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SpaceX Starship prototype bears down on first Raptor engine tests

SpaceX's fifth full-scale Starship prototype is fast approaching its first Raptor static fire tests after the company recently delivered one…

Rocket Lab channels SpaceX-like rapid launch capability in July 4 Electron mission

The prominent launcher of dedicated small satellite launches, Rocket Lab, looks to achieve SpaceX-like rapid launch capability of its Electron…

SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft caught on camera during NASA astronaut spacewalk

SpaceX's first astronaut-proven Crew Dragon spacecraft has been caught on camera by one of the two NASA astronauts that piloted…

SpaceX nails second Falcon nosecone recovery in one month

SpaceX has successfully recovered two pairs of Falcon 9 payload fairings (nosecones) - one twice-flown - in one month after…

SpaceX Starlink launch to kick off a potentially record-breaking July

SpaceX's eighth Starlink mission of the year is just a handful of days away from liftoff, kicking off a potentially…

SpaceX Starship prototype kicks off gauntlet of tests for the fifth time

Hours after a successful Falcon 9 launch, a SpaceX Starship prototype has kicked off a challenging gauntlet of tests for…

SpaceX lands rocket for the first time after US military satellite launch

SpaceX has successfully landed a Falcon 9 booster for the first time after a dedicated satellite launch for the US…

SpaceX set for rocket recovery first after US military satellite launch

A SpaceX Falcon 9 is set to become the first commercial rocket to attempt to land after an operational launch…

SpaceX’s reusable Falcon rockets have Europe thinking two steps ahead

In a rare instance of some connection to reality, a European Union commissioner overseeing the space industry has acknowledged the…

Elon Musk makes it to Barron’s 2020 list of top CEOs in the world

To say that circumstances today are challenging is an understatement. With a pandemic ravaging the globe over the previous months,…

SpaceX Starship event expected this September, says Elon Musk

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has implied that he will continue the tradition of annual Starship update events later this year,…

SpaceX shuffles rocket launch order after Starlink delay

SpaceX has stood down from a June 26th Starlink launch attempt to allow "additional time for pre-launch checkouts," meaning that…

Tesla community celebrates 49 years of Elon Musk’s relentless pursuit of dreams and sustainability

Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk is celebrating his 49th birthday today, and both the electric car and space community…

SpaceX fires up Falcon 9 rockets hours apart for back to back launches

SpaceX has fired up two separate Falcon 9 rockets at two separate Florida launch pads in less than 16 hours…

SpaceX transports fifth Starship prototype to the launch pad

SpaceX has at long last transported its fifth full-scale Starship prototype to a nearby launch pad, kicking off a week…

SpaceX Dragon XL could supply NASA astronauts around the Moon and Earth

SpaceX's Moon Dragon could one day deliver supplies to astronauts in Earth orbit on top of its raison d'etre -…

SpaceX blows up Starship tank to test new metal alloy

SpaceX has destroyed the third Starship 'test tank' prototype since it began building and testing the stout steel structures earlier…

SpaceX’s third Starlink launch in three weeks is just around the corner

SpaceX is just a few days away from Falcon 9's third Starlink internet satellite launch in 22 days, also the…

SpaceX Starlink antennas spied at Starship factory for the first time ever

SpaceX's mysterious Starlink 'user terminals' have been spotted in public for the first time ever at the company's South Texas…

SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft put through its paces at orbital space station

SpaceX's first human-proven Crew Dragon spacecraft is being put through its paces in orbit by NASA and even Roscosmos astronauts,…