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SpaceX delays Starlink launch as ocean outmatches drone ship upgrades

SpaceX's 13th Starlink launch has been indefinitely delayed by "severe weather in the recovery area, later explained by CEO Elon…

(Update: scrubbed) SpaceX’s next Starlink launch to break rocket fairing reuse record

Update: SpaceX says that today's Starlink-12 launch attempt was scrubbed due to a mysterious "recovery issue." Liftoff from Kennedy Space…

SpaceX eyes Starlink to connect rocket recovery ships to the internet

Regulatory filings show that SpaceX wants to use Starlink to connect its fleet of rocket recovery ships to the internet,…

SpaceX Starship test tank survives first two nights of stress testing

SpaceX's newest Starship test tank has survived the first two nights of stress testing, pushing the steel tank one step…

SpaceX’s first high-altitude Starship a week away from completion, says Elon Musk

CEO Elon Musk says that SpaceX's first high-altitude Starship prototype - built entirely out of a new steel alloy -…

SpaceX Starship test tank set for destructive finale after ‘cryo proof’

SpaceX's fourth Starship test tank is set for a destructive finale after completing a "cryo proof" pressure test on Thursday.…

SpaceX drone ship heads to sea for Falcon 9’s next Starlink launch and landing

An upgraded SpaceX drone ship is headed roughly 630 kilometers (~390 mi) into the Atlantic Ocean to support Falcon 9's…

SpaceX posts uncut Falcon 9 launch and landing footage and audio

SpaceX has released uncut footage of one of its most recent Falcon 9 launches and landings, including unprecedented onboard audio…

SpaceX Starlink beta latency results on par with fixed broadband in recent tests

In a letter to the FCC last week regarding a request for modification of their Ku/Ka-band license, SpaceX included a…

Tesla Roadster and ‘friends’ make history in newly-published log of 57k+ human objects in space

When the Tesla Roadster and its Starman occupant entered space aboard Falcon Heavy's maiden voyage in 2018, it joined the…

SpaceX Starship factory overflowing with new and flight-proven rockets

After a relatively relaxed period of production and testing, SpaceX's South Texas Starship factory is practically overflowing with new and…

SpaceX’s 13th Starlink launch set hours before next ULA Delta IV Heavy attempt

SpaceX and ULA's next launch attempts have coincidentally wound up scheduled within hours of each other for the second time…

SpaceX’s next Falcon Heavy launch slips into 2021

SpaceX's next Falcon Heavy launch - set to be the rocket's fourth overall - has slipped several months into 2021…

SpaceX’s youngest Falcon 9 booster returns to port after second launch

SpaceX's youngest flight-proven Falcon 9 booster has returned to port after its second successful launch in ten weeks, preceded by…

SpaceX’s second flight-proven Starship makes way for next ‘test tank’

Four days after the rocket's hop debut, SpaceX has safely returned its second flight-proven Starship prototype to an assembly building…

SpaceX Starlink ‘space lasers’ successfully tested in orbit for the first time

SpaceX has revealed the first successful test of Starlink satellite 'space lasers' in orbit, a significant step along the path…

SpaceX soars with flawless Starship hop, Starlink launch five hours apart

SpaceX has successfully launched a Falcon 9 rocket with 60 Starlink satellites and hopped a Starship prototype just five hours…

SpaceX gears up for back-to-back Starlink launch, Starship hop [webcast]

Barring delays, SpaceX plans to launch a new batch of Starlink satellites and hop a Starship prototype for the second…

NASA’s Artemis Moon mission hits important milestone with successful full-scale booster test

NASA's upcoming Artemis mission to the Moon hit an important milestone today by successfully ground testing a full-scale version of…

SpaceX has a California launch date for the first time in 16 months

Just over a week after a Falcon 9 booster was spotted heading west, NASA has confirmed the date for SpaceX's…