Spacex Makes History With Launch To Space Station

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The Falcon 9 rocket blasted off early today off from Cape Canaveral, Florida, carrying the first private capsule to the International Space Station.

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    ... is about Musk’s family history ... particularly for the launch itself. ... establish, Space Exploration Technologies, or SpaceX. The rise ...
    05/18/2015 - 6:14 am | View Link
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    ... history Related Story: Canberra principal returns from week at space ... build model rockets and launch them ... flown by companies like ...
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    ... wove its way through the history of ... of the International Space Station ... So anytime I see a Blue Origin or a SpaceX actually launch a ...
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  • U.S. Air Force Prepares to Send SpaceX Stock Into Orbit
    With this month's successful Crew Dragon "pad abort" test, Elon Musk's SpaceX took another step toward space launch supremacy ... calling it the single largest business opportunity in the history of capitalism... The Economist is calling it "transformative"...
    05/23/2015 - 6:20 am | View Link
  • Space Coast Pads transitioning for the new era
    The work is being conducted at the same time as two nearby pads – LC39A and 39B – continue their conversations to host SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy and NASA’s Space Launch System (SLS ... The pad has a deep history, hosting the Titan IIIE in 1970 ...
    05/23/2015 - 1:34 am | View Link
  • 'Tomorrowland' Draws from NASA Past and Future
    though are being converted for commercial use by the spaceflight company SpaceX under a 20-year lease with NASA. And although the launch pad has been dormant since the final space shuttle, Atlantis, lifted off in July 2011, it did provide a platform for ...
    05/22/2015 - 4:16 am | View Link
  • Launch today! Atlas V with secretive space plane
    United Launch Alliance is fueling an 206-foot Atlas V rocket ... speaking to reporters at the Air Force's Space and Missile History Center. "You can do it much more cheaply." Through donations from more than 40,000 of its members, including some large ...
    05/20/2015 - 6:11 am | View Link
  • Solar sail, military space plane set to launch at 11:10 a.m.
    The Air Force's secretive X-37B space ... the launch of the first LightSail mission. Only in orbit for about a month, "LightSail A" won't actually sail but will serve as a shakedown cruise ahead of next year's planned launch by a SpaceX Falcon Heavy ...
    05/20/2015 - 3:31 am | View Link
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  • SPACE WEBCASTS: NASA SMAP Satellite Launch ...
    Broadcast live streaming video on Ustream. SpaceX will launch a prototype of its manned Dragon spaceship on a suborbital trajectory to test its emergency launch abort ...
    05/24/2015 - 5:45 pm | View Website
  • SpaceX CRS-2 Launch to International Space Station
    Liftoff of Falcon 9 and Dragon from Launch Complex 40 in Cape Canaveral, Fl. March 1, 2013.
    05/24/2015 - 4:48 pm | View Website
  • Company | SpaceX
    Company SpaceX designs, manufactures and launches advanced rockets and spacecraft. The company was founded in 2002 to revolutionize space technology, with the ...
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  • SpaceX Poised for Next Space Station Launch Attempt Early ...
    SpaceX is poised to try igniting their Falcon-9 v1.1 booster again early tomorrow morning, kicking off the United States’ 2015 space launch manifest with the CRS-5 ...
    05/24/2015 - 10:43 am | View Website
  • SpaceX to Launch Next Dragon Mission to Space Station on ...
    Live Launch Tracker. Next Launch : Atlas V – AFSPC-5 Click here for live updates; 2015 U.S. Space Launch Manifest
    05/23/2015 - 6:58 pm | View Website
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