When is SpaceX Launching in July 2014July 12, 2016 – 03:49 pm

When is SpaceX Launching in July 2014

SpaceX made a fourth – and successful – attempt to launch its Falcon 9 v1.1 – tasked with orbiting six OG2 satellites for Orbcomm’s second generation constellation – on Monday. The latest attempt – from Space Launch Complex 40 (SLC-40) at Cape Canaveral – launched at 11:15 am local time, following a slight delay due to Ground Support Equipment (GSE) issue. Falcon 9 v1.1 Mission: As a result the satellite was left in an unusable orbit from which it…

Colonization of Mars ProjectJune 21, 2016 – 01:32 pm

Colonization of Mars Project

Artist s impression of Mars One s planned colony on the Red Planet, which would begin with the touchdown of four people in 2025 and continuing growing thereafter. Credit: Bryan Versteeg/Mars One One hundred people are still in the running to become humanity s first Mars explorers. The Netherlands-based nonprofit Mars One, which aims to land four pioneers on the Red Planet in 2025 as the vanguard of a permanent colony, has whittled its pool of astronaut…

Where is SpaceX in Seattle?June 16, 2016 – 01:19 pm

Where is SpaceX in Seattle?

PARIS — Elon Musk on Jan. 16 said SpaceX has submitted to international regulators the necessary documentation for a global satellite Internet project to eventually include some 4, satellites in low Earth orbit and initial service within five years. He also said Hawthorne, California-based SpaceX would not be pursuing a stock market listing for many years given the volatility of the launch-services market. Musk did not provide a name for his satellite…

Video of SpaceX DockingMay 26, 2016 – 11:25 am

Video of SpaceX Docking

By Ken Kremer KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FL – With launch less than a day away for SpaceX’s seventh commercial resupply mission carrying a two ton payload of critical science and cargo for the future buildup of human spaceflight to the International Space Station (ISS) on Sunday, June 28, “everything is looking great” and all systems are GO, Hans Koenigsmann, SpaceX VP of mission assurance announced at a media briefing for reporters at the Kennedy Space…