Feature Image: Falcon 9 stands ready for IFA. (Image Credit: NASA) CAPE CANAVERAL – Saturday morning, the stage […]
Space tourism. The very term sounds like something from the far distant future. However, it is currently 2020, and this year could very well be the year in which the super-wealthy begin travelling to space as tourists. Both Virgin Galactic and Blue Origin seem to be on the cusp of bringing untrained, untested, but extremely wealthy individuals to space, if even for only a few moments. How did we get to this point, and what does the future hold for those who wish to “boldly go” to the edge of space, or even beyond?
SpaceX conducted a successful static fire of the Falcon 9 to be used for the Jan. 18 In-Flight Abort test.
ORLANDO, FLORIDA – Those eagerly awaiting the return of human spaceflight launched from US soil must continue to […]
Dec. 23 SpaceX announced, via Twitter, that they completed the 10th test of their Mark 3 parachute system […]
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ORLANDO, FLORIDA – With the launch of Boeing’s CST-100 Starliner Orbital Flight Test (OFT) tomorrow, and the the […]
While a January launch date still holds firm, SpaceX and NASA delay launch of Crew Dragon on an In-Flight Abort Test by one week.
SpaceX completed a static fire engine test today. It began with two burns for a duration of one-second […]
SpaceX is targeting this Saturday November 9th for the Crew Dragon static fire test at LZ-1 in Cape […]