SpaceX Falcon 9 Launch June 28June 5, 2017 – 07:05 am

SpaceX Falcon 9 Launch June 28

From Cape Canaveral Air Force Station BREVARD COUNTY • CAPE CANAVERAL AIR FORCE STATION, FLORIDA – SpaceX’s International Space Station next resupply mission is scheduled for liftoff at 10:21 a.m. on Sunday, June 28 from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. Falcon 9 is SpaceX’s two-stage rocket manufactured to successfully transport satellites and their Dragon spacecraft into orbit. Currently the only rocket fully designed and developed in the 21st… julia milin

SpaceX Launch SuccessJune 2, 2017 – 07:05 am

SpaceX Launch Success

At 9 a.m. ET, SpaceX successfully launched its Dragon 2 — or Crew Dragon — spacecraft out of Cape Canaveral in Florida. Check out a video of the entire event at the end of this post. The test lasted about 90 seconds. The capsule fired its eight engines for about six seconds, boosting the spacecraft about a mile above the surface before it fell back to earth on a set of three large parachutes. SpaceXSpaceX s Dragon 2 vehicle is designed to ferry astronauts…

SpaceX Rocket Lands itselfJune 1, 2017 – 07:03 am

SpaceX Rocket Lands itself

SpaceX has pushed its new reusable rocket prototype to record heights, just a few short weeks after the vehicle s maiden flight. A spectacular new SpaceX video shows the company s Falcon 9 Reusable rocket (Falcon 9R for short) soaring to 3, 300 feet (1, meters), about four times as high as the rocket went during its first flight test last month. The stunning footage, which was released on Friday (May 2), was captured by a flying drone, providing…

SpaceX Falcon 9 CauseMay 26, 2017 – 06:41 am

SpaceX Falcon 9 Cause

By Ken Kremer The in-flight failure of a critical support strut inside the second stage liquid oxygen tank holding a high pressure helium tank in the Falcon 9 rocket, is the likely cause of the failed SpaceX launch three weeks ago on June 28, revealed SpaceX CEO and chief designer Elon Musk during a briefing for reporters held today, July 20, to explain why the critical cargo delivery run for NASA to the space station suddenly turned into a total…

SpaceX Falcon 9 Live FeedMay 23, 2017 – 06:38 am

SpaceX Falcon 9 Live Feed

Satellites deployed 30 minutes after liftoff ABOVE LIVESTREAM: Watch the replay on as a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket will blast off Sunday at 10:49 p.m. from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station Launch Complex 40. A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launched successfully from Cape Canaveral Launch Complex 40 at 10:50 p.m. on Sunday night. The payload is Boeing’s Eutelsat 115 West B and ABS 3A communications satellites, which will provide the Americas…

SpaceX Stock Ticker lMay 19, 2017 – 06:34 am

SpaceX Stock Ticker l

Since it s not public yet, you can only buy it in the secondary market. This means that you only get access to SpaceX stock from people who already own it (basically the employees). There s a platform called EquityZen which links people like you to people who own stock through an organized / structured market (ie. available only for a short period of time). SpaceX is not there now, but that s your best shot of ever getting SpaceX stock when they re…

SpaceX Falcon Heavy VS Saturn vMay 18, 2017 – 06:32 am

SpaceX Falcon Heavy VS Saturn v

By Ken Kremer Elon Musk, the CEO and chief rocket designer of Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX) announced today (April 5) that SpaceX will build and launch the world’s most powerful rocket – dubbed the Falcon Heavy – within two years. “We are excited to announce the Falcon Heavy and only recently completed the design, ” said Musk. “Falcon Heavy will carry more payload to orbit or escape velocity than any vehicle in history, apart from the Saturn…

Where is SpaceX Launching from?May 13, 2017 – 06:19 am

Where is SpaceX Launching from?

The oft delayed launch of the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket on the CRS-5 cargo resupply mission for NASA to the International Space Station (ISS) has been reset to Saturday, Jan. 10. Liftoff is currently targeted for 4:47 a.m. EST Saturday, Jan. 10, from Space Launch Complex 40 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida following a postponement from Friday, Jan. 9. The launch was unexpectedly scrubbed with one minute, 21 seconds left on the countdown…

SpaceX Falcon 9 Model RocketMay 9, 2017 – 06:07 am

SpaceX Falcon 9 Model Rocket

Last Updated 1 month ago . Click Updates above to see the latest. My favorite LEGO set of all time is 10213, Shuttle Adventure. While it s a great model of space flights from the past, it s time to look toward the future. SpaceX s Falcon 9 is already supplying the International Space Station and launching International satellites into orbit. It won t be long before Falcon 9 has astronauts on board, heading towards the ISS (and beyond?). I ve made…

SpaceX Falcon 9 Jan 3May 4, 2017 – 11:19 pm

SpaceX Falcon 9 Jan 3

Following the successful completion of the Static Fire test on their Falcon 9 v1.1 at Cape Canaveral on Saturday, SpaceX was preparing for a January 3 launch of the Thaicom-6 satellite. However, due to an issue with the Falcon 9’s fairing, the launch has been slightly delayed to No Earlier Than (NET) target of January 6. SpaceX Static Fire – UPDATED: SpaceX were likely to be the first orbital mission of 2014. However, based on the interim slip of…