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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  • Patrick Rowan's Skywatch: Red Dragon has Mars in its sights - MassLive
    On April 27, SpaceX CEO and founder, Elon Musk, startled the space ... pivotal moments in the history of our ... Air Force contracted SpaceX to ...
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  • The asteroid miner's guide to the galaxy - Chicago Daily Herald
    ... was standing between the history of ... working in space"; Elon Musk's SpaceX ... bill called the U.S. Commercial Space Launch ...
    04/30/2016 - 2:09 pm | View Link
  • Are we finally, really going to Mars? - CNN
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    04/29/2016 - 12:34 pm | View Link
  • Humans on Mars: How we might get there - CNN
    MDA US Systems to Build Camera Focus Mechanisms for NASA-JPL Mars ... - AZoOptics
    04/29/2016 - 9:35 am | View Link
  • SpaceX breaks Boeing-Lockheed monopoly on military space launches - Japan Times
    SpaceX scores Air Force contract, launches into new territory -
    04/28/2016 - 3:44 pm | View Link
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  • JCSAT-14 mission set for Thursday morning flight on SpaceX Falcon 9
    The launch site for the Jason-9 mission was Vandenberg Air ... When the rocket returned to flight with 11 Orbcomm OG2 satellites, SpaceX pushed space exploration history toward a new chapter when it successfully carried out a ground landing of the Falcon ...
    05/3/2016 - 7:13 am | View Link
  • SpaceX to Reveal More Plans for Mars Mission in September
    Making history': First US cruise ship in almost 40 years ... and the Dragon spacecraft which is flown into orbit by the Falcon 9 launch vehicle to supply the International Space Station (ISS) with cargo. Yet the most far-reaching part of that mission ...
    05/3/2016 - 1:44 am | View Link
  • SpaceX aims to send 'Red Dragon' capsule to Mars in 2018
    Musk maintains that reusing rockets is key to reducing launch costs and, consequently, opening up space. SpaceX now has managed to land ... which will be one of the greatest feats of human innovation in the history of civilization, carries with it many ...
    05/2/2016 - 5:47 pm | View Link
  • SpaceX Falcon 9 Launch Scheduled For May 5 From Cape Canaveral Air Force Station
    Today, SpaceX is advancing the boundaries of space technology through its Falcon launch vehicles and Dragon spacecraft ... which it first accomplished in December 2010. The company made history again in May 2012 when its Dragon spacecraft attached ...
    05/2/2016 - 10:04 am | View Link
  • SpaceX Secures $82 Million Military Contract To Launch GPS Navigation Satellite
    Elon Musk makes history by breaking a military contract monopoly now that SpaceX won one to launch a global positioning system (GPS satellite). Space Exploration Technologies Corporation (SpaceX) has just received a fixed-price military contract worth $82 ...
    04/29/2016 - 2:30 am | View Link
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  • 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
    Space Exploration Technologies Corporation (SpaceX) is an American aerospace manufacturer and space transport services company headquartered in Hawthorne, California, USA
    04/30/2016 - 9:58 pm | View Website
  • SpaceX launch facilities
    SpaceX currently uses two leased orbital launch sites—Cape Canaveral Air Force Station Space Launch Complex 40 in Florida and Vandenberg Air Force Base, Space ...
    04/30/2016 - 7:18 am | View Website
  • SpaceX Commercial Resupply Launch | NASA
    NASA's ambitious commercial space program has enabled a successful partnership with two American companies, SpaceX and Orbital ATK, to resupply the International ...
    04/29/2016 - 6:43 am | View Website
  • News | SpaceX
    SpaceX news and annoucements. ... The Air Force and SpaceX have reached agreement on a path forward for the Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle (EELV) program that ...
    04/27/2016 - 10:52 pm | View Website
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