Andrew Parsonson

Andrew Parsonson is a space enthusiast and the founder of Rocket Rundown. He has worked as a journalist and blogger for various industries for over 5 years and has a passion for both fictional and real-life space travel. Currently, Andrew is the primary writer for Rocket Rundown as we look to expand our reach and credibility.

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NASA has announced that the second Boeing Starliner Orbital Flight Test will be launched on March 25.

Launch of second uncrewed Boeing Starliner test brought forward

NASA and Boeing are now targeting Thursday, March 25 for the launch of the second uncrewed Orbital Flight Test (OFT-2) of the Starliner spacecraft....
SpaceX launched the maiden flight of its dedicated rideshare program. The mission carried a record-setting 143 satellites into orbit.

SpaceX launch record-breaking 143 satellites

A flight-proven Falcon 9 launched 143 small satellites on January 24 as part of the company's first dedicated rideshare mission. SpaceX's Transporter-1 mission was...
A NASA-sponsored mission to the Moon will carry a hard drive containing audience submission from popular YouTuber MrBeast.

YouTuber MrBeast purchases space aboard NASA-sponsored Astrobotic Moon mission

YouTuber Jimmy Donaldson, also known as MrBeast, has purchased space aboard the NASA-sponsored Astrobotic Technology mission to the Moon. The mission is slated to...
United States President Joe Biden has received a 332-gram Moon rock on load from NASA for display in his White House Oval Office.

Biden Oval office features a Moon rock on loan from NASA

The day President Joe Biden was sworn into office, White House personnel were hard at work redecorating the Oval Office to the new occupant's...
The SpaceX successfully returned a Falcon 9 booster to the launchpad in just 38 days, fast than ever before.

SpaceX set new reusability benchmark with 8th booster reuse

The launch of the latest batch of 60 Starlink satellites on January 20 made use of the first Falcon 9 booster to be launched...