SpaceX

SpaceX’s 100-launch target is more realistic than it seems

SpaceX is less than a month into 2023, but CEO Elon Musk's wildly ambitious goal of 100 launches in one…

SpaceX Falcon 9 rockets set for Starlink double-header

A pair of SpaceX Falcon 9 rockets are on track to round out the first month of 2023 and kick…

SpaceX sets stage for Starship booster’s first 33-engine static fire

SpaceX has set the stage for a record-breaking Starship booster static fire after the rocket completed a complex fueling test…

SpaceX’s backup Dragon launch pad on track for 2023 debut

SpaceX has begun building a backup launch pad for its Cargo and Crew Dragon spacecraft and says the facility could…

SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launches heaviest payload yet

SpaceX has launched its heaviest payload yet for the third time in ten months, demonstrating that it's still finding ways…

SpaceX’s second Starlink Gen2 launch could set payload record [webcast]

SpaceX's second Starlink Gen2 launch will carry 56 satellites, potentially making it the heaviest payload the company has ever launched.…

SpaceX to launch asteroid mining spacecraft alongside private Moon lander

SpaceX customer Intuitive Machines says it will use spare capacity on one of its Moon lander launches to send startup…

SpaceX’s Starship rocket sails through first “flight-like” fueling test

SpaceX's fully-assembled Starship rocket appears to have sailed through a major wet dress rehearsal test on the first attempt. With…

SpaceX Starlink satellite internet tested in the field in Antarctica

SpaceX's Starlink internet continues to find success in Antarctica, Earth's icy southernmost continent and has spread beyond McMurdo Station. The…

SpaceX’s latest Falcon Heavy launch captured from a rare perspective

NASA cameras installed on the International Space Station happened to be in the right place and at the right time…

SpaceX to ship Starship ‘deluge’ hardware from Florida to Starbase

SpaceX appears to be preparing to ship a huge collection of hardware - including parts of a possible launch deluge…

SpaceX launches first Starlink mission of 2023 after eight delays

A Falcon 9 rocket has successfully launched SpaceX's Starlink 2-4 mission after seven delays pushed it from November 2022 to…

SpaceX follows up Falcon Heavy spectacle with sunrise Falcon 9 launch

SpaceX has followed up Falcon Heavy's latest spectacle with a Falcon 9 launch shortly after sunrise, producing more ethereal views…

SpaceX installs new Starship on static fire test stand

SpaceX may be focused on preparing Starship S24 and Super Heavy Booster 7 for their potentially imminent orbital launch debut,…

SpaceX ships head to sea for fifth upgraded GPS satellite launch [webcast]

Two SpaceX ships have headed to sea to recover parts of Falcon 9 after the rocket's fifth upgraded GPS III…

SpaceX Starship factory aiming to build five megarockets in 2023

CEO Elon Musk says that SpaceX's South Texas Starship aims to build up to five of the two-stage megarockets in…

SpaceX’s spectacular USSF-67 Falcon Heavy launch in photos

On January 15th, SpaceX's Falcon Heavy rocket lifted off for the second time in 75 days to launch another batch…

SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket kicks off fifth mission with most spectacular launch yet

SpaceX's fifth Falcon Heavy lifted off shortly after sunset on the US Space Force's USSF-67 mission, producing one of the…

SpaceX delays Starlink launch to Sunday for “constellation optimization”

SpaceX has revealed a new and mysterious reason to delay its own rocket launch: something called "constellation optimization." Known as…

SpaceX Dragon spacecraft returns NASA cargo to Earth after six weeks in space

A SpaceX Cargo Dragon 2 spacecraft has safely returned to Earth after delivering several tons of NASA supplies to the…