Did SpaceX Launch TodayMay 31, 2013 – 10:22 am

Did SpaceX Launch Today

Sent! A link has been sent to your friend s email address. A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket and Dragon spacecraft on their Cape Canaveral pad before a September launch to the International Space Station.(Photo: SpaceX) Update, 9:30 a.m.: FLORIDA TODAY has confirmed that Friday s SpaceX launch has been delayed to early January. A series of issues are working against the launch, including a recent static fire test…

SpaceX Launch Ends in Failure Rocket eruptsMay 2, 2014 – 09:35 am

SpaceX Launch Ends in Failure Rocket erupts

An unmanned SpaceX rocket carrying supplies and a first-of-its-kind docking port to the International Space Station broke apart Sunday shortly after liftoff. It was a severe blow to NASA, still reeling from previous failed shipments. The accident happened about 2 1/2 minutes into the flight from Cape Canaveral, Florida. A billowing white cloud emerged in the sky, growing bigger and bigger, then fiery plumes shot out of where the rocket was supposed…

SpaceX Rocket Launch Live StreamDecember 26, 2012 – 03:06 pm

SpaceX Rocket Launch Live Stream

Falcon 9 and Dragon undergoing prep in Florida in advance of 4/13 launch to the International Space Station.SpaceX aborted its second attempt at a historic flyback rocket landing on Monday, April 13. In the last couple minutes before the launch, an anvil cloud drifted within 10 nautical miles of the launch complex and NASA was forced to scrub the launch. The launch is now rescheduled for Tuesday, April 14 at 4:10 p.m. However, the weather forecast…

Best Place to Watch SpaceX LaunchSeptember 7, 2013 – 07:09 am

Best Place to Watch SpaceX Launch

After a series of delays, the launch is set for the wee hours of Tuesday morning, May 22. The 3:40 a.m. planned launch should make for a spectacular view from all around Central Florida, if you re awake. The next available time is 3:22 a.m. Wednesday, May 23. The launch from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station Launch Complex 40 will take the Dragon up into space with 1, 200 pounds of cargo to the International Space Station, the first time a privately…

SpaceX Rocket explosion CostNovember 13, 2014 – 02:25 pm

SpaceX Rocket explosion Cost

On June 28, SpaceX experienced a rocket failure when its CRS-7 mission rocket exploded shortly after taking off. The rocket had been on its way to the International Space Station as part of a resupply mission when the unfortunate explosion took place. SpaceX started an investigation into the cause, but the damage had already been done. Today NASA revealed how much the explosion cost it: $110 million. Questions were also raised about whether SpaceX…

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After nearly 40 years, the Harvard Exit Theatre will go dark this January. Landmark Theatres confirmed to CHS Monday that the company would cease screenings at the twin cinema mid-January after being notified that the longtime family owners secured a deal to sell the historic building at Harvard Ave and E Roy. CHS is working to confirm the buyer’s identity. UPDATE — Now showing: The Capitol Hill Developer Who Bought the Harvard Exit Landmark president…

What Fuel does SpaceX Use?December 30, 2013 – 10:14 am

What Fuel does SpaceX Use?

Old/Original Proposal for Second Stage Reuse Second stage reuse for Falcon 9 was a planned feature that has been discontinued. In this old render(Shows a Falcon 9v1.0 with square engine block) you can see a reuse plan very similar to what you described. The second stage nozzle would retract into the tank structure, small legs would deploy, and smaller engines(kestrel, draco?) would perform the actual landing. However, second stage reuse is hard. The…

SpaceX Rocket Blows Up After LaunchAugust 12, 2014 – 04:13 pm

SpaceX Rocket Blows Up After Launch

Air Force: Watch for debris after SpaceX rocket explodes NOW, A MAJOR SETBACK FOR NASA, THEY SEX AND OUR NATION AS A ROCKET SEWING FOR THE INTERNATIONAL SPACE STATION EXPLODES MOMENTS AFTER THE FROM CAPE CANAVERAL. THE AIR FORCE IS ONE ANYONE WHO LIVES ALONG THE COAST TO BE ON THE LOOKOUT FOR DANGEROUS DEBRIS FROM THIS. THAT COULD BE FLOATING IN THE OCEAN AND COULD WASH UP OVERNIGHT. GOOD EVENING I M ERIK VON ANCKEN. THE EXPLOSION WAS SO POWERFUL…

SpaceX Rocket Landing ShoppingSeptember 11, 2014 – 12:26 pm

SpaceX Rocket Landing Shopping

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket deploys landing legs just before a soft water landing in the Atlantic Ocean. Credit: SpaceX SpaceX has successfully returned two Falcon 9 stages to Earth before, splashing down into the ocean, but this will be the first time the company has attempted a landing like this. And the private rocket company doesn t give this test a great chance of success. SpaceX is putting its odds of landing on the platform at about 50 percent…

SpaceX Rocket Launch Failure June 28 2015December 23, 2012 – 05:16 pm

SpaceX Rocket Launch Failure June 28 2015

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FL – The root cause of Sundays (June 28) devastating launch failure of the commercial SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket is “still unknown” says SpaceX CEO and founder Elon Musk, following the loss of the NASA contracted resupply mission carrying crucial gear and research experiments to the crew serving aboard the Earth orbiting International Space Station (ISS). Meanwhile, search and recovery teams from SpaceX and the Coast Guard are scouring…