Tag: Falcon Heavy

SpaceX’s next Falcon Heavy reaches milestone as third booster arrives in FL

A new SpaceX rocket was spotted traveling into Florida yesterday on its way to one…

SpaceX hints at mystery Falcon 9 missions with record breaking launch target

Speaking at the 2019 Smallsat Symposium, SpaceX Vice President of Commercial Sales Jonathan Hofeller announced…

Elon Musk’s Tesla Roadster in space has an Easter egg featuring SpaceX employee names

It is pretty strange to think that Elon Musk's personal Cherry Red Tesla Roadster has…

SpaceX’s next Falcon Heavy launch may feature record-breaking center core landing

Thanks to a temporary reopening of the US federal government, SpaceX was finally able to…

SpaceX’s second Falcon Heavy booster arrives in Florida as launch #2 closes in

SpaceX's second Falcon Heavy side booster has made its way from Texas to Florida after…

SpaceX customer reaffirms third Falcon Heavy mission’s Q2 2019 launch target

Taiwan's National Space Organization (NSO) has reaffirmed a Q2 2019 launch target for SpaceX's third-ever…

SpaceX’s next Falcon Heavy begins to arrive at 39A as center core heads to TX

Approximately a week after a Falcon Heavy side booster - the first of two -…

SpaceX to attempt back-to-back Falcon Heavy launches with booster reuse in 2019

SpaceNews reports that SpaceX is planning an impressive duo of Falcon Heavy launches in the…

SpaceX’s next Falcon Heavy two-thirds done as side booster #2 leaves factory

First posted to a SpaceX-focused Facebook group by member Eric Schmidt, Falcon Heavy Flight 2's second…

SpaceX’s next Falcon Heavy side booster arrives in Texas for hot-fire testing

A few days after a brief appearance in Arizona, SpaceX's next Falcon Heavy side booster…

SpaceX’s next-gen Falcon Heavy closer to reality as side booster leaves factory

A duo of rocket spottings on November 9th and 10th confirm that SpaceX's next Falcon…

SpaceX’s Falcon 9 certified to launch NASA’s flagship scientific spacecraft

NASA has certified SpaceX's Falcon 9 (likely F9 v1.2) to launch the space agency's most…

SpaceX’s first government Falcon Heavy launch aiming for “early 2019” per USAF

Linked to the rocket and mission through its own LightSail 2 solar sail satellite, The…

SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy secures second commercial launch contract in 9 days

Major broadband satellite operator Viasat has officially committed to launching one of its powerful next-generation…

SpaceX wins new Falcon Heavy launch contract as rocket’s prospects stabilize

SpaceX has won a new Falcon Heavy launch contract from Swedish telecommunications company Ovzon, which…

SpaceX executive talks rocket R&D: “Nobody paid us to make Falcon Heavy”

Set to give a keynote speech on October 3rd at 2018's International Astronautical Congress (IAC),…

SpaceX restores a Falcon 1 rocket for 10th anniversary of first launch success

With plans to give the historic rocket its own place on display inside the company's…

SpaceX’s second dedicated USAF mission targets Dec. 2018 for GPS satellite launch

One of a number of 2018 SpaceX missions pushed into this year's fourth quarter, SpaceX's…

[Update: old photo, not hardware for a new Falcon Heavy] SpaceX’s next Falcon Heavy launch gets closer to reality

Update: The photo of a Falcon Heavy nosecone posted on Instagram on August 30th was…

SpaceX’s Falcon 9 and Heavy manifest grows lopsided as launches align for Q4

For a variety of reasons both clear or otherwise, a significant number of SpaceX's Falcon…