• SpaceX set to launch mysterious Zuma payload tomorrow night

    6 days ago - By The Verge

    Tomorrow night, SpaceX will launch perhaps its most secretive payload yet: a classified government satellite built by defense contractor Northrop Grumman. The purpose of the mission, codenamed Zuma, is essentially unknown. It's unclear what kind of spacecraft is going up, or which government agency the launch is for. All we really know is that Zuma is scheduled to go into lower Earth orbit on top of a Falcon 9 rocket out of Cape Canaveral, Florida.
    The Zuma mission only became public in October, when NASASpaceflight.com reported on documents that SpaceX had filed with the Federal...
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  • SpaceX is launching a secret mission called 'Zuma'

    SpaceX is launching a secret mission called 'Zuma'

    6 days ago - By Engadget

    On November 16th, between 8PM and 10PM Eastern, SpaceX is sending a secret payload called "Zuma" beyond our atmosphere. The aerospace corporation test-fired a Falcon 9 rocket on November 11th with the intention of launching the mission on the 15th. W...
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  • High Winds Delay Launch of Advanced Weather Satellite JPSS-1

    High Winds Delay Launch of Advanced Weather Satellite JPSS-1

    6 days ago - By Space

    An advanced new weather satellite will now launch into space occur no earlier than Thursday after unacceptably high winds delayed an early-morning liftoff from California today.
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  • SpaceX Delays Launch of Secret Zuma Mission to Thursday

    6 days ago - By Space

    SpaceX's planned launch of a secret Zuma payload for the U.S. government has been delayed at least 24 hours to Thursday, company representatives said today .
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