SpaceX (Space Exploration Technologies Corp.) – Founded in 2002 to revolutionize space technology. The company designs, manufactures and launches advanced rockets and spacecraft. One of SpaceX’s goals is to get humanity multiplanetary.
- DART MISSION – DOUBLE ASTEROID REDIRECTION TESTDouble Asteroid Redirection Test (DART) is a NASA space mission designed to test a method of planetary defense against near-Earth objects such as asteroids. A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket carrying the DART spacecraft was launched. The probe is to hit the asteroid and bring it out of its course. Learn more about the Mission (Wikipedia)… Continue reading DART MISSION – DOUBLE ASTEROID REDIRECTION TEST
- CREW-2 MISSIONDEPART FROM THE INTERNATIONAL SPACE STATION: SpaceX and NASA are to autonomously undock Dragon from the International Space Station and touch down off the coast of Florida. Crew-2 Mission Astronauts NASA Astronaut Robert Shane Kimbrough NASA Astronaut Megan McArthur JAXA Astronaut Akihiko Hoshide ESA Astronaut Thomas Pesquet
- CREW-3 MISSIONSpaceX and NASA prepares Falcon 9’s launch of Dragon’s third long-duration crew mission (Crew-3) to the International Space Station (ISS) from historic Launch Complex 39A (LC-39A) at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida. 1.) Launch SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket has lifted off from the Cape Canaveral Spaceport in the U.S. state of Florida after several… Continue reading CREW-3 MISSION
- Starship could be ready for its first launch attempt into orbit next monthIt all depends on SpaceX getting the necessary regulatory approvals to send Starship into orbit. Elon Musk on Twitter: “If all goes well, Starship will be ready for its first orbital launch attempt next month, pending regulatory approval” If all goes well, Starship will be ready for its first orbital launch attempt next month, pending… Continue reading Starship could be ready for its first launch attempt into orbit next month
- Expedition to Mars: “A bunch of people will probably die during Mars mission” Elon Musk saidElon Musk said “a bunch of people will probably die during Mars mission”. But according to him, it doesn’t matter – it will be a great experience for them! But – like history proven, exploring unknown lands is always dangerous and some people do not survive the adventurous journey. Elon would like to reach humans on the… Continue reading Expedition to Mars: “A bunch of people will probably die during Mars mission” Elon Musk said