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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 Will Send A Spacecraft To Mars By 2018

04/27/2016, We know that SpaceX is very interested in going to Mars, and today we’re finding out that it wants to get this done quickly. The company has just announced its plans to send a spacecraft to the Red Planet by 2018. Given the amount of time required...

SpaceX Rocket Makes Safe Landing On Ocean Drone Ship

04/08/2016, It is always nice to see history being made, as we live through a period of fast-paced innovation that seems to yield a new discovery or development every single day. Today marks the very first time in the history of mankind in which the SpaceX Falcon 9...

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...

Tesla Will Take You To SpaceX HQ If Your Friend Buys A Tesla

02/21/2016, SpaceX and Tesla both have the same man at the helm, Elon Musk, so it’s not surprising to see the two take part in a promotion that just might end up moving more units for Tesla. The company has updated its referral program and anyone who makes, at...

Elon Musk Wants To Send Humans To Mars By 2025

01/31/2016, SpaceX is one of the few private space companies that wants to put humans on Mars as soon as possible. Company founder and CEO Elon Musk has said that he’s going to reveal the company’s plans for a Mars spacecraft later this year, adding that...

SpaceX Astronaut Parachute Test Is A Success

01/28/2016, SpaceX is conducting a lot of tests recently, for example, about a week ago it tried the floating barge landing test for its reusable Falcon 9 rocket but didn’t manage to achieve the results it wanted to yet again. However the hover test for the...

SpaceX Tests Capsule Designed For Ferrying People To Space

01/24/2016, SpaceX surely doesn’t want to spend all of its time conducting supply missions, it wants to take up crewed missions as well, aside from the larger aim of its co-founder and CEO Elon Musk which involves nuking Mars before setting up colonies there....

SpaceX Fails To Land Rocket On A Ship Yet Again

01/18/2016, SpaceX has already tried to land its Falcon 9 reusable rocket on a floating ship in the ocean multiple times and, unfortunately, it has not been successful in those attempts. The company decided to try once again yesterday, everything went according to...

SpaceX Fires Up Its Used Falcon 9 Rocket

01/17/2016, SpaceX has already been able to land a Falcon 9 rocket successfully  after it has completed its mission in space. The company has been working on resuable rockets for years in order to bring down the costs associated with space missions. It has proven...

SpaceX Is Going To Try Landing A Rocket At Sea Again

01/10/2016, SpaceX has tried to land its reusable Falcon 9 rocket twice on a barge at sea but it has been unsuccessful both times. Last month the company did manage to land its rocket back on Earth but it was on solid ground at Cape Canaveral in Florida. It’s...

SpaceX’s First Reusable Rocket Is ‘Ready To Fire Again’

01/03/2016, Over the past year, SpaceX has made multiple attempts to land its reusable Falcon 9 rocket on a barge in the sea but the efforts never came to fruition. The company later decided to land the reusable rocket on solid ground last month and the attempt...

SpaceX Jason-3 Satellite Launch May Happen Next Month

12/24/2015, SpaceX has had a pretty good week, the company has finally been able to achieve the aim that it has long been working towards, and things are looking even better for next month when it’s likely to achieve yet another aim. The company was supposed to...