Falcon Heavy

SpaceX adds a second drone ship to its East Coast rocket recovery fleet

On December 10th, SpaceX's East Coast rocket recovery fleet added a second drone ship to its ranks in a bid…

SpaceX Falcon 9’s next Starlink launch will reuse a Falcon Heavy fairing for the first time

SpaceX has announced that a thrice-flown Falcon 9 booster successfully completed a static fire test ahead of the company's first…

SpaceX’s attempts to buy bigger Falcon fairings complicated by contractor’s ULA relationship

According to a report from SpaceNews, SpaceX recently approached global aerospace supplier RUAG with the intention of procuring a new,…

SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy fairing tries to enter hyperspace, lands in net in new videos

SpaceX and CEO Elon Musk have released videos offering an extended look at the unexpectedly dramatic conditions Falcon payload fairings…

SpaceX’s next Falcon Heavy launch and landing could be more than a year away

According to comments made by US Air Force officials prior to SpaceX's latest Falcon Heavy launch, the payload assigned to…

Kennedy Space Center wants a SpaceX Falcon 9 core for its Rocket Garden

SpaceX continues to make history with nearly every Falcon rocket launch, so it's only fitting that one of the most…

SpaceX’s first flight-proven Falcon Heavy Block 5 launch and landing in photos

Aside from center core B1057's unfortunate demise, Falcon Heavy's third launch was a huge success, placing two dozen satellites into…

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk explains why Falcon Heavy’s center core missed the drone ship

Some 12 hours after Falcon Heavy successfully completed what Elon Musk described as the SpaceX's "most difficult launch ever", the…

SpaceX successfully catches first Falcon Heavy fairing in Mr. Steven’s/Ms. Tree’s net

After more than 18 months of concerted effort, SpaceX has successfully caught a Falcon fairing in Mr. Steven's (now GO…

SpaceX nails twin Falcon Heavy booster landing but center core misses drone ship

SpaceX has soared through the first major half of its third Falcon Heavy launch, heading through ignition, liftoff, recovery, and…

SpaceX set for Falcon Heavy triple booster landing, hottest center core reentry yet

SpaceX's third Falcon Heavy launch is ready to wow crowds once more with a synchronized side booster landing at Cape…

SpaceX ship Mr. Steven renamed ahead of Falcon Heavy fairing catch attempt

In a pleasant, last-minute surprise, SpaceX fairing recovery vessel Mr. Steven has departed Port Canaveral for its first Falcon fairing…

SpaceX set for third Falcon Heavy launch: here’s how to watch live

SpaceX is T-18 hours to its second Falcon Heavy launch in barely 70 days, set to lift off with the…

SpaceX fires Falcon Heavy’s 27 booster engines ahead of “most difficult launch ever”

For the third time ever, SpaceX has successfully performed a critical static-fire test of an integrated Falcon Heavy, briefly igniting…

A SpaceX surprise: Falcon Heavy booster landing to smash distance record

In an unexpected last-second change, SpaceX has moved Falcon Heavy Flight 3's center core landing on drone ship Of Course…

SpaceX’s first flight-proven Falcon Heavy Block 5 rocket ready for static fire test

According to NASASpaceflight.com, SpaceX is just ~48 hours away from Falcon Heavy Flight 3's critical static fire test, in which…

SpaceX’s next Falcon Heavy to usher Air Force into a new era of reusable rockets

After a few late-stage schedule tweaks, SpaceX's third Falcon Heavy launch - set to deliver 24 spacecraft to a variety…

SpaceX’s next Falcon Heavy hits milestone as final rocket parts arrive in Florida

SpaceX has reached a critical milestone on the road to Falcon Heavy's third flight: all major parts of the rocket…

SpaceX’s third Falcon Heavy launch is just one month away

SpaceX is exactly one month away from Falcon Heavy's next scheduled launch, an important mission for the US Air Force…

SpaceX wins NASA funds to study a Falcon Heavy-launched Moon lander

NASA has announced a series of awards as part of its 2024 Moon return ambitions, providing up to $45.5M for…