10/28/2021

SpaceX Flexes Giant Starship-Catching "Chopsticks" for the First Time

Weird flex, but OK.

Source: Futurism

10/28/2021

SpaceX fires up Falcon 9 rocket for Crew-3 Halloween astronaut launch

The Crew-3 mission is scheduled to lift off early Sunday morning (Oct. 31).

Source: Space.com

10/27/2021

SpaceX fixes Crew Dragon toilet after mishap in space

Before the next launch to space, NASA must look over and approve some changes SpaceX made to address some issues with a key component — the toilet.

Source: KSL.com

10/27/2021

SpaceX has discovered urine leaks on 2 Crew Dragon spaceships

SpaceX's passengers were safe from their own urine, since it never entered the cabin. But astronauts discovered the same issue on another Crew Dragon.

Source: Business Insider

10/26/2021

The Surprise Reason Why Tesla And SpaceX Billionaire Elon Musk Supports Dogecoin Over Shiba Inu, Bitcoin And Ethereum

Helping you understand the world of bitcoin and crypto, every weekday

Source: Forbes

10/26/2021

SpaceX's Crew Dragon 'safe enough' to fly Russian cosmonauts, Roscosmos chief says

Russia previously voiced reservations about SpaceX experience with human spaceflight.

Source: Space.com

10/26/2021

SpaceX fixes Crew Dragon toilet before this weekend's launch

A SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule is slated to take a group of professional astronauts to space this weekend. But first, NASA must look over and approve some changes SpaceX made to address some issues with a key component — the toilet.

Source: CNN

10/26/2021

Elon Musk's SpaceX now valued at $100 billion: report

SpaceX has apparently become the second-most valuable private company in the world.

Source: Space.com

10/26/2021

SpaceX given green light to launch Crew-3 mission to ISS, Crew-2's return date set - NASASpaceFlight.com

Having completed the Flight Readiness Review for the United States Crew Vehicle 3 (USCV-3) mission,…

Source: NASASpaceflight.com

10/26/2021

Elon Musk Reveals Real Reason He Supports Dogecoin, Says Many People at Tesla and Spacex Own DOGE – Altcoins Bitcoin News

Elon Musk has revealed the real reason he supports the meme cryptocurrency dogecoin. He shared that a lot of people he talks to at his companies, Tesla and Spacex, own dogecoin, noting that "it felt like the people's crypto."

Source: Bitcoin.com

10/26/2021

SpaceX is 'go' to launch astronauts to space station on Halloween

But there's one issue to resolve first — a slight redesign of a space toilet.

Source: Space.com

10/25/2021

Watch NASA's SpaceX Crew-3 Mission Launch on Oct. 31 (Trailer)

On Oct. 31, 2021, NASA's SpaceX Crew-3 mission is set to launch to the International Space Station. Broadcast Launch coverage begins at 10 p.m. EDT Oct. 30.T...

Source: YouTube

10/25/2021

SpaceX fires up first upgraded Starship engine

CEO Elon Musk has implicitly revealed that SpaceX recently conducted the first test of Starship’s new Raptor 2 engine. Aside from kicking off integrated static fire testing of a refined, operationalized version of Raptor, the first prototype may have briefly …

Source: Teslarati

10/25/2021

SpaceX shows off its 'Gateway to Mars' for Starship launches in video

The company is waiting on regulatory approval for its first orbital mission.

Source: Space.com

10/24/2021

Elon Musk Responds To Benzinga Report: 'Lots Of' SpaceX And Tesla Workers Own Dogecoin — He Does Not Own

Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO and

Source: Benzinga

10/22/2021

FAA wraps up public hearings on SpaceX Starship launch site environmental review

The agency will keep accepting public comments through Nov. 1.

Source: Space.com

10/22/2021

How SpaceX ignited a new Raptor engine on Starship without an explosion

So why don't all rocket engines have giant nozzles?

Source: Ars Technica

10/22/2021

SpaceX test fires Starship as FAA reviews key license for first orbital launch

Elon Musk's SpaceX completed two test firings of Starship 20, preparing for the rocket's first orbital launch while the FAA reviews its license request.

Source: CNBC

10/22/2021

SpaceX's SN20 Starship prototype completes its first static fire test

SpaceX has fired a Raptor vacuum engine integrated onto a Starship for the first time..

Source: Engadget

10/22/2021

SpaceX Starship fires up Raptor Vacuum engine twice in one hour

After weeks of exceptionally cautious buildup, SpaceX’s first orbital-class Starship prototype has repeatedly broken new ground tests in the first few hours of its first static fire test window. SpaceX first installed Starship S20 on one of two suborbital lau…

Source: Teslarati

10/22/2021

SpaceX Starship Raptor vacuum engine fired for the first time

The RVac gets its first showing while strapped to the bottom of a Starship in delightful dusk test fire.

Source: CNET

10/22/2021

SpaceX's SN20 Starship prototype roars to life in 1st static fire tests (video)

SpaceX is prepping SN20 for an orbital test flight.

Source: Space.com

10/21/2021

Coverage Set for NASA's SpaceX Crew-3 Briefings, Events, Broadcasts

NASA will provide coverage of the upcoming prelaunch and launch activities for the agency’s SpaceX Crew-3 mission with astronauts to the International Space Station.

Source: NASA

10/21/2021

Critics and supporters come out in force to discuss SpaceX’s plans to launch from South Texas

On October 18th and October 20th, the Federal Aviation Administration conducted two virtual town halls to hear comments from the public about the agency’s environmental assessment of SpaceX’s launch facility in Boca Chica, Texas. The comments ranged from prai…

Source: The Verge

10/20/2021

Elon Musk could become the world's first trillionaire due to SpaceX

Elon Musk could become the world's first trillionaire. It won't be from car company Tesla — it'll likely be from his fledgling space startup SpaceX,

Source: USA Today

10/20/2021

SpaceX, NASA target Halloween launch for Crew-3 astronaut flight to space station

Four astronauts are getting ready to launch from Florida.

Source: Space.com

10/20/2021

Boeing Has a SpaceX Problem. Starliner Shows Why.

A test flight of Boeing's new Starliner—a space capsule designed to ferry astronauts to the International Space Station—is delayed until 2022, according to reports.

Source: Barron's

10/20/2021

SpaceX expected to become more valuable than Tesla, Morgan Stanley survey finds

A Morgan Stanley survey concluded that SpaceX is both a more attractive investment and expected to become more valuable than Tesla.

Source: CNBC

10/20/2021

SpaceX’s next Crew Dragon astronaut mission settles on Halloween launch

After initially moving forward 24 hours from October 31st to October 30th, SpaceX’s next Crew Dragon astronaut mission has slipped back to its initial Halloween launch date. Again scheduled to lift off around 2:21 am EDT (UTC-4) on Halloween morning, SpaceX’s…

Source: Teslarati

10/19/2021

Elon Musk Will Become a Trillionaire With SpaceX, Morgan Stanley Says

Source: Bloomberg

10/19/2021

The FAA Weighs the SpaceX Launch Site's Environmental Effects

The Federal Aviation Administration is conducting a review and public hearings involving the space company's expanded site in Boca Chica, Texas.

Source: Wired

10/19/2021

Morgan Stanley says SpaceX's Starship may 'transform investor expectations' about space

The valuation of Elon Musk's SpaceX has hit $100 billion, and Morgan Stanley believes its Starship rockets will have wide-reaching implications.

Source: CNBC

10/19/2021

Supporters and opponents of SpaceX launch site air their concerns

"This is a project that is profoundly going to change our area."

Source: Ars Technica

10/19/2021

SpaceX Starship proposal draws vocal public support, some criticism in FAA hearing

The US government is collecting public comment on an environmental review of the company's launch program at Boca Chica.

Source: CNET

10/18/2021

FAA to host virtual public hearing regarding SpaceX environmental assessment - KGBT

Editor’s note: This article has been updated with details about the hearing.  BROWNSVILLE, Texas (ValleyCentral) – The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) held a virtual public hearing regarding the SpaceX Draft Programmatic Environmental Assessment (PEA), …

Source: KGBT-TV

10/17/2021

Inspiration4 astronaut Sian Proctor reflects on historic SpaceX spaceflight experience

Sian Proctor, the pilot for SpaceX's historic Inspiration4 mission, is on cloud 9 after returning from her epic three-day-long spaceflight.

Source: Space.com

10/16/2021

SpaceX Starlink customers cancel $100 deposit after waiting 9 months

SpaceX said Starlink would go live in their area in mid or late 2021, but some customers became so fed up of waiting that they cancelled the deposit.

Source: Business Insider

10/13/2021

Astronauts in final training for flight on brand new SpaceX crew capsule – Spaceflight Now

Source: Spaceflight Now

10/12/2021

Stories from orbit: Q&A with SpaceX Inspiration4 commander Jared Isaacman

Jared Isaacman, commander of the SpaceX Inspiration4 mission, talked to CNBC in-depth about the three-day spaceflight experience.

Source: CNBC

10/12/2021

SpaceX: how Elon Musk’s new rocket could transform the space race

The entrepreneur hopes the Starship will help take humans to Mars. Rivals fear it will dominate US deep space exploration

Source: Financial Times

10/11/2021

Varda Space Industries will send its first space factory to orbit on a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket

Varda Space Industries, a startup that wants to build in-space manufacturing facilities, will be sending its first spacecraft to orbit aboard a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket in 2023. The actual spacecraft — the startup’s first to go to orbit — will be made by SpaceX…

Source: TechCrunch

10/11/2021

Varda Space Industries will send its first space factory to orbit on a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket

Varda Space Industries, a startup that wants to build in-space manufacturing facilities, will be sending its first spacecraft to orbit aboard a SpaceX Falcon...

Source: TechCrunch

10/11/2021

Varda Space selects SpaceX for launch of first space manufacturing satellite

Space manufacturing starting Varda Space will launch its first spacecraft on a Falcon 9 in early 2023 to test production of materials in microgravity.

Source: SpaceNews

10/10/2021

NASA Images of the Week: Rogue Planet, Dangerous Dance, SpaceX & Electric Propulsion

Hubble Detects a Dangerous Dance This NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope image features two interacting galaxies that are so intertwined, they have a collective name – Arp 91. Their delicate galactic dance takes place more than 100 million light-years from Earth…

Source: SciTechDaily

10/09/2021

SpaceX astronaut says she was sick for the first 2 days of Inspiration4's mission and thought the spaceflight wasn't long enough, a report says

Dr. Sian Proctor, who launched on SpaceX's Inspiration4 mission, said her head was "stuffy" on the second day, per National Geographic.

Source: Business Insider

10/08/2021

'There's a lot of FOMO' with SpaceX:' Expert on its $100B valuation

SpaceX, the private company which recently launched an all-civilian crew to space, has reportedly surpassed a $100 billion valuation.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

10/08/2021

Elon Musk's SpaceX hits $100 billion valuation after secondary share sale

The valuation of Elon Musk's SpaceX crossed $100 billion following the company's latest financing round, CNBC has learned, which was announced this week.

Source: CNBC

10/07/2021

Meet 'Endurance': New SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule gets a name

Endurance joins Endeavour and Resilience in the Crew Dragon fleet.

Source: Space.com

10/07/2021

Nothing says 'We believe in you' like NASA switching two 'nauts off Boeing's Starliner onto SpaceX's Crew Dragon

All change on 2022 ride to the ISS

Source: Theregister.com

10/07/2021

NASA moves 2 astronauts from Boeing missions to a future SpaceX launch following serious Starliner delays

Nicole Mann and Josh Cassada were meant to fly on Boeing's Starliner craft, but NASA has reassigned them to a 2022 SpaceX ISS mission.

Source: Business Insider

10/07/2021

Commercial Crew Shake-Up: NASA Reassigns Two Astronauts From Boeing Starliner to SpaceX Crew Dragon

NASA has reassigned astronauts Nicole Mann and Josh Cassada to the agency’s SpaceX Crew-5 mission to the International Space Station as part of the Commercial Crew Program. Mann and Cassada will serve as spacecraft commander and pilot, respectively, for the C…

Source: SciTechDaily

10/06/2021

NASA reassigns 2 astronauts from Boeing's Starliner to SpaceX's Crew Dragon

Nicole Mann and Josh Cassada have a new ride to space.

Source: Space.com

10/06/2021

NASA moves two astronauts off delayed Boeing missions to SpaceX in rare reassignment

NASA moved a pair of astronauts off of Boeing's first two crewed missions, in a rare reassignment as the Starliner capsule remains delayed in development.

Source: CNBC

10/04/2021

Payload issue delays SpaceX's next Falcon Heavy launch to early 2022 – Spaceflight Now

Source: Spaceflight Now

10/04/2021

SpaceX Starship: Elon Musk shares electrifying video of rocket during storm

Starship, SpaceX's under-development rocket, braved the elements during an impressive lightning display.

Source: Inverse

10/04/2021

Chinese space tourism firm's rocket appears to be inspired by SpaceX and Blue Origin's spacecraft

CAS Space, a commercial offshoot from the Chinese Academy of Sciences, unveiled renders of its space tourism rocket that looks similar to Blue Origin's New Shepard and SpaceX's Starship rocket.

Source: Daily Mail

10/04/2021

SpaceX's all-civilian crew gets their astronaut wings

Mission 'commander' Jared Isaacman, Sian Proctor, Hayley Arceneaux and Chris Sembroski received their astronaut wings in a presentation at SpaceX's headquarters in Hawthorne, California.

Source: Daily Mail

10/03/2021

SpaceX's private Inspiration4 crew gets their astronaut wings

"I cried when I got my wings!" - Inspiration4 pilot Sian Proctor.

Source: Space.com

10/02/2021

SpaceX's Dragon caused a sonic boom in Florida after splashing down in the Atlantic, residents say

Source: Google News

10/02/2021

SpaceX's Dragon caused a sonic boom in Florida after splashing down in the Atlantic, residents say

A sonic boom reportedly followed the landing of the Cargo Dragon spacecraft, which marked SpaceX's 23rd commercial resupply mission to the ISS.

Source: Business Insider

10/01/2021

Skywatchers see SpaceX's Dragon cargo craft streak across the night sky as it returned to Earth

The cargo ship made a sonic boom over Florida and Georgia as it glided toward the Atlantic Ocean.

Source: Space.com

10/01/2021

SpaceX's Dragon capsule looks like a shooting star as it causes sonic boom as it returned to Earth

Residents in Georgia and Florida reported seeing a light streak across the sky around 10:30pm ET and hearing a sonic boom shortly after, all of which was SpaceX's Dragon returning to Earth.

Source: Daily Mail

10/01/2021

Did you see it? SpaceX Dragon capsule soars over Georgia Thursday night

If you were outside Thursday night, you were in for a treat.

Source: WSB Atlanta

10/01/2021

VIDEO: Loud boom over Jacksonville was SpaceX Dragon capsule returning to earth - FirstCoastNews.com WTLV

Several First Coast News viewers reported hearing a loud boom in Jacksonville and surrounding areas, and some even heard it in South Georgia.

Source: FirstCoastNews.com WTLV-WJXX

10/01/2021

What was that sound? Probably a sonic boom during SpaceX splashdown.

Dozens of News4Jax viewers called the newsroom and emailed about a loud boom they heard on Thursday night.

Source: WJXT News4JAX

09/30/2021

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk Says Governments Cannot Destroy Crypto, Can Only Slow It Down

Elon Musk has once again hit back at U.S. regulators coming for crypto. Talking at the Code Conference which concluded Wednesday, Musk gave his opinions

Source: Bitcoinist

09/30/2021

SpaceX Dragon cargo ship heads for Earth packed with gravity-sensitive experiments

SpaceX's Dragon cargo resupply spacecraft undocked from the International Space Station packed full of science experiments after one month at the orbiting laboratory.

Source: Space.com

09/30/2021

SpaceX and NASA ready for CRS-23 Dragon return - NASASpaceFlight.com

Following a launch in late August and a month-long stay in orbit, SpaceX and NASA…

Source: NASASpaceflight.com

09/30/2021

Amazon says Musk's SpaceX is just as litigious as Bezos in 13-page PDF

Amazon listed 39 legal actions SpaceX had filed, going back as far as 2004. SpaceX CEO Elon Musk responded with two laughing emojis.

Source: Business Insider

09/30/2021

SpaceX almost ready to launch NASA asteroid impact spacecraft

Update: The NASA official quoted saying that the DART spacecraft had arrived at Vandenberg on September 27th appears to have been incorrect and may have accidentally confused the arrival of an “advance team” with the arrival of the spacecraft itself. Science …

Source: Teslarati

09/28/2021

Elon Musk Says SpaceX Reusable Rockets Could Cost Less Than $1 Million

The Tesla and SpaceX founder calls a fully reusable rocket the "holy grail," during an interview at the Code Conference.

Source: Business Insider