Falcon Heavy

SpaceX to launch Falcon Heavy rocket 3 times in 6 months after latest payload delay

For at least the second time in 2021, unspecified issues with a US military payload have delayed SpaceX's next Falcon…

SpaceX’s next commercial Falcon Heavy launch to carry Astranis rideshare satellite

Geostationary satellite communications startup Astranis has decided to move its first operational satellite launch from a SpaceX Falcon 9 to…

SpaceX Falcon Heavy launch contracts reach double digits after latest NASA win

For the third time in seven months, NASA has contracted SpaceX's Falcon Heavy rocket to launch a high-value scientific spacecraft,…

SpaceX schedules first Falcon Heavy launch in two years in early October

For the first time in more than two years, SpaceX has a firm launch date for its next Falcon Heavy…

SpaceX’s first Falcon Heavy launch in two years is finally coming together

For the first time in more than two years, SpaceX's next Falcon Heavy launch and dual-booster landing appears to be…

SpaceX Falcon Heavy to launch NASA ocean moon explorer, saving the US billions

In a move that's likely to save the US taxpayer several billion dollars over the next few years, NASA has…

SpaceX’s fourth Falcon booster delivery this year hints at rare production uptick

For at least the fourth time in 2021, SpaceX has shipped a new Falcon booster from its Hawthorne, California headquarters…

SpaceX sets new goals for Falcon booster reuse goals after ten-flight milestone

Speaking virtually at Barcelona's 2021 Mobile World Congress (MWC), CEO Elon Musk says that SpaceX has already set its sights…

SpaceX’s next Falcon Heavy launches delayed by military satellite issues

SpaceX's next Falcon Heavy launches will have to wait several more months after issues unrelated to the rocket forced the…

SpaceX set to launch six commercial Moon landers after latest win

After securing yet another contract, SpaceX Falcon 9 and Falcon Heavy rockets are now scheduled to launch at least six…

SpaceX sleuths spot third drone ship under construction in Louisiana

For the first time, SpaceX fleet-tracking sleuths have confirmed the identity and location - and captured photos - of the…

SpaceX Falcon Heavy beats out ULA Vulcan rocket for NASA Moon rover launch

SpaceX's Falcon Heavy rocket appears to have edged out competitor United Launch Alliance's (ULA) next-generation Vulcan Centaur launch vehicle to…

SpaceX Texas test HQ fires up a dozen Falcon, Starship rocket engines in six hours

Though it often falls under the radar relative to SpaceX's high-profile Boca Chica Starship hub, another even more important Texas…

SpaceX Falcon Heavy booster spotted at Texas rocket testing HQ

Three weeks after the building-sized rocket was spotted on its way to Texas, SpaceX's next new Falcon Heavy 'center core'…

SpaceX Falcon boosters likely to surpass Elon Musk’s prime rocket reuse directive

A SpaceX vice president and one of Elon Musk's first hires says that Falcon boosters will soon meet - and…

SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket still on track for two launches this year

Spaceflight Now reports that SpaceX's next two Falcon Heavy rockets - both under contract with the US military - are…

SpaceX’s Elon Musk talks Starship heatshield, rocket landings on Joe Rogan podcast

In a multi-hour February 2021 interview with Elon Musk himself, Joe Rogan inexplicably told the famous engineer and CEO that…

SpaceX Falcon Heavy ‘center core’ passes through Arizona on its way to Texas

On the heels SpaceX's first new Falcon Heavy booster in two years beginning its journey to Florida, another of the…

NASA chooses SpaceX to launch a self-propelled space station to the Moon

Days after SpaceX won a NASA contract to launch a galaxy-mapping space telescope, the space agency has selected Falcon Heavy…

SpaceX begins Falcon Heavy booster deliveries for first launch in two years

SpaceX's first Falcon Heavy rocket launch in almost two years has entered the final stages of preparations - flight hardware…