Rockets

SpaceX Made History Last Night. Watch It All Unfold.

And live vicariously through this rocket landing game

Nina Zipkin

· 2 min read

Watch Elon Musk's View of the SpaceX Falcon 9 Rocket Landing

The company celebrated its first daytime ground landing on Feb. 19.

Nina Zipkin

· 2 min read

Blue Origin Successfully Tests Capsule Safety, Lands Booster

Saving the capsule was the only goal of the test and the survival of the Blue Shepherd rocket, making its fifth flight, served as a bonus for Blue Origin.

Reuters

· 3 min read

SpaceX Rocket Launches Satellite, Then Lands on Ship at Sea

The satellite is designed to provide television, data and mobile communications services to customers across Asia, Russia and Oceania and the Pacific Islands.

Reuters

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Russia Launches First Rocket From New Spaceport at Second Attempt

A rocket carrying three satellites launched near China's border.

Reuters

· 3 min read

SpaceX Breaks Boeing-Lockheed Monopoly on Military Space Launches

The U.S. Air Force awarded Elon Musk's SpaceX an $83 million contract to launch a GPS satellite in 2018.

Reuters

· 2 min read

China to Launch 'Core Module' for Space Station Around 2018

China plans to have a working permanent manned space station around 2022.

Reuters

· 3 min read

SpaceX Achieves First Successful Rocket Landing at Sea

After several failed previous attempts, the company landed its Falcon 9 rocket on a platform in the Atlantic Ocean.

Tom Brandt

· 2 min read

Bezos Praises Third Blue Origin Launch-and-Land Rocket Test as 'Perfect'

Saturday's flight marks the third successful launch-and-land for the rocket, with similar missions completed in January and November.

Reuters

· 2 min read

SpaceX Postpones Falcon Rocket Launch for Second Straight Day

The rocket was less than two minutes from liftoff from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida on Thursday when the launch was scrubbed.

Reuters

· 2 min read

SpaceX Nails Historic Rocket Launch and Landing at Cape Canaveral

'Welcome back, baby!' Elon Musk's space startup epically rebounds after two failed attempts.

Kim Lachance Shandrow

· 3 min read