SpaceX CRS-13: Falcon 9 launch & landing – 4K stock footage @ 120 fps

SpaceX’s Falcon 9 launched the CRS-13 Dragon spacecraft from Space Launch Complex 40 (SLC-40) at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida, on 15 December 2017. Following stage separation, the first stage landed at SpaceX’s Landing Zone 1 (LZ-1) at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida. This mission marks the first time SpaceX is flying both a previously used Falcon 9 and a previously used Dragon … Continue reading SpaceX CRS-13: Falcon 9 launch & landing – 4K stock footage @ 120 fps

Richard Branson Launches Vox Space to Compete with Elon Musk

In Brief Virgin Orbit has established a new subsidiary known as Vox Space. The company is set to go head to head with the likes of SpaceX and the United Launch Alliance for commercial satellite launch contracts. Branson’s Big Bet Earlier this year, Richard Branson’s empire got a little bit bigger with the establishment of Virgin Orbit, a business dedicated to launching satellites commercially. Now, … Continue reading Richard Branson Launches Vox Space to Compete with Elon Musk

SpaceX’s massive Falcon Heavy rocket aims for December 29 inaugural launch

Reddit Tweet Share Share <!– Share –> Email Based on information released by NASASpaceflight.com, a highly reliable source of insider details, SpaceX’s first Falcon Heavy rocket could roll out to the LC-39A launch pad before the end of November, less than a month away. While the first roll-out (or two) will be dedicated solely to “Wet Dress Rehearsals” (WDR), this will be the first time … Continue reading SpaceX’s massive Falcon Heavy rocket aims for December 29 inaugural launch

Mysterious debris washed ashore in Outer Banks could be part of historic SpaceX rocket | Local News

HATTERAS VILLAGE, N.C. Debris found washed ashore last month was what it looked like: part of a SpaceX rocket that possibly made history. Outer Banks photographer Erin Everlee and neighbors found the piece, about 15 feet long, lying on the beach and reported it to the National Park Service. It appeared to be a fairing or protective nose cone that’s jettisoned after a rocket leaves … Continue reading Mysterious debris washed ashore in Outer Banks could be part of historic SpaceX rocket | Local News

SpaceX Testifies: First Prototype Satellite Coming This Year

A Falcon 9 rocket launches the SES 10 satellite on March 30, 2017. Photo: SpaceX. SpaceX is on track to begin launching its broadband constellation as early as 2019, and aims to have the full system on orbit by 2024. In an Oct. 25 testimony delivered to the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, SpaceX Vice President of Satellite Government Affairs Patricia Cooper reaffirmed … Continue reading SpaceX Testifies: First Prototype Satellite Coming This Year