SpaceX Dragon Launch TodayMay 4, 2013 – 03:14 pm

SpaceX Dragon Launch Today

SpaceX Falcon 9 v1.1 rocket, equipped with landing legs, awaits launch in the private spaceflight company s hangar at Cape Canaveral, Fla. Image added March 11, 2014. Credit: SpaceX Ambitious test flight SpaceX s ambitious reusable rocket test is only a secondary goal for the company today, but if successful it could lead to rocket innovations that may dramatically reduce the cost of space travel. The Hawthorne, Calif.-based company plans to launch…

SpaceX Dragon PicturesMarch 7, 2015 – 03:41 pm

SpaceX Dragon Pictures

Join our eNewsletter for updates & action alerts Blogs NASA TV At 9:00 a.m. EDT (13:00 UTC), Crew Dragon’s eight SuperDraco engines ignited, pushing the spacecraft away from the launch pad. Just five seconds later, the burn was complete, with the vehicle reaching a top speed of kilometers per hour (345 miles per hour). Dragon’s unpressurized trunk section was jettisoned, and two drogue parachutes were released to stabilize the vehicle. Three…

SpaceX Launch TicketsDecember 7, 2014 – 04:10 pm

SpaceX Launch Tickets

By Mike Killian Space Exploration Technologies, better known as SpaceX, is scheduled to launch their Dragon spacecraft atop a Falcon 9 rocket this Sunday at 8:35 p.m. EDT from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station Space Launch Complex 40. The mission aims to send their Dragon spacecraft on the first contracted U.S. commercial cargo resupply mission (known as mission CRS-1) to the International Space Station (ISS). When it comes to viewing launches…