Space

Elon Musk talks space, AI and more in Milken Institute interview

During an interview at a global conference this week, Elon Musk talked about a wide range of themes, from space…

NASA confirms the Dragonfly mission to Saturn’s Moon: Titan

NASA has given the final approval to proceed with the Dragonfly mission to Saturn's Moon Titan with a launch scheduled…

NASA finalizes three potential vehicles for Artemis V moon exploration mission

NASA has selected three companies to compete to land the next-generation Lunar Terrain Vehicle (LTV) that will be intended to…

Gilmour Space looks to join the commercial rocket race

The Australian-based rocket company Gilmour Space is looking to launch its Eris orbital launch vehicle no earlier than April 2024.…

SpaceX sends 23 more Starlink satellites into orbit on Leap Day

SpaceX sent 23 more Starlink high-speed internet satellites into orbit on Leap Day. The satellites were launched from a SpaceX…

SpaceX Falcon 9 launches Telkomsat satellite for Indonesia

SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket launched from Cape Canaveral in Florida on Tuesday, equipped with a satellite for Indonesia known as…

SpaceX Dragon capsule carrying Ax-3 astronauts safely splashes down

The SpaceX Dragon crew capsule carrying the Axiom-3, or Ax-3, mission astronauts safely splashed down off the Florida coast this…

Ariane 6 performs long duration hot fire test

On Thursday, November 23rd, the European Space Agency performed its first fully integrated long-duration firing of the Ariane 6 at…

Firefly Aerospace conducts first hot fire of new Miranda rocket engine

This week, Firefly Aerospace announced their first successful hot fire test of their Miranda rocket engine that will be the…

Rocket Lab prepares for return to flight with The Moon God Awakens mission

Rocket Lab is currently targeting no earlier than December 13th for the launch of the mission, The Moon God Awakens…

SpaceX Falcon Heavy aces NASA’s Psyche spacecraft launch

SpaceX's Falcon Heavy successfully launched NASA's Psyche spacecraft on Friday morning, completing the second-ever interplanetary mission for the rocket, with…

NASA prepares for the return of the Osiris-Rex asteroid sample mission

The OSIRIS-REx mission is nearing its final stretch as it closes in on Earth after a seven-year round trip to…

Rocket Lab launches 40th mission, first re-flown Rutherford engine

Rocket Lab's 'We Love the Nightlife' mission lifted off at 11:45 a.m. NZST (23:45 UTC), bringing the Acadia satellite to…

Virgin Galactic completes their first all civilian flight

Virgin Galactic has successfully completed its first all-civilian flight this morning, carrying three civilians and three crew members to space…

Amazon to build Kuiper satellite processing facility in Florida

Amazon announced it plans to invest $120 million to build a satellite processing facility at Space Florida's Launch and Landing…

India launches the Chandrayaan-3 lunar lander

Launching at 09:05 UTC July 14th from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota, India, the Launch Vehicle Mark-3 (LVM3)…

China’s LandSpace Zhuque-2 Rocket wins methane-fueled rocket race

The world's first methane-fueled rocket successfully reached orbit after launching on July 12th. The private, but government-funded company beat the…

ULA set to ship Vulcan rocket to Florida for Moon lander launch

After many years of delays, all the parts of the United Launch Alliance's next-generation Vulcan Centaur rocket are about to…

Relativity Space’s first 3D-printed rocket goes vertical for launch debut

Relativity Space's first 3D-printed Terran 1 rocket has rolled out to the startup's Florida pad and been raised vertical ahead…

NASA SLS rocket launches Orion spacecraft to the Moon

After years, months, days, hours, and minutes of waiting, NASA's first Space Launch System (SLS) rocket has successfully lifted off…