spacex News ▼

SpaceX Has Finally Figured Out What Caused Its Rocket To Explode

11/06/2016, SpaceX halted all launches when one of its Falcon 9 rockets exploded on the launchpad. It has taken the company a couple of months to figure out exactly what went wrong. The company will now take the relevant steps to ensure that something like this never...

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...

Elon Musk Reddit AMA Will Be All About SpaceX

10/23/2016, Elon Musk does many things, but if you’re looking forward to asking him some questions, you will have to keep them limited to his vision for SpaceX. Musk is going to be hosting an Ask Me Anything session on Reddit later today. The Q&A will be...

T-Mobile’s CEO Wants To Send You To Mars

10/06/2016, While the CEOs of the other major carriers in the US have typically been rather diplomatic in their statements made publicly, T-Mobile’s CEO John Legere is the complete opposite. Legere has no problems making loud and flashy statements about his...

SpaceX Unveils Its Interplanetary Transport System

09/27/2016, SpaceX has been very vocal about taking humans to other planets. It’s aiming to land humans on Mars within a decade and recently test fired the engine that’s going to power its spacecraft for this purpose. The company’s CEO Elon Musk is...

SpaceX Fires Up Its Mars Rocket Engine

09/26/2016, SpaceX is one of the few private space companies that’s working on interplanetary colonization. It has often talked about taking humans to Mars and has also been developing technology to make it happen. SpaceX CEO Elon Musk is going to talk more...

SpaceX’s Mars Transporter Can Go ‘Well Beyond’ Mars

09/18/2016, SpaceX is just one of the companies that’s working to put humans on Mars. One of its inventions for this purpose is the Mars Colonial Transporter, which as the name suggests is meant for transporting humans from Earth to the Red Planet. It’s...

Elon Musk Wants Your Help To Investigate Latest Rocket Failure

09/11/2016, SpaceX is very capable of launching rockets and landing them back on Earth but it has had a few failures along the way. Earlier this month one of the company’s Falcon 9 rocket exploded on the launch pad and ended up destroying the expensive payload...

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 Streak Of Successful Landings Ends

06/15/2016, SpaceX conducted a mission earlier today to launch two communications satellites into orbit. It was going to land the rocket on a drone ship in the sea but things didn’t go according to plan. SpaceX’s latest rocket booster landing has failed...