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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  • SpaceX ‘Return to Flight’ Set For Dec. 16 with Next Gen Iridium Satellites – 3 Months After Pad Explosion
    We are looking forward to the inaugural launch of Iridium NEXT, and what will begin a new chapter in our history.” Following up on earlier ... cargo resupply launch for NASA to the International Space Station on June 28, 2015 – and witnessed by this ...
    12/3/2016 - 4:32 pm | View Link
  • SpaceX plans first launch since September's explosion
    After three and a half months, SpaceX could launch a new rocket this December ... caused by a "really surprising problem that's never been encountered before in the history of rocketry." Musk later said that the cause of the accident was "a combination ...
    12/3/2016 - 1:29 am | View Link
  • SpaceX May Soon Return to Flight, Satellite Launch Customer Says
    In the Iridium statement, SpaceX President Gwynne Shotwell said the Hawthorne company, whose full name is Space Exploration Technologies Corp., is "looking forward to return to flight" with the Iridium launch ... before in the history of rocketry."
    12/2/2016 - 9:07 pm | View Link
  • SpaceX sets Dec. 16 for first flight since launch pad explosion
    and what will begin a new chapter in our history.” SpaceX will launch 70 Iridium Next satellites aboard 10 Falcon 9 missions from Vandenberg under a contract signed between the companies in 2010. Thales Alenia Space and Orbital ATK are manufacturing 81 ...
    12/2/2016 - 8:37 am | View Link
  • SpaceX Returns to Flight with First Iridium Next Launch this Month
    We are looking forward to the inaugural launch of Iridium Next, and what will begin a new chapter in our history.” Iridium has partnered with Thales Alenia Space for the manufacturing, assembly and testing of 81 Iridium Next satellites, at least 70 of ...
    12/2/2016 - 6:43 am | View Link
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  • Next Big Future: Spacex disrupting the global space ...
    Spacex disrupting the global space industry so all future launch systems must be reusable, use additive manufacturing and tight development schedules to be relevant
    11/30/2016 - 11:37 am | View Website
  • Launch Manifest | SpaceX
    Our launch manifest is populated by a diverse customer base, including space station resupply missions, commercial satellite launch missions, and US government ...
    11/29/2016 - 4:31 pm | View Website
  • SpaceX South Texas Launch Site
    The SpaceX South Texas Launch Site is a spaceport being built at Boca Chica Village near Brownsville, Texas for the private use of Space Exploration Technologies ...
    11/28/2016 - 12:36 pm | 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 ...
    11/27/2016 - 6:11 am | View Website
  • SpaceX
    Space Exploration Technologies Corporation, better known as SpaceX, is an American aerospace manufacturer and space transport services company headquartered in ...
    11/24/2016 - 5:35 pm | View Website
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