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SpaceX’s Mars rocket prototype has successful brief flight and landing

“Mars is looking real,” SpaceX founder and chief executive Elon Musk tweeted after the short hop. “Progress is accelerating.”

05 Aug 2020 10:08 PM

SpaceX success is bad news for Russia which was the sole transporter of astronauts since 2011

NASA gave up its shuttle programme in 2011 and since then has paid USD 80 million for each astronaut taken to the ISS on the Russian Soyuz.

31 May 2020 4:21 PM

SpaceX sends two NASA astronauts to ISS in historic mission

Elon Musk's SpaceX now becomes the first commercial company to launch a rocket carrying humans into orbit

31 May 2020 10:32 AM

SpaceX’s first ever commercial space flight a stepping stone to Elon Musk's ambition to conquer Mars

For the eccentric CEO, this is just the beginning: He’s planning to build a city on the red planet, and live there.

23 May 2020 9:22 PM

A vacation on the ISS for the first space tourists likely in 2021

One seat already booked as Axiom Space sells three $55 million tickets for a 10-day trip to the International Space Station on SpaceX craft

06 Mar 2020 8:13 PM

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Another giant leap for mankind as astronauts bake first space cookies

The cookies returned to Earth on the SpaceX Dragon spacecraft and will undergo testing by food scientists to determine if they are edible.

25 Jan 2020 11:13 AM

SpaceX says 'picture perfect' test paves way for human mission

SpaceX simulated a successful emergency landing on Sunday in a dramatic test of a crucial abort system on an unmanned astronaut capsule

20 Jan 2020 1:39 PM

Bad weather forces delay of SpaceX simulated rocket failure test

SpaceX said in a tweet that it was standing down from the Crew Dragon capsule test because of high winds & rough seas in the recovery area.

19 Jan 2020 2:54 PM

Japanese billionaire looks for a girlfriend as company on trip to Moon

A 44-year-old Japanese billionaire looking for a 'life partner' with whom he can share SpaceX's round trip to the Moon!

14 Jan 2020 11:32 AM

International Space Station gets a delivery of 'mighty mice', and worms

Don't worry, the organisms are a part of two- muscle building, and agricultural studies taking place on board the space station.

09 Dec 2019 10:51 AM

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Elon Musk wins defamation trial over his 'pedo guy' tweet

The unanimous verdict by a panel of five women and three men was returned after roughly 45 minutes of deliberation.

07 Dec 2019 5:00 PM

Musk's defamation trial over 'pedo guy' tweet is narrowed

Vernon Unsworth, who has denied the allegations, chose to pursue liability and damages claims.

30 Nov 2019 8:29 AM

NASA aims for first manned SpaceX mission in first-quarter 2020

If all goes well, SpaceX’s new Crew Dragon astronaut capsule will be ready for its first manned flight into orbit by first quarter of 2020

12 Oct 2019 2:52 PM

Elon Musk unveils new Mars rocket prototype, expects missions in months

Starship is the top half of Musk’s colossal interplanetary rocket system that stands 387 feet tall.

30 Sep 2019 7:45 AM

SpaceX's Mars rocket prototype rattles nerves of nearby residents during flight test

The prototype vehicle, resembling a chrome water tower with four landing legs, was originally slated for its test liftoff on Monday.

28 Aug 2019 9:33 AM

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Plans detailed for first US mission to land on moon since Apollo

Astrobotic said Peregrine would be the first American spacecraft to touch down on the moon since Apollo astronauts touched down in 1972.

20 Aug 2019 2:44 PM

NASA astronauts try on SpaceX suits for 2020 mission

The purpose of the dry run was to practice all the steps.

12 Aug 2019 7:44 AM

NASA spacemen try on SpaceX suits for 2020 mission

Astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley underwent 'suit-up procedures' at SpaceX headquarters.

11 Aug 2019 10:17 AM

Israel's Amos-17 satellite on way to destination orbit after SpaceX launch

The Israeli satellite operator is counting on Amos-17, which was manufactured by Boeing and will provide communication services to Africa.

08 Aug 2019 12:04 PM

SpaceX eyes Florida for launch site for Mars rocket

The Starship rocket is expected to launch up to 24 times a year from SpaceX’s current flagship launchpad 39A.

06 Aug 2019 10:48 AM

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