Falcon Heavy

SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy rocket could launch a NASA space station to the Moon

According to NASA, a SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket (or another commercial heavy-lift launch vehicle) could potentially launch the bulk of…

SpaceX’s next Falcon Heavy launch to feature first dual rocket landing of its kind

Hot on the heels of the revelation that SpaceX's next Falcon Heavy launch is on schedule and will carry a…

SpaceX’s next Falcon Heavy launch on track to carry multiple military satellites

According to one of the US Space Force 44 (USSF-44) mission's satellite providers, SpaceX's next Falcon Heavy launch remains on…

SpaceX competitor ULA CEO still questions the economic value of reusable rockets

SpaceX has made a name for itself for being one of the only private space companies today to deploy a…

SpaceX celebrates historic rocket landings with new 4K footage

SpaceX has released numerous new videos of Falcon 9 and Heavy boosters landing over the last several years, arguably highlighted…

SpaceX eyes major drone ship fleet upgrades and a new rocket recovery robot

SpaceX has kicked off a series of major upgrades planned for its East Coast fleet of drone ships, centered around…

SpaceX envisions massive rocket enclosure for military applications

SpaceX has published the first renders of a massive tower (MST) designed to fully enclose a Falcon Heavy rocket, giving…

SpaceX's Falcon rockets might need a giant tower on wheels for US military launches

SpaceX reportedly plans to build a massive mobile gantry - effectively a tower on wheels - at one of its…

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…