January 19, 2020 8:05 am
A test of the abort procedure set for Saturday was delayed by 24 hours due to sustained winds and rough seas in the recovery area, SpaceX said on Twitter. It’s now targeting a six-hour window starting at 8 a.m. Eastern time Sunday.
January 16, 2020 11:44 am
Yusaku Maezawa, who will be the first private passenger on Elon Musk's SpaceX, has already generated huge social media buzz with a $9 million giveaway to his followers that secured his position as Japan's foremost Twitter celebrity.
June 26, 2019 8:49 am
Among the various reasons which make the mission important, one is its huge payload — 24 satellites from various organisations, including government agencies.
March 31, 2018 11:41 am
SpaceX is targeting roughly 30 total missions this year, up from a record 18 in 2017. The Iridium launch brings its 2018 tally to six.
August 04, 2017 3:43 am
Hyperloop is an idea floated by Musk in 2012.
June 05, 2017 5:03 pm
Elon Musk’s Space Exploration Technologies Corp. took another step in the push to drive down flight costs, launching a resupply mission to the International Space Station using a pre-flown capsule. Musk's goal of recovering, refurbishing and reusing pre-flown spacecraft is almost there.
January 14, 2017 2:22 pm
The American SpaceX rocket company faces a crucial test on Saturday with its latest rocket launch.