SpaceX Launch SpeedSeptember 17, 2014 – 08:01 am

SpaceX Launch Speed

SPACE-STATION/SPACEX CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — SpaceX called off a supply flight to the International Space Station on Tuesday because of rocket trouble, another delay in the delivery of groceries and overdue Christmas presents. The countdown was halted just over a minute before launch when a steering mechanism in the rocket malfunctioned — behaving strangely,as SpaceX chief Elon Musk noted via Twitter. The soonest SpaceX can try again to launch…

SpaceX Falcon Heavy First LaunchDecember 29, 2012 – 02:33 pm

SpaceX Falcon Heavy First Launch

SpaceX will kick off a busy 2015 calendar playing catch-up, with liftoff of a Dragon supply ship for the International Space Station set for Tuesday after a delay from December. At least a dozen — and perhaps as many as 16 — space missions are on SpaceX’s manifest this year, launching cargo to the space station, commercial communications satellites, and scientific spacecraft for NASA. Also in SpaceX’s plans for 2015: The first launch of the company’s…