• SpaceX parachute snafu won't delay Crew Dragon launch

    1 month ago - By TheBoyGeniusReport

    NASA appears to indicate that its planned launch of a SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule to the International Space Station is still on track for a launch by the end of May.
    An issue during testing of the Crew Dragon parachute design resulted in the destruction of the test hardware, but SpaceX maintains that the problem was not related to the parachutes.
    The launch will see a pair of NASA astronauts fly aboard SpaceX hardware for the first time ever.
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    SpaceX's upcoming test flight of its Crew Dragon spacecraft will be the first-ever crewed mission using the...
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  • Musk's SpaceX wins NASA award to supply planned lunar space station

    Musk's SpaceX wins NASA award to supply planned lunar space station

    1 month ago - By Reuters

    NASA on Friday picked a new space capsule from Elon Musk's SpaceX to ferry cargo and supplies to the agency's planned lunar space station, a crucial building block to its plans to build a permanent post on the moon and mount future missions to Mars.
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