NASA

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 Cargo Dragon joins Crew Dragon at the International Space Station

For the fourth time in nine months, SpaceX has docked a Dragon spacecraft to the International Space Station with a…

SpaceX sets Dragon reuse record, debuts drone ship on first launch in two months

Update #2: After a 24-hour weather delay, conditions were far more favorable on August 29th, allowing a SpaceX Falcon 9…

Blue Origin lawsuit forces SpaceX, NASA to stop joint work on Starship Moon lander

Days after Jeff Bezos space startup Blue Origin sued NASA over its decision to solely award SpaceX a contract to…

SpaceX set to end longest gap between Falcon launches in two years

NASA has confirmed that SpaceX's next Falcon 9 launch is now scheduled to occur no earlier than 3:37 am EDT…

SpaceX’s Starship Moon lander under fire yet again as Blue Origin sues NASA

Less than three weeks after the US Government Accountability Office (GAO) categorically denied protests from Blue Origin and Dynetics over…

SpaceX receives first major Starship Moon lander funding from NASA

SpaceX has received its first major funding from NASA for the development of a crewed Starship Moon lander meant to…

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk details orbital refueling plans for Starship Moon lander

After a much-anticipated GAO denial of Blue Origin and Dynetics protests over NASA's decision to solely award SpaceX a contract…

Elon Musk says SpaceX could build new Moon spacesuits for NASA

A new report from NASA's Office of the Inspector General (OIG) strongly suggests that spacesuit availability, of all things, could…

SpaceX’s NASA Starship contract prevails over frivolous Blue Origin, Dynetics protests

The US Government Accountability Office (GAO) has thrown out frivolous protests filed by Blue Origin and Dynetics after NASA awarded…

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 Crew Dragon switches ports to make room for Boeing’s Starliner do-over

Update: For the second time, a SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft has successfully swapped International Space Station (ISS) docking ports in…

SpaceX recovers second upgraded Cargo Dragon spacecraft for future reuse

Four days after reentering Earth's atmosphere and splashing down in the Gulf of Mexico, SpaceX has safely returned its second…

SpaceX Cargo Dragon spacecraft heads home after a month in orbit

After more than a month in orbit, SpaceX's second upgraded Cargo Dragon spacecraft has undocked from the International Space Station…

SpaceX aces fourth Dragon launch in six months

SpaceX has successfully completed its fourth Dragon spacecraft launch in six months, continuing an unprecedented cadence of missions carrying crew…

SpaceX’s second upgraded Dragon set to launch new solar arrays to the ISS

An all-new Falcon 9 rocket and upgraded Cargo Dragon spacecraft have rolled out to Kennedy Space Center Launch Complex 39A…

SpaceX’s NASA Starship contract safe for now as Blue Origin looks to Congress

Fresh off of a major contract loss during a competition to build NASA's next crewed Moon lander, Blue Origin has…

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 Dragon XL could double as a crew cabin for lunar space station

A recent modification to SpaceX's Dragon XL lunar cargo resupply contract with NASA suggests that the spacecraft could be used…

SpaceX delivers new Falcon 9 booster for the first time in 8 months

For the first time in eight months, SpaceX has delivered a new Falcon 9 booster to its Florida launch facilities…