• NASA: SpaceX Dragon Crew-1 Set to Launch Astronauts to Orbit After Engine Failure Finally Sorted

    1 month ago - By Tech Times

    NASA's Crew-1 aboard the SpaceX Dragon will soon launch from Kennedy and orbit in the ISS! Researchers would focus on Earth and monitor its sea levels!
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  • Rocket Lab successfully launches 10 Earth observation satellites in 15th commercial mission

    Rocket Lab successfully launches 10 Earth observation satellites in 15th commercial mission

    1 month ago - By TechCrunch

    New Zealand launch provider Rocket Lab has put its 15th commercial payload into space, delivering ten Earth observation satellites each to their own orbit. The company is getting back into its stride after an upset in July dampened plans to set a record for launch turnaround time.
    Aboard the latest Electron launch vehicle to leave the Earth were nine of Planet's “SuperDove” satellites, the newer generation of observation craft that allow that company to provide frequently updated imagery of an increasingly large proportion of the surface.
    Canon's CE-SAT-IIB is a demonstration craft...
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  • The first official Crew Dragon mission gets a launch date

    The first official Crew Dragon mission gets a launch date

    1 month ago - By TheBoyGeniusReport

    NASA and SpaceX seem to have finally figured out all the issues preventing them from launching the first official Crew Dragon science mission to the ISS.
    The launch is currently scheduled for November 14th.
    The launch had previously been delayed due to unexpected issues with SpaceX boosters during a separate launch.
    SpaceX has had a very busy year, what with launching hundreds of its own Starlink communications satellites, fulfilling launches for clients, and of course playing a huge role in sending humans to the International Space Station from US soil for the first time in nearly a...
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