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Construction of the Starship Hopper is progressing at SpaceX's Boca Chica facility.

SpaceX to Continue Starship Hopper Testing This Month

A public road closure notice has revealed that SpaceX plans to resume testing of its Starship Hopper vehicle in the coming weeks. Late Tuesday,...
The Endeavour was launched for the first time on May 7, 1992.

Endeavour was Launched on its Maiden Flight 27 Years Ago Today

On May 7, 1992, the Space Shuttle Endeavour was launched for the first time. Endeavour was the last shuttle ever built and would be...
Interstellar Technologies launches its MOMO rocket to space becoming the first privately funded Japanese company to do so.

Interstellar Technologies Launch Japan’s First Private Mission to Space

Interstellar Technologies (IST) has become the first privately funded Japanese company to launch a rocket into space. The mission was the company’s third and...
Rocket Lab deploy three DOD satellites.

Rocket Lab Deploy Three Experimental DOD Satellites

Rocket Lab has successfully launched three experimental satellites for the US Department of Defense (DOD) aboard an Electron rocket. The mission, which was designated...
Blue Origin has successfully launched its most significant mission to date.

Blue Origin Launch Most Significant Mission to Date

Blue Origin has successfully launched its most significant mission to date carrying 38 payloads for NASA and a number of other commercial customers. Designated...
NASA investigation finds supplier fraud caused failures that resulted in $700 million in losses.

NASA Investigation Uncovers Supplier Fraud That Cost the Agency $700 Million

A NASA investigation has identified faulty materials as the cause of two launch failures that cost the agency more than $700 million. The faulty...
NASA has delayed the launch of the CRS-17 cargo spacecraft after discovering a fault with the space station's power system.

SpaceX Resupply Mission Delayed by Issue with Space Station’s Power System

The launch of a SpaceX Cargo Dragon spacecraft has been delayed after teams discovered a fault with the International Space Station’s electrical power system....
SpaceX has released a album of stunning Falcon Heavy Arabsat-6A launch photos.

SpaceX Release Spectacular Falcon Heavy Photos

SpaceX has released official photography from the launch of the Arabsat-6A satellite aboard a Falcon Heavy on Thursday, April 11. The photos were shared...
The Antares rocket set to launch a Cygnus cargo spacecraft has gone vertical at NASA's Wallops Flight Facility.

Antares Rocket Goes Vertical at Wallops Launchpad Ahead of CRS-11 Launch

The Antares rocket set to launch a Cygnus cargo spacecraft to the International Space Station (ISS) tomorrow has been raised to the vertical position...
SpaceX has confirmed the loss of the Falcon Heavy central core in rough seas.

Falcon Heavy Core Booster Lost to Rough Seas

Correction: It was incorrectly stated that typically a booster is secured by recovery crews following a touchdown. In fact, SpaceX use a small robot...

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Omega to release a second Apollo 11 Speedmaster, this time in steel to commemorative the mission 50th anniversary.

Omega Release a Second Commemorative Apollo 11 Speedmaster

Luxury Swiss watchmaker, Omega has released a second limited-edition Speedmaster to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11. The first comparative Speedmaster, which was...
SpaceX recorded an estimated $2 billion in revenue in 2018.

SpaceX Lead the Market with $2 Billion in Revenue Last Year

SpaceX earned an estimated $2 billion in 2018 according to US investment bank, Jefferies. The amount saw the California-based launch provider surpass industry stalwarts...

LandSpace Completes Hot Fire Test of Groundbreaking TQ-12 Methalox Engine

Private Chinese launch provider, LandSpace has completed a hot fire test of an 80-ton liquid methane-liquid oxygen (methalox) rocket engine. The Tianque-12 (TQ-12) rocket...
SpaceX sues the US federal government again.

SpaceX has Filed Another Lawsuit Against the Federal Government

Court documents have revealed that SpaceX has filed a lawsuit against the United States federal government relating to a launch services bid. The court filing...
China launch BeiDou 2 G8 satellite aboard Long March 3C.

China Launch BeiDou 2 G8 Navigation Satellite Aboard Long March 3C

China has successfully launched the BeiDou 2 G8 navigation satellite aboard a Long March 3C rocket. The three-stage Long March 3C was launched from the...