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SpaceX To Relaunch Falcon 9 Rocket On March 30th

03/28/2017, SpaceX has demonstrated multiple times that it’s capable of landing its reusable Falcon 9 rocket back on solid ground. It has launched performed landings on a barge at sea multiple times. However, the company is yet to relaunch one of its Falcon 9...

SpaceX Wants To Launch A Rocket Every Two To Three Weeks

02/07/2017, SpaceX has come a long way since it first started out. The company has proven time and again that its Falcon 9 rocket is capable of doing what it’s entrusted with. It has also achieved its aim of landing the reusable rocket out at sea. As the...

First SpaceX Rocket Launch After Explosion Likely On January 8th

01/02/2017, SpaceX reported today that it has concluded its investigation into the explosion of one of its rockets on the launch pad in Cape Canaveral late last year. The company had halted all future launches after the explosion as it scrambled to find out precisely...

First Manned SpaceX Mission Delayed

12/13/2016, SpaceX has conducted countless unmanned missions to space but the company is yet to conduct its first manned mission. The SpaceX Dragon capsule will be carrying the astronauts in the company’s first manned mission which was previously expected to...

SpaceX Will Soon Resume Rocket Testing

10/30/2016, SpaceX paused its rocket launches as well as any and all tests after one of its Falcon 9 rockets exploded on the launchpad before it was even able to depart for its mission. The company has been working hard to find out the cause of the explosion and...

SpaceX Explosion May Cost It An Additional $50 Million

09/05/2016, You might have read recently that a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket exploded on the launchpad as it was being put through pre-launch tests. Not only did the company end up losing an expensive rocket, the customer it was supposed to deliver a satellite for is now...

A SpaceX Rocket Has Exploded

09/01/2016, SpaceX has already demonstrated quite a few times that it’s more than capable of launching its Falcon 9 rocket and of landing it back after the rocket has completed its mission. However, that doesn’t mean that accidents can’t happen. The...

SpaceX Building Facility To Refurbish Rockets

08/24/2016, SpaceX has already demonstrated multiple times that it’s more than capable of landing its reusable Falcon 9 rocket back on Earth after it completes a mission in space. It’s the only private space company that has managed to successively land...

SpaceX Lands Rocket At Sea Once Again

08/14/2016, SpaceX has pretty much got the skill to land a rocket on a floating barge in the bag now. For the fourth time, the private space company has landed its Falcon 9 rocket on a floating barge in the sea after it finished its mission and came back from space....

SpaceX Now Wants To Land Three Reusable Rockets Simultaneously

07/19/2016, SpaceX has demonstrated multiple times that its reusable rockets are capable of making it back to Earth safely after completing their mission. The company has already landed its Falcon 9 rocket on solid ground and on a floating drone barge in the sea...

SpaceX To Relaunch Reusable Rocket Later This Year

06/08/2016, For the past year or so, SpaceX has been trying hard to land its reusable Falcon 9 rocket on a floating drone ship in the sea. Previous attempts were not successful, but the company has now managed to securely land four of its Falcon 9 rockets, but...

SpaceX Lands Rocket On Floating Drone Ship Once Again

05/08/2016, SpaceX tried many times to land its reusable Falcon 9 rocket on a floating drone ship in the sea but the first few attempts failed. It was only after Blue Origin landed its reusable rocket on solid ground that SpaceX did the same to show that its rockets...

SpaceX Bags Its First Military Contract

04/28/2016, For years, Elon Musk has been arguing for his private space company SpaceX to be treated in the same manner as Boeing and Lockheed Martin. The two giants effectively had a monopoly on military launches but that has finally been broken as the United States...

SpaceX Falcon 9 Landing On Drone Barge Fails Again

03/06/2016, Over the weekend, SpaceX launched its Falcon 9 rocket to deliver satellites to space for its customers. The launch was successful and the payload was delivered successfully. The company has tried multiple times to land its reusable Falcon 9 rockets on a...