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SpaceX fully installs Super Heavy booster’s ‘aerocovers’

For the first time, SpaceX has more or less installed a full set of 'aerocovers' on a Super Heavy booster…

SpaceX readies 4th Falcon 9 booster for 10th launch and landing [webcast]

Update: SpaceX has delayed Starlink 4-6 and Falcon 9 B1060's tenth launch and landing to 7:04 pm EST, Tuesday, January…

SpaceX firms up Falcon 9’s busy January launch plans

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket has rolled out to Kennedy Space Center Pad 39A ahead of the company's third Falcon…

SpaceX drone ship leaves port for Starlink mission during a Falcon 9 launch

In preparation for SpaceX's next launch, drone ship A Shortfall Of Gravitas (ASOG) was spotted departing Port Canaveral in the…

SpaceX Falcon booster completes 10th launch and landing in 19 months

Falcon 9 booster B1058 has successfully completed SpaceX's Transporter-3 mission, acing its tenth orbital-class launch and landing in record time…

SpaceX stress-tests Starship-catching arms with giant water balloons

SpaceX has begun testing Starbase's rocket-catching arms with ballast to simulate the weight of Starship and Super Heavy. SpaceX started…

SpaceX Falcon 9 booster to launch for the 10th time on Wednesday

Update: SpaceX has confirmed reports that Falcon 9 B1058 will launch for the 10th time on Transporter-3, a rideshare mission…

SpaceX working on several Starship, Super Heavy upgrades and design changes

Not long after Elon Musk confirmed plans to add three more Raptor engines to Starship and stretch the upper stage's…

SpaceX “intends” to start launching next-generation Starlink satellites in March

In a new Q&A with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), SpaceX says it still "plans" and "intends" to begin launching…

SpaceX simulates lifting Starship with launch tower ‘arms’

SpaceX has taken Starbase's rocket-catching launch tower 'arms' to new heights during the latest series of proof tests. That process…

SpaceX preparing for third rideshare launch with dozens of small satellites

One week after SpaceX and the world's first orbital launch of 2022, the company is a few days out from…

SpaceX kicks off jam-packed new year with Starlink launch and Falcon landing

SpaceX has successfully completed its first launch - a Starlink mission - of 2022, kicking off the most ambitious annual…

SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket ready for first of dozens of launches in 2022

Teams have rolled a Falcon 9 out of its integration hangar and raised the rocket vertical at Kennedy Space Center…

SpaceX targeting five East Coast Falcon launches in first month of 2022

In a new statement focused on Cape Canaveral's "exceptionally busy" 2022 schedule, a senior US Space Force (formerly Air Force)…

SpaceX Starship ‘launch tower’ spreads its rocket-catching arms

Update: Shortly after publishing, SpaceX began a much more ambitious series of tests with the Starship launch tower's two main…

Elon Musk says SpaceX making good progress on Starship’s upgraded Raptor 2 engines

As is routine, SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has taken to Twitter to offer a few details about the status of…

SpaceX Starship prototype completes fourth static fire

In its true last act of the year, SpaceX successfully fired up its first orbital-class Starship for the fourth time…

SpaceX drone ship heads to sea for first 2022 Falcon launch

SpaceX drone ship Of Course I Still Love You (OCISLY) departed Port Canaveral on January 1st, heading to sea on…

SpaceX closes out 2021 with $1.85 billion in new funding

On the eve of the last day of 2021, SEC filings show that SpaceX has secured another $337 million, bringing…

SpaceX almost loses Falcon 9 booster at sea

After more than a week at sea, the SpaceX Falcon 9 booster responsible for the company's 100th successful landing finally…