Crew Dragon

NASA updates status of SpaceX’s next two astronaut launches

NASA has updated the status of SpaceX's next two crewed Falcon 9 launches - one fully private and the other…

5 months ago

SpaceX Dragon delivers astronauts to space station ahead of schedule

Crew Dragon Endurance has delivered four Crew-3 NASA and ESA astronauts to the International Space Station (ISS) half an hour…

8 months ago

SpaceX aces fifth astronaut launch in a year and half

Less than 18 months after its first crewed launch, SpaceX's Crew Dragon spacecraft and Falcon 9 rocket have successfully completed…

8 months ago

Watch Live: SpaceX, NASA are ‘go’ for third operational astronaut launch

With less than three hours to go before liftoff, SpaceX and NASA remain on track - with the vehicle, crew,…

8 months ago

SpaceX ready for back to back astronaut, Starlink launches

Two SpaceX Falcon 9 rockets remain on track to attempt back-to-back astronaut and Starlink satellite launches later this week. Both…

8 months ago

SpaceX Dragon returns astronauts to Earth after record-breaking spaceflight

After spending almost 200 days in orbit, a SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft has successfully returned four international Crew-2 astronauts to…

8 months ago

SpaceX, NASA schedule back-to-back astronaut recovery and launch after delays

Poor winter weather on Florida's East Coast and across the Atlantic Ocean has forced NASA and SpaceX to flip the…

8 months ago

SpaceX astronaut launch slips into November

Update: A "minor medical issue involving one of [the] crew members" has forced NASA to delay Crew-3 a bit less…

8 months ago

SpaceX Dragon, Falcon 9 rocket roll out to pad for first launch in six weeks

SpaceX has rolled a Dragon spacecraft and Falcon 9 to the launch pad for the rocket's first launch in more…

8 months ago

Russia deems SpaceX’s Crew Dragon and Falcon 9 safe to launch cosmonauts

Seven years after Russian bureaucrat and oligarch Dmitry Rogozin - faced with economic sanctions in response to Russia's illegal invasion…

8 months ago

SpaceX’s newest Crew Dragon spacecraft arrives at launch site

Right on schedule, SpaceX has rolled a new Crew Dragon spacecraft to the pad for its first astronaut launch. Known…

8 months ago

SpaceX’s next Crew Dragon astronaut mission settles on Halloween launch

After initially moving forward 24 hours from October 31st to October 30th, SpaceX's next Crew Dragon astronaut mission has slipped…

8 months ago

SpaceX rapidly tests, ships Falcon 9 second stage for next NASA astronaut launch

SpaceX has shipped, tested, and delivered the new Falcon 9 upper stage tasked with carrying the company's next Crew Dragon…

9 months ago

SpaceX to nearly double fleet of reusable Dragon spacecraft by end of 2022

Comments from NASA and SpaceX officials during a briefing ahead of Crew Dragon's third operational astronaut launch have offered a…

9 months ago

Report: SpaceX to launch at least five back-to-back Crew Dragon missions for NASA

Update: Wasting no time at all, NASA has confirmed the Ars Technica report one day later, announcing that rookie astronauts…

9 months ago

SpaceX Crew Dragon to perform first space station “flyaround” in November

A member of a NASA safety advisory panel says that SpaceX's second operational Crew Dragon spacecraft will perform the first…

9 months ago

SpaceX Inspiration4 astronaut shares behind-the-scenes look at largest space window’s ‘first light’

SpaceX Inspiration4 astronaut Sian Proctor has shared the first behind-the-scenes look at what it was like for the world's first…

9 months ago

SpaceX Inspiration4 Dragon, Falcon 9 booster return to port after flawless mission

After acing a flawless commercial astronaut launch debut, SpaceX's Inspiration4 Crew Dragon spacecraft, Falcon 9 booster, and the four private…

9 months ago

SpaceX shows off largest window in space after spectacular Inspiration4 launch

SpaceX has revealed the first on-orbit view of the largest window every launched on a rocket - and provided an…

10 months ago

SpaceX rockets private astronaut crew into orbit for the first time in spaceflight history

For the first time in spaceflight history, a crew of all-private astronauts have rocketed into orbit - and on a…

10 months ago