SpaceX says rocket worked fine as spy satellite reported lost

A SpaceX rocket worked fine in its weekend launch of a secretive government satellite, named Zuma, the company said Tuesday after reports the payload did not make it into orbit. “For clarity: after review of all data to date, Falcon 9 did everything correctly on Sunday night,” said Gwynne Shotwell, president and chief operating officer of… Please follow and like us:

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SpaceX Satellite Launch Pictures Show Alien-Like Scene In California Sky

The sky above California was lit with an alien scene Thursday evening as private spaceflight company SpaceX launched 10 of its Iridium satellites. Bystanders captured pictures of the eerie and beautiful spacescape along with their own explanations of what was happening. SpaceX planned to launch the satellites from Vandenberg Air Force Base near Lompoc, California. The… Please follow and like us:

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Boeing wants to beat SpaceX to Mars. Elon Musk: “Do it”

It’s just a statement, but it’s a pretty clear statement. The journey to Mars just got a bit hotter. Image via NASA. Since the early 2000s, several entrepreneurs have started to develop competitive spaceflight alternatives, breaking what was, until then, a state monopoly. A few companies have managed to bring on significant innovations and reduce costs… Please follow and like us:

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Elon Musk Aims To Send Tesla Roadster To Mars

SpaceX founder and CEO Elon Musk announced Friday his aims to launch his Tesla vehicle into outer space in January on a voyage to Mars and back. The billionaire claims that the Tesla Roadster will play David Bowie’s “Space Oddity” as it orbits into space from the same NASA launch pad in Florida that Apollo 11… Please follow and like us:

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How Much Is Elon Musk Worth? Tesla’s Stock Continues To Soar

It’s no secret that Elon Musk is a successful businessman. His multiple businesses including Tesla and SpaceX distinguished him as a leader in the electric car and private space exploration industries. He started SpaceX in 2002 and Tesla a year later, his third and fourth business ventures. SpaceX gained recognition in 2012 after it launched a… Please follow and like us:

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