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Musk blames SpaceX’s latest Starship explosion on Raptor engine leak

CEO Elon Musk says that SpaceX's latest Starship test flight ended with a midair explosion because a "small" leak started…

SpaceX Crew Dragon, four astronauts set for brief flight around the space station

To set the stage for another Dragon launch just a few weeks from now, NASA astronauts are preparing to board…

SpaceX facility to be built across from Tesla Gigafactory Texas: report

A SpaceX facility could be built across Tesla Gigafactory Texas. Hints that SpaceX was looking for a dedicated factory in…

Elon Musk’s Starlink could make Earth visible to alien civilizations: paper

While humanity has advanced significantly in the short time it has existed on Earth, the planet is, for all intents…

[Update: fully stacked] SpaceX speeds up work on Starship with “hundreds” of upgrades

Update: Less than 24 hours after publishing, SpaceX began installing Starship SN15's nose section, stacking the significantly upgraded rocket to…

Elon Musk’s $30M donation gets response from Cameron County, Brownsville Mayor

On Tuesday, Elon Musk stated he would be donating $20 million to Cameron County schools and $10 million to the…

Elon Musk’s Starlink Beta meets opposition from India’s industry body

It appears that Starlink is facing a challenge in India, a country expected to receive coverage from the satellite internet…

SpaceX’s Starship booster-catching ‘launch tower’ begins to take shape in Texas

Aerial photos show that SpaceX has rapidly begun building the first of two planned skyscraper-sized Starship 'launch towers' in South…

SpaceX to upgrade Dragon with the most immersive window ever launched into space

SpaceX and Inspiration4 customer Jared Isaacman have revealed a substantial and unexpected design change made to the Crew Dragon spacecraft…

SpaceX, Shift4’s Inspiration4 mission reveals its final two crew members

The crew for SpaceX and Shift4's all-civilian Inspiration4 mission is now complete. The final two members of the groundbreaking mission…

Elon Musk announces $30M donation to Cameron County, TX schools, City of Brownsville

Elon Musk has announced he will donate $30 million to Cameron County Schools and the City of Brownsville, Texas. The…

Elon Musk talks upgrades after SpaceX Starship launches, explodes in midair

SpaceX has completed its fourth Starship test flight in as many months, offering the latest glimpse into the often frustrating…

SpaceX Starship eyes Tuesday launch after FAA communication breakdown causes delays

Two new sourced reports suggest that SpaceX's fast-moving approach to Starship development and a shocking level of naivety and ineptitude…

SpaceX ramps up Falcon 9, Falcon Heavy booster testing in Central Texas

In the latest twist in the saga of SpaceX's McGregor, Texas testing facilities, a new Falcon 9 booster has managed…

SpaceX Starship launch delayed to Tuesday by poor FAA planning

Update: CEO Elon Musk says that SpaceX's fourth high-altitude Starship launch has been delayed from Monday to Tuesday after an…

[Update: Scrubbed] SpaceX Starship to attempt same-day static fire and launch

Update: Starship SN11 did manage a timely static fire around 8am CDT but after hours of work, SpaceX appears to…

SpaceX Falcon 9 crushes next-gen ULA Vulcan rocket on cost in first competition

The United Launch Alliance's (ULA) next-generation Vulcan Centaur rocket appears to have made it through what could be described as…

Starlink in talks with UK to become part of $6.9B “Project Gigabit” program

Elon Musk's Starlink seems poised to receive some extra funding as part of "Project Gigabit," the United Kingdom's new $6.9…

SpaceX aces ninth rocket launch, eighth landing this year

Like clockwork, SpaceX has successfully launched yet another batch of 60 Starlink satellites into low Earth orbit, racking up the…

SpaceX Texas test HQ fires up a dozen Falcon, Starship rocket engines in six hours

Though it often falls under the radar relative to SpaceX's high-profile Boca Chica Starship hub, another even more important Texas…