Astronomers now say the rocket about to strike the Moon just isn’t a Falcon 9

Enlarge / The Moon is protected from Falcon 9 rockets. (credit score: NASA) About three weeks in the past Ars Technica first reported that astronomers have been monitoring the higher… Read more

SpaceX to launch second rideshare, pressuring small-launch business

SpaceX’s second Transporter mission is scheduled to raise off at 2:56 pm EDT, carrying 88 spacecraft on a southerly trajectory from Cape Canaveral House Pressure Station. [credit: Trevor Mahlmann ]… Read more

SpaceX scrubs first try to launch 143 satellites [Updated]

SpaceX’s Transporter-1 mission is about to carry off on Saturday, January 23rd at 9:40am EST. [credit: Trevor Mahlmann ] Saturday 9:40am ET Replace: The Falcon 9 rocket was prepared. Its… Read more

SpaceX to start its 2021 launch marketing campaign Thursday night

Enlarge / A Falcon 9 rocket stands able to launch the Turksat 5A mission. (credit score: SpaceX) SpaceX will search to kick off what guarantees to be a busy yr… Read more

SpaceX launched a Falcon 9 rocket Sunday that was historic for 2 causes

Loads of clouds remained Sunday when SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket launched. [credit: Trevor Mahlmann ] As a strengthening low strain system crossed the Florida peninsula on Sunday, climate situations at… Read more